Today, Turkey is among the most popular tourist destinations in the world. However, you might have heard many stereotypes about this beautiful country and begin wondering about many topics, such as: How safe is Turkey? What's the Turkish Lira exchange rate? What about Turkey's weather and climate?
We hope to answer these questions and reduce any concerns before you start your voyage to Turkey! Let's look at the most common topics visitors may wonder about before traveling to Turkey.
Naturally, you will have many queries about the actual process of traveling to Turkey, from how to travel and when, to the little details such as health, children, and even insurance. Let's look at the most commonly searched topics:
Border Formalities and Turkish Visas
If you are from the EU, you will likely need a visa before traveling to Turkey. In the following articles, you can find an answer to all your questions about getting a tourist visa, work visa, customs, immigration, etc:
Health and Insurance in Turkey
Getting health and travel insurance is essential no matter where you travel in the world, and Turkey is no exception. Here are all the articles related to health and insurance in Turkey:
Money and Currency in Turkey
Since the Turkish currency keeps fluctuating throughout the years, it naturally became another commonly searched topic when traveling to Turkey. Here are our articles aiming to answer your questions:
Transportation in/to Turkey
Safety in Turkey
Another big superstition about traveling to Turkey is that it is unsafe. Turkey is among the world's most popular tourist destinations, and that would not be the case if that was true. Here are all the articles related to safety in Turkey:
Women/Female Travelers in Turkey
Turkey's Regions, Maps & Climate
While it is not essential, learning about the geography and the climate of the country you will visit can be helpful. Here are all our related articles on the topic:
Shopping in Turkey
Food in Turkey
Turkey has the most memorable food the world has to offer. Here are the most popular meals and drinks in Turkey:
Communication is a key aspect when it comes to having a pleasant holiday. Let's have a look at the standards of communication in Turkey:
Turkey has a long history and rich culture. While it can be difficult to grasp Turkish culture, it boils down to three principles: be kind, helpful, and truthful to other people.
Let's look at the wonders of Turkish culture and related articles we have:
Turkish Culture and Customs
Here are More Topics We Have Covered So Far!
- Special Interest Trips: beaches, yachting, weddings, and more.
- Disabled Travelers: Accessibility of hotels, airports, trains, local transport, historic sights, and buildings.
- Electricity: Plugs & sockets/points, converters.
- Turkish Tourism Offices: If you ever need help when traveling to Turkey.
- Photography and Video in Turkey: Turkey is perfect for photography year-round.
- Complaints: Hotel, tour operator, travel agency.
—by Can Turan