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Deniz Gözler Özenç
This secondary school canteen from Turkey is one of a kind: its run by students who are both its customers and its cashiers.
Rejans Istanbul, the oldest restaurant of the city unfortunately had to be shut down in 2011, due to a conflict with the landlord. Thankfully, the new owners Mike Norman and Sasha Anton Khan who also happen to own the world-famous 360Istanbul, reopened Rejans with a new name: 1924Istanbul. Here's how it looks now:
Sergüzeşt Otel opened last spring in Büyükada (Prinkipo) with all its warmth, coziness and sincerity. It's the perfect escape for those running from the city's hustle bustle.
Comfy beds? Check. Vitamins? Check. Hangover food? Check. Favorite movie? Check. The real question is - do you still have alcohol on your bloodstream?
Thermal baths are for relaxing, right? Well not anymore. Thanks to a now viral video, Japan's Beppu City is set for bringing hot springs into an amusement park, appropriately dubbed as the "spamusement park."
"Everything is allowed: Fighting, alcohol, murder, rape, smoking, anything." the Siberian Times reports.
Imagine a Saharan town of Algeria where the temperatures hit 50°C (122°F). Well it snowed there for the first time after 37 years.Ain Sefron,...
Paris is about to get one of the most green-friendly cities in the world: a new law that passed last month now allows Parisians...
Wait for it Londoners! Soon, there'll be a new way to enjoy your morning coffee: the new Fellatio Cafe is to open in Paddington, staffed with robot sex workers.
Beware! The suggestions you'll find on this list won't be given away to you by tour guides. I lived in Budapest for one whole year and here are all my suggestions for those who wish to have a taste of my glocal Budapest.