Monday , 2 May 2016

About Daniël Cronk

  • I am very passionate about traveling. My goal is to visit as many places and experience as many things as I can during my short journey on this earth.
Europe Take 2

Europe Take 2

Today I bought a ticket to Europe to spend my 31st birthday with friends and family..... and also a side trip to Athens, Greece and beyond. I will only have 16 days; since I already spent 5 weeks earl ...

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A Recap of the Journey

A Recap of the Journey

The first few days in Turkey were spent exploring the sights of Istanbul or is it Constantinople? Such a beautiful city that one could spend months here or maybe move here. From Istanbul I boarded an ...

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The End is Near

The End is Near

Istanbul is such a beautiful and wonderful city. It's the ideal place to be stranded if I say so myself. The Blue Mosque at Twilight While walking around on Wednesday a carpet maker tried to get me to ...

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Where Should I Go After Turkey?

Where Should I Go After Turkey?

Update: 20-April-2010: And the winner is: Chile & Easter Island The trip will most likely be in the winter of 2011-2012 -- though anything can change. Help me decide where to go after Turkey. Last ...

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Stranded in Turkey

Stranded in Turkey

Mardin was very nice. I enjoyed my time wandering around aimlessly through the streets. The best part was that everyone greeted you and the kids all said hello and asked you to take their picture (wit ...

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The Cradle of Civilization

The Cradle of Civilization

After leaving the beauty of the Greek Island of Rhodes behind it was time to head off to Fethiye. Fethiye is a small port city located on the southwestern coast, along the Aegean Sea. It and the town ...

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Mamma Please! The Greeks & Turks Friends Now

Mamma Please! The Greeks & Turks Friends Now

I had planned originally to spend 3-nights in the town of Pamukkale, about 3 hours eastish of Selçuk. Pamukkale, also known as "Cotton Castle" is the location of calcium-carbonate rich terraces which ...

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Happy Easter from Selçuk

Happy Easter from Selçuk

Turkey is definitely a very different country, unlike any I have visited up until this point. Although it is a predominately Islamic country, it has a very defined separation between church and state, ...

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Greetings from Istanbul

Greetings from Istanbul

The time has been going so quickly. The first 5-days of the trip were spent in the Netherlands, which were extremely busy. But I got to see a lot of people again so in the end it was worth the effort. ...

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Why Russia Was Disappointing

Why Russia Was Disappointing

Saint Petersburg [Санкт-Петербург], a city located on the Neva River at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea has had a very interesting history. Founded in 1703 by the tsar, Peter I (Pete ...

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The Russian Love Affair

The Russian Love Affair

As quickly as it arrived, my love affair with Moscow came to an end and now I am finding a new love affair, St. Petersburg. The last few days in Moscow were spent visiting some of the numerous museums ...

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