Huliganov’s Turkish Experience #9 – Architectural Turkish Delights!

Original playout date: 17 February 2008
Duration: 16:39

I remember this day in January 2016 as the first time I had walked a full 16 km since my youth. This corresponds o an early point in my now 11 year attempt to lose weight and gain strength in walking, which has been an up and down journey, but which has probably enabled me to live this long, as I was not in a good state before, unable to walk many kilometres, even just a few months prior to this.

Here are some of the lovey things I saw in the earlier part of that day after the church visit I had in the morning.

Huliganov senses here in Constatinople a certain part of the Russian soul, you can find it here. Huliganov speaks to this in a way which you will hopefully understand.
I would really like it oof the viewership of this film would grow as there have been only 137 views in ten years while in fact it is one of my best ones, with some quite insightful remarks, some good shots, quite a lot of beauty and atmosphere and I think my fans would really enjoy it. By the way, the cross over Ayasofya really happened, no photomontage. The only thing “fake” in this video is the use of Armenian music, but it does match nicely.

Quote of the clip: “These are the sultans of swing”.

***Statistics and Credits***
Views at the time added to HTV: 137
Likes at the time added to HTV: 2
Dislikes at time added to HTV: 0
Popularity % ” ” ” =L/(L+D): 100.0%
Comments at time added: 3
Total interactions at time added: 5
Total interactions to views 3.6%
Camera: Fuji Finepix
Post Production: Windows Movie Maker – medium use
Location: Istanbul, Topkapi area,
Other people featured: None
Genre: Travel
Music used: Gala – Miush Shkirman
Languages used: English, some Turkish,
Animals/plants featured: Naturally occuring vegetation
Other remarks: “There’s still a cross over Ayasofya, they can call, what they like…we don’t need to worry, jesus will win in the end.”

About David J. James

56 year old UK origin Chartered Accountant and business consultant who loves languages, literature, history, religion, politics, internet, vlogging and blogging and lively written or spoken discussion, plays backgammon and a few other board games. Walks and listens to Audible for hours a day usually, and avoids use of the car. Conservative Christian, married to an angel with advanced Multiple Sclerosis. We have three kids, two of them autistic, and we live in Warsaw, Poland. On the board of the main British-Polish charity Fundacja Sue Ryder in Poland, and involved in the Vocational Autistic School of "Nie Z Tej Bajki" in Warsaw. Member of Gideons International. Serves on two committees of the Chamber of Auditors in Poland, and on several Boards and Supervisory Boards. Has own consultancy called delivering business governance and audit/valuation solutions as well as mentoring. Author of the GoldList Method for systematic optimal use of the long-term memory in learning.

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