Live, Work & Travel in Turkey

Turkey

 

Spanning Europe and Asia, Turkey has seen civilisations come and go. Evidence of these cultures is scattered around the country in abundance from Greco Roman Ephesus to ruined Armenian and Hittite cities. Other attractions include Istanbul, one of the world's great cities, Pamukkale, Cappadocia and the long Aegean, Mediterranean and Black Sea coastlines. It is along the western and southern coasts that a new, small but significant, wave of northern Europeans are choosing to call home attracted by a cheaper cost of living, the sunshine and the warmth of the Turkish people.

Articles about Turkey
>Head in the Clouds
>Volunteer Work in a Fairy Chimney Cave Hotel
>Volunteer Work in Turkey
>Volunteer Work in Fairyland
>Talking English Not Turkey in Fethiye
>Istanbul: A Tale of Two City Experiences
>Dallas Dyson: Why I Live in… Altinkum
>Kristin Larson: Why I Live in… Istanbul
>Duke Dillard: Why I Live in… Cappadocia
>Alan Fenn: Why I Live in… Okçular
>Jack Scott: Why I Live in… Bodrum
>Natalie Sayin: Why I Live in… Didim
>The Castle of St Peter in Bodrum – A Good Place to Ride Out a Zombie Apocalypse?
>Istanbul in the Snow
>More Turkey? Ah, Go On, Go On, Go On…
>Why Winter Seems Longer in a Tourist Resort in Turkey
>Feeding the Flames That Turned to Fish in Gölbaşı Park, Şanlıurfa
>Avanos: Pottery, Kilims and 16,000 Strands of Hair
>Wine Tasting in Avanos
>Caves, Chimneys and Stone Houses in Cappadocia
>Photo Feature: Apollo Temple, Didim, Turkey
>Photo Feature: Camel Wrestling in Didim
>Photo Feature: Cappadocia
>Photo Feature: Ephesus
>Photo Feature: Olympos Trip
>Mt Nemrut: Meh
>Turkish Expat & Travel Bloggers
>Travel Hall of Fame: The Pudding Shop
>My Bad Travel Photo: Turkcell and the Polis, Diyarbakir
>My Bad Travel Photo: Hande Yener by Natalie Sayin
>The (not quite) Cairo to (almost) Istanbul Trip Highlights (in Pictures) 3
>Homeowners

Other resources
Directory > Turkey Links
A large selection of links for finding work, searching for a home and travelling in Turkey

Jobs in the Middle East
Current vacancies from the Jobs Abroad Bulletin

Free or Cheap Volunteer Work in Turkey
Low cost options for volunteering in Turkey

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