Istanbul Blogs & Websites

Istanbul Municipality
Information about Istanbul map, traffic control, city guide and current announcements. At Kemalpasa District Sehzadebasi Str. No: 25 Fatih, 34134 Istanbul.
Istanbul City Guide
Info about shopping, city map, fairs, history and sightseeing. At Fatih Sultan Mehmet District Mucevher Str. 7/2 Sariyer, 34470 Istanbul.
Best4Istanbul Blog
Info about accomodation, food, transportation, nightlife and shopping.
Istanbul Trails
Extensive coverage of the best sights to see in Istanbul, with up-to-date information, personally reviewed listings and tips and tricks, with a photo gallery.
The Guide Istanbul
A bi-monthly magazine with an online presence, featuring restaurants, nightlife, arts and entertainment, shopping, lifestyle and hotels. Apa-Giz Plaza, Buyukdere Caddesi No: 191 Kat: 20, 34330 Levent.
Drawing on Istanbul
Los Angeles-born digital painter Trici Venola, now based in Sultanahmet, blogs about living in Istanbul and illustrates her essays with drawings and photographs.
The Ultimate Guide to Istanbul
Information about Istanbul, places to visit, its history, art and culture, photo gallery.
Info about hotels, restaurants, nightlife, events. City Guide
Info about Istanbul, entertaintment, cinema, culture and art, fashion, shopping. At Barbaros Avenue Orhan Birman Plaza No: 149 Floor 9 Balmumcu, 34349 Istanbul.
Istanbul Tourist
Information on hotels, restaurants, sightseeing and attractions, city tours and the history of Istanbul, with forums, maps and photo galleries.
Rent n Connect
Data connectivity services and providing the availability of mobile hotspot and tablet computers to travellers in Turkey.
Istanbul Food
A gourmet-style blog with articles about Istanbul restaurants, eateries, specialities and food shops, with an area-by-area guide and photos.
Istanbul View
News and information about events taking place in Istanbul, as well as entertainment, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, hotels, culture and real estate.
Lets Go Istanbul
Useful tips on travelling to Istanbul, with hotels, sightseeing, travelling around Istanbul and beyond, must-see attractions, suggested travel itineraries, dining, shopping and eating.
Witt Magazine
Published by Witt Istanbul Hotel, with local advice, shopping and sightseeing, cafes, restaurants and nightlife, tours and itineraries and general information.
Istanbul Gazette News
The English voice of Turkish news, covering politics, regional news, the economy, crime, travel, sport and culture, as well as expat news and opinion pieces.
Great Istanbul
A city guide with information on tourist attractions, sightseeing, suggested tourist itineraries, photo galleries and news.