I was born in izmir, turkey. At high school, I studied at the American Mission school, American Collagete Institude. I had my bachelors degree at the Ankara University on political sciences. I also majored in finance. I worked for The Industrial Devalopement Bank of Turkey for 23 years. Retired while I was loan and investment manager of the bank. I live in Bodrum Turkey. My special interests are traveling, cooking,reading, bridge, dancing. I have travelled to all of Europe, and many places in Asia, Africa, North and South America, Australia. I still want to travel a lot more. I used Lonely Planet Guide for traveling since many years.