JULY (Temmuz, teh-MOOZ)
The weather is hot, the sky is blue, the sea is warm, and Turkey’s Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are crowded with vacationers both Turkish and foreign, including Blue Voyage yacht cruises, which are most expensive now.
The International Istanbul Jazz Festival brightens Istanbul’s nights during the first two weeks in July.
Use this handy hotel search box to check room rates and availability in July:
—by Tom Brosnahan