Healthcare in Istanbul, Turkey
Expats and global nomads in Istanbul share their experiences with health insurance, healthcare in Turkey, local hospitals and specialists, quality of medical care and more.
Moving to Istanbul, Turkey
Expats offer advice about everything you need to know before moving to Istanbul: what to bring (and what to leave behind), how to find housing and more.
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Istanbul.
Expat Report: Healthcare in Istanbul
An expat in Istanbul talks about health insurance, emergency medical care and non-emergency care in Istanbul. He has an operation at Baskent University Hospital and was very pleased with the quality of medical care.
Expat Report: Culture Shock in Fatih, Istanbul
A serial expat describes his 51 years of experience as an expatriate and world traveler. While not the longest report, it provides some insight into what drives some people to embrace life as a globe trotter.