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He also admitted in the footage that he was high from sniffing glue, according to a translation carried in an English-language
Recently the death of American traveler, Sarai Sierra in Turkey made headlines and started a global conversation about whether or not women should travel solo.
Like Sierra, I enjoy traveling independently, and going off the beaten track, but I was glad my friends were with me when I explored this creepy, dank place. Why was Sierra's body not found sooner?
Her body was found stuffed into an opening in Istanbul's ancient walls on Feb. 2. A deadly blow to the head killed her, officials
Murder suspect Ziya Tasali who was caught on Sunday near the Turkey-Syria boarder after being on the run for more than a
"I got very angry and hit her back twice with a stone that I found on the floor," Tasail said, according to the Times' account
I look at all the wonderful experiences I've had traveling solo and never once will regret it or stop taking these trips.
The 33-year-old married mother of two was due to fly home to Staten Island on Jan. 22 after a two-week trip to Turkey, Amsterdam
The 33-year-old married mother of two was traveling alone for two weeks when she disappeared on Jan. 21, the day before she
A clip from a surveillance camera allegedly shows Sierra strolling along an uncrowded sidewalk next to a four-lane road headed
The fact that violence against women is endemic, not only in Turkey but in all parts of the world, demonstrates yet again that we haven't come as far as we'd like to think.
Witnesses allegedly told police that Z hasn't been seen since he was covered in dirt on Jan. 21 -- the day the 33-year-old
In Istanbul, she met with a Turkish man identified as Taylan K. the day before she was due to return to the United States
Being a foreigner makes you stand out; a woman traveling alone can still be an oddity in some places. Learn about the culture and make sure you will feel comfortable conforming to the customs.