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Name: Murat
Hometown: Bursa, Turkey
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Join Date: May 12, 2009
Contributions: Bluetraveler has written about 13 places, shared 11,458 photos, left 21,782 comments, and smiled 127,493 times.
Interested in: meeting new people, meeting other people to travel with, showing people around my hometown, sharing travel tips and blogs
Travel Plans
Brussels, Belgium
dream destination
in March 2013 probably :)
Moscow, Russia
dream destination
Kiev, Ukraine
dream destination
» see all 12 future travel and dream destinations
Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English, Turkish, a little Spanish and German.. Japanese is on the way :)))
Books you might find in my backpack
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
Summer Adventure in South America.. 3-Month Backpacking...

All trips in Turkey

Crete(Greece)-Malta-Cadiz(Spain)-Virginia(USA) by ship

Japan Adventure... Tokyo-Kyoto-Osaka

Amazonas.. One week in the heart of the jungle.

Industrial Engineer in Navy.
I finished my master's at UIUC (Urbana-Champaign/Illinois) and already returned to Turkey. But still don't know where will I live. I'll update my profile soon.

-trying to get the best from the life and refusing my little world as a life time environment.

I enjoy traveling, like everyone in this site :)), and meeting new people, learning about them and their culture. New people and new lives make our world bigger and more precious.. and of course more meaningful...

Besides all, I want to share my experiences from the different parts of the world with people as well as I want to hear theirs.

Incoming trips:
-Asia and Middle East in Summer (Oman, UAE, Pakistan, India and S.Arabia)
-Italy and Greek Islands as soon as possible! :))
-Europe in 2012

And for the last : LIVE while you are alive!

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Bluetraveler's Travel Blogs

Oct 01, 2003 – Jul 20, 2012
I'm in love with this city :))
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Koh Kood, April 2010, Thailand
Apr 10, 2010 – May 21, 2010
Simply beautiful :))
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My life in USA... Trips in US borders...
Aug 08, 2008 – May 18, 2010
Mostly the road trips... 2 main road trips, one is to Niagara and New England area, second is to NYC by southern highways.. I…
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Bluetraveler's Travel Reviews

Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Istanbul, Turkey
It has a great collection of items from the Ottoman history as well as some religios artifacts. …
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Champaign, Illinois, USA
Great place to eat all kinds of kebabs, Middle east cuisine and some Mediterranean dishes.. I pe…
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Quito, Ecuador
Oswaldo Guayasamin, great painter and sculptor of Ecuador. You can see his great works which emp…