South America Trip Leader
Where were you born and where did you grow up?
Born and raised in Turkey. I have also lived in the USA, Costa Rice, Honduras, and Spain. I'm currently living in Chilean Patagonia.
Music, Cinema, Biking, Kayaking, Carpentry.
I am quite good with languages. I have also written articles for some magazines and translated books from English and Spanish to Turkish.
What’s been your greatest outdoor adventure to date?
There are two that I remember particularly. One is a 10 day rafting expedition in Honduras Mosquitia area. The other one was a 10 day Sea Kayak expedition in Chilean fjords, czanal de las Montanas area.
What did you do before discovering a passion for guiding?
I was a university student (studying philosophy) and a translator.
Describe a life experience that has shaped you today:
The moment I started hiking trips when I was still a student. And I also still remember the first day I sat in a raft.