My Life as a Will & Grace Fan (+ Review of Live Taping + a 24-Hr Trip from NYC to LA)

Growing up in Turkey in 90s, we didn’t have too many local or international shows on TV that portrayed gay characters. Those characters that existed were usually butt of the joke. When I randomly discovered Will & Grace in late 90s, after watching an episode of Friends, it was instant love. I suddenly had a huge crush on Will. Besides being an eye-candy, he was also a true idol for me at the time. Living a life, surrounded by good friends that got him into crazy shenanigans, in arguably the best city on earth. I was still not out as a gay boy, so watching a “normal” character as the lead and learning the queer culture in my dream city was a magical thing. I was so sad when the show came to an end in 2006, I was literally ready to slap someone just like Karen, who slapped Jack when she found out Friends and Fraser were ending.

48 Hours in Cappadocia, Turkey: An American Gay Couple’s Experience

My boyfriend Doug and I spent 48 incredible hours in Cappadocia, Turkey in May 2018. As an openly gay couple, we were positively surprised by the level of hospitality and friendliness we’ve experienced, both by the locals and the tourism industry workers. A must-visit for all!

Mirador at Torre Latinoamericana – Mexico City Travel Tips

Mexico City Travel Tip: Visit Torre Latinoamericana, a skyscraper with a distinctive design, which can be noticed from the most of the Downtown Mexico City. At almost an impressive 600-feet tall and, the tower has 44 stories. This landmark can be seen pretty much from all of the downtown area.

The Miniature World in the Heart of Times Square, NYC: Gulliver’s Gate

Grab That Passport is home in NYC this time, instead of hopping on a plane, we are going on a trip around the world… without leaving NYC. Gulliver’s GateĀ takes up 50,000 square feet (a full city block wide!) and is a technologically advanced, interactive and immersive world of miniatures that will ignite your imagination andContinue reading “The Miniature World in the Heart of Times Square, NYC: Gulliver’s Gate”

This Service Will Save you Thousands of Dollars on Flights

Thrifty Traveler PremiumĀ is an email alert service that shares ridiculously good flight deals & mistake fares, to almost anywhere in the world, from over 50 U.S. airports! The service is like having a best friend who hunts down the best deals in the world and shoots them straight to your inbox.

Thrifty Traveler Review by Saf Dogan