Author: katewanders

Homeless in Thethi


“You’re traveling and having new experiences, so this is a new experience”, he said. “I don’t think I want to have this experience again”, I replied. Hungry, tired, alone, energy-less and penniless, I […]

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Bulgarian Mountains


After a sleepless overnight bus ride from Istanbul I rolled into Sofia, a small city of 1.2 million and capital of Bulgaria. Between the impossibly high heels women wear, brightly colored tights from […]

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Not Constantinople


“Istanbul was Constantinople / Now it’s Istanbul, not Constantinople / Been a long time gone, Constantinople / Why did Constantinople get the works? / That’s nobody’s business but the Turks” They Might Be Giants Constantinople […]

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