This blog written by two young Franco-Turkish will help you visit the real Istanbul. With us you will discover this multifaceted city, the historic neighborhoods, the modern megalopolis and the shores of the Bosphorus little known to tourists.

You want to live a local experience? Enjoy one of the richest cuisine in the world? Understand the history and the current situation of Istanbul and Turkey? Cruise on the Bosphorus? Attending a sporting or cultural event? Partying with Istanbulites? Then this website is for you.

Bon voyage and enjoy your reading.


What to do in Autumn in Istanbul? Here is a list of activities we’ve selected for you this fall in our city.

concerts & exhibitions

In Istanbul the month of October 2019 promises to be rich in cultural events, you will find in particular the biennale of contemporary art, the festival of the film but also concerts and interesting football matches!


Where to eat good fish and seafood in Istanbul? Discover the Raki-Balik culture of Turkish cuisine, and all the fresh meals that come with it, the mezes! The secrets to eat and drink like a local while in Turkey.

Guided tours

Kadikoy is the new cultural center of Istanbul, located on the Asian side of the city it is a fast growing area! Between its rich market, its rich musical and artistic culture, its lifestyle and its open-mindedness, this is a place not to be missed when you are in Istanbul!