Tag Archives: Food

Three Nights In Jaffa

By | 29th October 2017

At Istanbul S.Gokcen Airport, we were waiting to board our flight to Tel Aviv when I witnessed a heated exchange between two women. Something about it made me feel a certain degree of apprehension about the next stage of our trip. Back in May, I’d had my first taste of the Middle East during a… Read More »

More Delights For The Senses

By | 15th October 2017

During several walking adventures into the Sultanahmet district, we would often pass the Hafiz Mustafa store, its display windows brimming with Turkish delight, baclava and various other pastries and sweets. It began operation as a bakery and confectionery in 1864 and on more than one occasion we stopped for some Turkish tea and baclava or… Read More »