Middle East 2019

Review: Turkish Airlines Business Lounge Istanbul

Review: Turkish Airlines Business Lounge Istanbul

I visited Turkish Airlines’s glitzy new business class lounge at the new Istanbul Airport. Overall, this is a very impressive lounge that successfully builds on the legacy of the old CIP Lounge.


The Captivating Caves of Cappadocia

The Captivating Caves of Cappadocia

Looking back on the magical few days we spent amidst the fairy chimneys and stunning landscapes of Turkey’s Cappadocia region.


Istanbul, A Cultural Crossroads

Istanbul, A Cultural Crossroads

Istanbul has long played a role as a crossroads between East and West, so I was particularly excited to spend five days here as part of my trip to the Mediterranean & Middle East.


Review: St. Regis Istanbul

Review: St. Regis Istanbul

I booked a week-long stay at the St. Regis Istanbul for my first proper visit to Turkey, and the overall experience was pleasant but not spectacular.


Impressions from Middle East 2019

Impressions from Middle East 2019

Six countries, countless incredible landscapes, and a week of luxury flight & hotel experiences to top it off. Here are the impressions from my recent trip to the Mediterranean and Middle East.


Booked: A Journey Through the Old World

Booked: A Journey Through the Old World

I’ll be visiting the Mediterranean and Middle East in May, checking off a few major bucket list items in a brand-new part of the world. Here’s my thought process behind planning this behemoth of a trip.