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Istanbul with Lale Surmen Aran

Enjoy Rick's live Monday Night Travel party with this video recorded on November 14, 2022. Experience the fun, conviviality, intimacy, and spontaneity of joining Rick in his living room as he shares his personal, inspirational, and sometimes hilarious behind-the-scenes commentary.

Straddling Europe and Asia, bustling Istanbul sits at one of the world's great crossroads. Join Turkish guide and Istanbul guidebook co-author Lale Surmen Aran, as we explore the haggling vendors at the Grand Bazaar, marvel at the mighty Hagia Sophia, visit the Topkapı Palace Harem, and enjoy a traditional and relaxing Turkish bath. As we peel back the layers of Istanbul, we discover why this metropolis on the Bosphorus is one of Rick's all-time favorite cities.

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