Category Archives: Istanbul

Come Experience Turkish Hospitality This Summer

Repeatedly we hear customers rave about Turkish hospitality and for good reason. The lovely people of Turkey treat every visitor as God’s guest, regardless of religion or language spoken. These gentle and loving people are kind and helpful towards foreigners. This hospitality does not apply only to tourists. Turkish men greet each other with a kiss on both cheeks. Elders are respected and cherished by the youth. Perhaps elders are cherished because the culture is family oriented with parent ... read more

Tipping in RAA Service Countries Explained

Every country has rules on tipping for service. Some encourage generosity while other discourage tipping at all. Instead of wondering what the rule is when you visit one of our service locations, check out the list below and know what amount is appropriate to tip, if at all! EUROPE: Restaurants in Europe tend to include the tip in the service charge on the bill. While it is acceptable to leave a few Euros over, you are never expected to tip 20 percent. When using a taxi, round the fare up or ... read more

Four Amazing Cities to View Autumn in Europe

The northern hemisphere is cooling off this time of year. Tourism slows making sightseeing more enjoyable for those who prefer less crowds. If you enjoy quiet walks to take in all the fall colors, it’s the perfect time to visit Europe’s most beautiful fall cities. Budapest, Hungary Temperatures in Budapest linger around 70 degrees Fahrenheit/ 21 degrees Celsius. This is the perfect temperature to enjoy the many festivals in the region. Most of the tourists have returned home and th ... read more

Grand Bazaar Istanbul: Hagglers' haven

Turkey is probably the only country where ‘East meets West’ in the true essence of the phrase. Whether it’s the great location of the country laid centrally between the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa, the rich history spanning 25000 years, vibrant culture with classy blend of orientalism and western modernism or splendid architecture with Romanesque, byzantine and Moorish impacts on it, Turkey boasts diversity on every step of the way. The tasty Turkish cuisine, vibrant market p ... read more

Let us host you for the 2015 UEFA European Football Championship

The UEFA European Football Championship 2015 will be held in different venues across Europe the list of Matches with their venues can be viewed here. Millions of intrepid football fans from all over the world are expected to travel towards these cities of Europe. The finale will be played at the Olympiastadion, Berlin on Saturday 6 June 2015. If you are a football enthusiast, you will love to cheer with the Champs, bare the flag with the winners, celebrate the win in a corner café or a ... read more