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Property Turkey's blog is designed to give you an insight into all things Turkish, including tips about life in Turkey, Turkish culture, economic & political matters and how to get the best out of your home and investment. Showcasing many case studies of those who invested and/or moved to Turkey and integrated into the Turkish lifestyle, this blog is your informative guide for all you need to know about making the big move overseas to Turkey. 


Focusing on the main hotspots of Bodrum, Antalya, Fethiye, Kalkan, Istanbul, Kas, Side, and more - you can expect us to blog weekly about the latest trends, case studies and news coming out of the top cities in Turkey. Also expect several investment tips and hot tips for real estate and properties that are hot and ready to sell now. 

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Where is the Best Place to Live in Turkey?

life in turkey , moving to turkey retiring to turkey   /   18 January 2021

Where is the Best Place to Live in Turkey? If we follow trends, deciding where the best place to live in Turkey is, Istanbul firmly stands out. Turkey already has thousands of foreigners of various nationalities residing here all year round and stats show they tend to gravitate to some areas more than others. As a general rule, you will find very few foreigners living in the south in places like Mardin. They are landlocked districts, keep a conservative ambience, and few locals speak foreign languages.
How to celebrate Christmas and New Year in Turkey

life in turkey   /   20 December 2020

How to celebrate Christmas and New Year in Turkey At Christmas time, expats are divided into two camps: those who try to recreate the festivities and atmosphere of home, and those who give into new traditions. In Turkey, it's easy to do both. Just about all the trimmings and decorations you could wish for are available (tinsel, trees, turkeys) but Turks don't celebrate on 25 December. Instead, they save the big celebrations for New Year's Eve, when they roast a turkey and exchange gifts. 
What Things are Famous in Turkey?

tourism in turkey   /   16 December 2020

What Things are Famous in Turkey? When exploring famous things in Turkey, we could talk forever. From the east to west, the country has amassed a wealth of notable places, people, events, and objects that stand out for specific reasons. All give a great insight into Turkey, whether this is looking at its past, present or future. This fun way for first-time visitors to learn about culture, traditions, food, art, history reveals so many facts.
Why interest is growing in Istanbul's seaside homes

istanbul   /   14 December 2020

Why interest is growing in Istanbul's seaside homes Seaside property in Istanbul has always been popular. But with a growing awareness of the need for nature and space to keep us happy, and the new emphasis on social distancing, sea view property in Istanbul and suburbs close to the water are experience an unprecedented surge of interest. 
What Are the Major Cities in Turkey? The Best Cities to Visit

tourism in turkey   /   10 December 2020

What Are the Major Cities in Turkey? The Best Cities to Visit Spotting the major cities in Turkey is easy. They are the outstanding destinations often featured in travel magazines or that have one central claim to fame. As urban playgrounds, visitors can expect everything a decent city should offer, including unique architecture, delicious food, a lively shopping, and nightlife scene as well as many tourist attractions. From east to west, hundreds of cities stand out, yet for this article, we specifically talk about cities foreigners like to visit.
Sacred Architecture: The Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia of Istanbul

istanbul , tourism in turkey religion in turkey   /   07 December 2020

Sacred Architecture: The Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia of Istanbul The Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia are two dominant and majestic buildings within Istanbul that regularly make the listings in numerous guidebooks and travel blogs as two of the top landmarks to see in Istanbul. Standing directly opposite each other, the stories of these two buildings stretches far back, connecting two of the world’s greatest empires and also two of the world’s leading religions.
Looking after Your Health While in Turkey

life in turkey retiring to turkey   /   07 December 2020

Looking after Your Health While in Turkey Nobody likes to fall ill at the best of times, and falling ill whilst abroad is certainly not ideal. Whether you are on your summer vacation, or own a property and live in Turkey all year round, visitors and expats alike can enjoy peace of mind with the high quality of healthcare in Turkey and range of facilities readily available. In this blog we take a look at looking after your health while in Turkey, and what you can do to help prevent any health problems while on Turkish soil.
Religion in Turkey, how diverse is it?

religion in turkey   /   07 December 2020

Religion in Turkey, how diverse is it? Is Turkey purely an Islamic based country or is there a tolerance to other religions? How many religions are there in Turkey? We provide an insight with this blog into religion in Turkey and the tolerance of the people and the secular government towards those of other religions who all live in harmony in Turkey. 
Notable Areas of Turkey: Regions, Major Cities and Attractions

tourism in turkey , life in turkey   /   06 December 2020

Notable Areas of Turkey: Regions, Major Cities and Attractions From the Aegean to the east, notable areas of Turkey everyone should know about are plentiful. Before we start, though, here are a few facts for anyone interested in learning. The seven regions of Turkey break down into 81 provinces. Some like the Mediterranean boast of golden beaches and a warm climate. In contrast, the black-sea focuses more on tradition and in some places, promoting landscapes of natural beauty like the Kackar mountain range.
7 Strange Turkish dishes you just have to try

life in turkey turkish cuisine   /   03 December 2020

7 Strange Turkish dishes you just have to try Known around the world as the land of the Kebab, Turkey has a food stereotype that has stretched across continents far and wide. In this blog we look to break some of the stereotypes you might have about food in Turkey and bring you seven of the strangest dishes you will find in this mouth-watering country of flavours and weird combinations of food put together in some of the finest cuisine you will find.

Property Turkey's blog is designed to give you an insight into all things Turkish, including tips about life in Turkey, Turkish culture, economic & political matters and how to get the best out of your home and investment. Showcasing many case studies of those who invested and/or moved to Turkey and integrated into the Turkish lifestyle, this blog is your informative guide for all you need to know about making the big move overseas to Turkey. 


Focusing on the main hotspots of Bodrum, Antalya, Fethiye, Kalkan, Istanbul, Kas, Side, and more - you can expect us to blog weekly about the latest trends, case studies and news coming out of the top cities in Turkey. Also expect several investment tips and hot tips for real estate and properties that are hot and ready to sell now. 

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