Postcard from Urla
Creative Director at Ceremony Flowers & Events, In Bloom
YOUR FAVOURITE DESTINATION?
Anywhere in Agean Coast. Both Turkey & Greece
TELL US ABOUT THE STAY? WHERE AND HOW WAS IT?
Fantastic environment. Well designed experiences. Sustainable and commune living minded. Space for mindful activities and hobbies. A thoughtful gastronomic execution. A place to disconnect from the typical chaos of the new Alaçatı.
ANY GREAT FINDS FROM THAT LAND?
The wine route with 6 fantastic wineries. And many smaller artisans, artists in the Urla region.
YOUR PLAYLIST OR FAVORITE SONG ON REPEAT?
Life by Jehro
Love Story by Monsieur Minimal
Keramikosvourla - a stoneware gallery store
GREAT FOOD? WHERE?
Urliçe - Urla
Od Urla- Urla
Lale Katmerci - Urla
Asma Yaprağı - Alaçatı
Bernadette - Alaçatı (must try the hamburger)
Köşe Kahve- Alaçatı
WHAT DID YOU PACK?
Evet Little - All navy, white mostly stripes, espadrilles, exercise ware, bathing suit, Eda Taşpınar Suntan pil, books
WOULD YOU GO BACK? WHY?
Yes. Because I need slow living and escape Istanbul’s frantic pace.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR NEXT DESTINATION AND DREAM DESTINATION OR JUST DREAMS:)
My next destination is my beloved Büyükada. I will be taking a self imposed writing retreat for 15 days on my childhood summer heaven.