You need to have your shoulders to your knees covered and a headscarf. You'll remove your shoes, so if you're visiting a lot of mosques try and wear shoes that are easy to slip on and ... read more
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Istanbul is a LOT safer than any comparably sized city in almost every respect. Still, with 16 million people, there's bound to be a few bad apples. Many women report being harassed in taxis, on crowded ... read more
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Imagine tailgating, but instead of football you watch titanically sized mammals fighting for the attention of a mate - or their owner's honor. You should definitely try and go. Camel wrestling festivals occur throughout the winter ... read more
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yeah sure, People love to help tourists even if they don't speak English! Absolutely, as Neil said, people are very eager to help. The one thing to keep in mind is they may be so eager ... read more
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There are a number of expat-focused websites which will have job listings: Mymerhaba.com has an online forum including job listings. It is the most well-known online expat networking tool and has a lot of great ... read more
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