Bodrum Tag Archives

Back To Basics:

  Sometimes you just gotta bring it back to the basics, back to a white t-shirt (linen in this case) and jeans, classic America.  I like to spruce up my Ts with a statement piece of jewelry or a summer scarf.  This one happens to be from Bodrum, Turkey, and again, any souvenirs brought back from my travels always make me happy when I wear …

Pull It Together:

I always say that I accomplish more and feel better about myself personally and professionally when I’m “dressed”.  Lots of elements help make me feel put together on a random day during the week.  For starters, a good blazer makes me feel professional and in control.  It helps that on a Spring day when it’s not 40 degrees this can count as your outerwear piece.  I also love …

Travel Luxe:

I absolutely adore traveling.  The further away and more exotic the better (crazily enough I haven’t even been to Italy or London).  A few months ago I visited Istanbul and Bodrum, two years after honeymooning in Vietnam and Cambodia.  I’m pretty organized when it comes to the details of my itineraries, but occasionally am presented with the dilemma of “Where’s that little local spot that …

Turkey Recap, Part II:

The second part of our Turkey excursion consisted of beaches and relaxation in Turkbuku, a town about 25 minutes from Bodrum.  What ultimately made this my favorite part of the vacation was our accommodations at the Macakizi and the people we met there.  The entire hotel, which consists of only a few dozen rooms and suits, is built into the side of a sweeping hill that ends at the …