Turkey is Beautiful: Part I

Turkey is FULL of BEAUTY. Ask anyone who has ever lived in or traveled to this beautiful country and they will tell you that it was one of their favorite places to visit or stay. On Tuesday, I had a wonderful day immersed in this same beauty. I had my language lesson followed by several hours of practicing and studying the language. At the end of all of this, our family headed to see the celebratory air show marking the 90th anniversary of Turkey’s Republic Day lead by the historic achievement of Atatürk. While I may not be Turkish, I found myself celebrating all that Turkey means in this region and around the world. Below are a few pictures for you to see a bit of the festivities.


Sam also was excited about some of the less monumental, but oh-so-important details of this special day…