Roasting marshmallows during camping night at Koç ELC’s summer camp.

Roasting marshmallows during camping night at Koç ELC’s summer camp.

Contemplating life in Selimiye Mosque in Edirne.

Contemplating life in Selimiye Mosque in Edirne.

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Trying my hand at painting in Bebek, Istanbul.

Trying my hand at painting in Bebek, Istanbul.

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These lions line one of the entrances to Anitkabir (Atatürk’s masoleum) in Ankara.

These lions line one of the entrances to Anitkabir (Atatürk’s masoleum) in Ankara.

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Taken at the top of the castle in Ankara, Turkey.

Taken at the top of the castle in Ankara, Turkey.

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My family came to visit in June, and here I am (on the left) with my siblings in Hagia Sophia/Ayasofya.

My family came to visit in June, and here I am (on the left) with my siblings in Hagia Sophia/Ayasofya.

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Taken on a trip to Safranbolu.

Taken on a trip to Safranbolu.

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Taken in the Rumelihisari ruins in Istanbul.

Taken in the Rumelihisari ruins in Istanbul.