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Hospitals in Istanbul

Hospitals in Istanbul

Hospitals in Istanbul The healthcare system in Turkey is similar to many countries. All Turkish citizens have social healthcare insurance or they can secure themselves with a private insurance to be able to get help is private hospitals. Within this post, the idea is to share private hospitals only since we absolutely discourage you to get...
Mobile in Turkey

Mobile in Turkey

Mobile in Turkey Have you recently moved to Turkey? Bought a new Turkish SIM card and a new Turkish number? You have been more than 2 weeks in Turkey with your mobile phone and wondering why it does not work anymore? That is because you haven’t paid the tax over your mobile phone in order...
Residence Permit in Turkey

Residence Permit in Turkey

Residence Permit in Turkey Getting a residence permit in Turkey can be quite a time consuming task. If you live in Istanbul, you first have to make an appointment with the “Istanbul Yabancılar Şube Müdürlüğü” which basically is the “foreign department of the Police”. There are many blogs on the internet describing how to get a residence permit...