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Izmir Alsancak
Izmir Alsancak
For the ultimate Izmir experience and for the best of what Izmir has to offer, it doesn’t get much better than Alsancak. For those who prefer the laid-back cosmopolitan, social lifestyle and to be at the center of culture and entertainment, Alsancak is the place to be. 
Buying properties on the Asian side of Istanbul
Buying properties on the Asian side of Istanbul
The Asian part of Istanbul may not be popular for foreign buyers, but it does not mean that it lacks quality properties. On the contrary, living and buying a property in the Anatolian part has many advantages.
How to spend a perfect summer in Istanbul?
How to spend a perfect summer in Istanbul?

Are you planning to visit Istanbul but unsure what to do or where to go? Do you need to get a unique relaxing vacation? Then, check this article out!

Bomonti, The neighborhood that never sleeps
Bomonti, The neighborhood that never sleeps
Bomonti is a neibhorhood in Sisli, Istanbul that has many entertainment places worth visiting. In this blog, we will present what are the possible ways to spend your day in Bomonti.
The Hidden Treasures of Istanbul
The Hidden Treasures of Istanbul

This article will discuss some of the fantastic places to visit in Istanbul that may not be so popular among foreigners outside Turkey. Still, these are unmissable places.

Investing in Turkey; Reasons, Incentives and Sectors
Investing in Turkey; Reasons, Incentives and Sectors
Turkey features an excellent option for foreign investors for many reasons. What drives investors to prefer Turkey over other countries, and what benefits they may get out of investing in Turkey is what this article about.
International Schools in Istanbul
International Schools in Istanbul
When it comes to moving to a new place, there are certain things foreigners look for in their new destination, schools and educational institutes are one of them. In this article, we are providing small guidance about international schools in Istanbul.
What does 2+1 mean on Turkish apartment advertisements?
What does 2+1 mean on Turkish apartment advertisements?
On the real estate websites, you keep seeing the number of rooms written as 1+0, 2+1, 5+2, etc... This is mostly confusing for foreign buyers, as on the European market only one number is shown for the total amount of rooms. Here we explain, what the + means on the Turkish listings. 
Best Istanbul Marinas
Best Istanbul Marinas
Being a city divided by many water bodies such as the Bosphorus, Golden Horn, and many other lakes, Istanbul has its great share of excellent marinas on its shores. In this article, we will provide a brief description of the top marinas in Istanbul city.
Turkey to Resume Flights: Here's what you should know
Turkey to Resume Flights: Here's what you should know
Turkey's airlines are now running with strict hygiene measures that are focused on ensuring the safe departure and arrival of the public.  In an announcement, while resuming the international flights, The Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Turkey, mentioned that the flight operations are starting with four countries – Russia, India, Kuwait, and South Africa. Also, the country is currently providing the airline facilities to 204 global destinations through both its domestic and international flights. 
Best shopping malls in Istanbul
Best shopping malls in Istanbul
Are you wondering which are the best shopping malls in Istanbul? Here's a summary of the most popular shopping malls
Traveling to Turkey Post COVID: What You Should Know
Traveling to Turkey Post COVID: What You Should Know
The on-going pandemic has badly affected global travel among many other sectors and life fields. Luckily, Turkey is on its way to recover the lockdown and resume everyday life again. Its principal cities have gradually regained their tourism reputation. In this article, we discuss how it is to travel in Turkey post COVID19.
International airports in Turkey
International airports in Turkey
  Turkey has numerous international airports throughout its regions. Especially the new Istanbul Airport aims to host most of the transit flights between Asia, Europe, and America. On the other hand, the international airports in Izmir, Bodrum, and Antalya are some other busy and well-connected airports in Turkey.
Istanbul Canal and Istanbul Real Estate
Istanbul Canal and Istanbul Real Estate

Istanbul Canal is the new megaproject pursued by the Turkish government. It's initiated and backed by President Erdogan. Istanbul Canal is promising to be a spectacular project with many positive impacts on the real estate market in Istanbul as well as the local economy. 

Why invest in Kusadasi
Why invest in Kusadasi
Kusadasi has always been a sought-after location for Turkish and foreign holidaymakers and second home investors. In this article, you will read how it started, and what to expect of new investments.  
Emaar Istanbul
Emaar Istanbul
Dubai based international real estate development company Emaar has developed spectacular projects in Istanbul Turkey
Banks in Turkey
Banks in Turkey
The banking system in Turkey can be divided into four main types, namely Deposit banks, Foreign banks, Participation banks, and Development and investment banks. The Central Bank in Turkey forms the center of the Turkish banking system. In daily life, you would be dealing mainly with Deposit banks and Foreign banks.   
Which countries can I visit visa-free with a Turkish passport?
Which countries can I visit visa-free with a Turkish passport?
The approval given to a passport to enter a country or to leave a state is called a visa. Visas vary according to the terms of the agreement between countries. Numerous countries don't require a visa with a Turkish passport or issue visas on arrival. 
Public transportation in Istanbul
Public transportation in Istanbul
Istanbul is Turkey’s busiest city and millions of people use public transportation every day. Routes are being increased regularly. Here we made a list of current public transportation ways in Istanbul. 
A Short History of Kusadasi
A Short History of Kusadasi
Kusadasi was once ruled by the Greeks, the Persians, and the Romans before it became part of the Ottoman Empire. This resulted in many historical places of importance, such as Ephesus and the Temple of Artemis. Read here a brief history of Kusadasi, and the main historical places in the area. 
Change in the law concerning foreign landowners in Turkey
Change in the law concerning foreign landowners in Turkey
Do you own land in Turkey or have the intention to purchase land as an investment? Here you will read about the latest regulations regarding foreign nationals purchasing land in Turkey. 
Traveling to Turkey tips and advice
Traveling to Turkey tips and advice
Do I need to carry my ID with me? Is it safe to drink tap water? And many more questions and answers about traveling to Turkey. 
Food culture in Turkey
Food culture in Turkey
Turkish cuisine is known worldwide. The question "What is a typical Turkish food?" is hard to answer. In this blog, we will try to give you an overview of different types of cuisines that can be found in Turkey. 
Activities in Kusadasi
Activities in Kusadasi
Besides cultural places of interest like Ephesus or Sirince, Kusadasi is also offering a variety of activities. Here we will give you some examples. 
Starting your own business in Turkey
Starting your own business in Turkey
Company types in Turkey and procedures for starting your business in Turkey
Medical Services in Turkey
Medical Services in Turkey
Turkey Medical Tourism Laser Eye, Dental, Plastic Surgery, and Hair Transplant in Turkey. Get a price quote for your medical treatment in Turkey