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Earthquakes in Turkey – What you need to know to stay safe

30th November 2014



Learn how to prepare for an earthquake with the following safety tips provided by the American Red Cross.

An earthquake is a sudden, rapid shaking of the earth caused by the breaking and shifting of rock beneath the earth’s surface. Earthquakes strike suddenly, without warning, and they...

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Driving in Turkey - Rules & Procedures

24th November 2014

Driving in a foreign country can be quite daunting, especially in Turkey. Rules, regulations and procedures can become quite confusing and complicated. Here is a list of Frequently asked questions about driving in Turkey. Legal requirements Always carry your Drivers LicenseWhile driving around...

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Is moving to Turkey Right for you?

24th November 2014

Do you ever wish you had a crystal ball to see into the future and see how your life will be if you left your native country for a new life in Turkey? If you are thinking of making that life changing decision to move to Turkey, either for a potential retirement destination or somewhere to relocate...

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Private Health Insurance vs SGK - Turkey

23rd November 2014

Health insurance is an important topic for many expatriates living in Turkey and in this weeks guide we will be discussing the pros and cons of both SGK (Sosyal Güvenlik Kurumu) and Private Health Insurance.

Please note: Health Insurance is a mandatory requirement for the Turkish Residence...

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7 Awesome places in Turkey everyone should visit

16th November 2014

Here are 7 awesome places in Turkey that everyone should visit;1. Gallipoli Cemeteries and MemorialsGallipoli is a moving experience for all visitors to Turkey, (particularly for those from Australia and New Zealand) Visit Anzac Cove, site of the WWI battle between the Turkish and the Allies -...

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Pay monthly for Private Health Insurance in Turkey

11th November 2014

Yes that's right you can now spread the cost of your annual private health insurance policy over 9 months when you purchase Groupama Sigorta's FIT health Insurance online. With the new law that went into force in April 2014 obtaining a Turkish residence permit requires proof of health insurance...

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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk - 76th Anniversary

10th November 2014

Today, November 10th marks the anniversary of the death of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, and throughout Turkey ceremonies will be held to commemorate the 76th anniversary of his death.The Turkish nation will remember with gratitude and respect this great leader, who was the commander in chief in the...

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Private Health insurance for Foreigners in Turkey - Just got Easier!

3rd November 2014

Private Health insurance in Turkey just got a lot more simplier thanks to Groupama Sigorta's new product for foreigners.The change in foreign residence laws in April means that it is now mandatory for foreigners from specific countries to have valid health insurance. This applies to British...

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