Expats In Istanbul, Turkey
If you are looking to connect with expats in Turkey, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs Turkey written, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by Expats Living in Turkey
- The Depth of Now
Discovering Istanbul through Storytelling & Photography
Captures the meanderings of love and life in Istanbul from an expat's perspective and aims to inform other expats of the things to expect in an exotic and often confusing life in Turkey. A mixture of serious life lessons, humor and hopefully helpful posts for fellow Istanbul expats to enjoy.
- Heart & Seoul Travel Blog
I started this blog in Norway 5 years ago, then continued it in South Korea, where I was sponsored by the Korean Gov. Now, I'm in Istanbul and will be writing from here consistently for the next 2 years.
- One Foot in Europe
Documenting my life as an ex-pat in Istanbul, warts and all. All about experiences, travels, food and anything else in between!!
Through the eyes of a California couple and their dog and cat.
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- Indonesian Expat Living in Turkey - Interview with Dian
Dian is a Mother (and housewife), an Indonesian author, blogger, ghost writer, Graphic & Web Designer, online Turkish-Language-teacher. Since April 2005, she is living in Alanya, Turkey as she...
- Canadian Expat Living in Turkey - Interview with Christopher
Christopher is a twenty-something year old Canadian who finds himself living in the historic city of Istanbul. Teaching is his profession, but writing is no less a passion in his life, as evidenced...
- American Expat Living in Switzerland - Interview with Margaret
Margaret is an American who fell in love with a Peruvian man and ended up following him to Zurich, Switzerland, where she now does her best to make a home. Her background is in research science, but...
- Australian Expat Living in Turkey - Interview with Lisa
Eternally curious, Lisa Morrow never stops asking questions and trying to learn about life in modern Turkey. She has published an essay collection called "Inside Out In Istanbul" about life in the...
- American Expat Living in Turkey - Interview with David & Leah
David and Leah are both from Michigan, but have called many places home in the last several years. They got married after college and worked in Virginia for a while. Then they packed up everything...
Latest News Mentioning Istanbul
- Coronavirus panic leaves travellers and expats trapped overseas
Out of all the stories about people trapped where they didn’t want to be due to the pandemic, this illustrates the worldwide chaos caused by governments’ uncoordinated reactions. On the sixth...
- Expats in Istanbul enjoy varied social events during the Festive Season
Expats across the world celebrate the Festive Season in many different ways, with Istanbul’s expat community offering a great choice of social events spanning the entire month of January. Even...
- Expat-led environmental group holds cleanups in Turkey
Tidy Turkey is yet another of the world-wide initiatives to clean up beauty spots and beaches covered in human-deposited trash. Environmentally-friendly and like-minded expats and citizens come...
- Expats in Turkey fear growing anti-Westerner sentiment
Following the latest terror attack in Istanbul, many expats in Turkey are beginning to be afraid that anti-westerner sentiment is escalating. Many foreigners living in Turkey are now checking...
- Inexpensive European cities give expat quality of life
Everything in life, including food and shelter, needs to be paid for, but expats on a budget can still get quality of life in a number of European cities. Every expat knows the ‘best things in...