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Technology Hates Me

Technology officially hates me...

Yesterday afternoon I was relaxing in my bedroom, watching old episodes from my current favorite TV series "Covert Affairs" that I had on my external hard drive, when suddenly, the hard drive was ejected and stopped working...
I tried it again, but without any luck...my lovely new MacBook Air wasn't able to recognize the device. I was in shock for a few minutes, then I decided to try it on a Windows computer to see if it is working....I got a message saying that I have to format the disk before I could use it.
I was so angry that I hit my hard drive against the table trying to get it to work....apparently, hitting things doesn't fix them...I should have learned that when I broke my old laptop (literally- I was so angry that my Vaio laptop died a day after I got back from vacation, and in a moment of anger I threw it on the floor and kicked it hard....this story ends with me owning a new MacBook Air)
So, back to my external hard drive…

I'm Still Here :)

Hello!I seem to have disappeared from my blog for a few months...I've been off traveling again and when I came back my lovely pink laptop died :(So I'm sort of laptop-less at the moment...I still have my old laptop and I'm getting a wonderful new MacBook in a couple of weeks!Once my new laptop arrives, I'll tell you all about my vacation! Xoxoxo :)

Zade Dirani - Thankful

A simply amazing piece by Zade Dirani....



Enjoy!



Il Divo - Hallelujah (Alelujah)

ThePianoGuys - Beethoven's 5 Secrets

Those guys are amazing! I stumbled upon their YouTube channel by chance and ever since I've been hooked.

This video is a mash up between Beethoven's 5th symphony and One Republic's song Secrets.



Enjoy :)



Istanbul...Simply Amazing!

I'm baaaaccckkk!
I'm back from a wonderful vacation I have spent in Istanbul. It was my first time visiting this city, but definitely not my last. I am sure I will be going back again and again.

Christmas Day, we landed in Istanbul, and after getting the luggage and heading to the hotel, it was time to rest for a while, before going out and exploring the city.
We were staying in Sultanahmet, which is the old part of Istanbul where the most important historical monuments are. Our hotel, a beautiful and charming luxury boutique hotel, was within a few minutes walking distance from the historical sights and the tram station.

After resting for a few hours, we decided to take a walk around the area. We were stopped by waiters and restaurant managers on a busy touristic street, each inviting us to take a look at their menu. This happened quite a few times on the same street and I got a little frustrated. I've literally just arrived a few hours ago, and all I wanted was to walk a…