Welcome to The Istanbul Insider – simply the best local Istanbul advice around since 2011.
The Istanbul Insider, formerly known as Witt Magazine, shows you the inside track on how to tackle the best sightseeing spots and venues in Istanbul — often off the beaten tourist track. I also provide you with the latest tips & tricks to assure you’ll make the most out of your city trip.
Why our content is so valuable to readers like you
I don’t rehash widely spread information about Istanbul, already massively available in online or printed guides. Here I focus on sharing information that takes you off the beaten tourist track and lets you experience Istanbul just like the locals do.
At The Istanbul Insider,
- I help you plan your holiday and advise you on visa, money, safety, and practical issues
- I give you tips & tricks on how and when to best visit the various sightseeing spots – world-known as well as hidden treasures.
- I share with you the best Istanbul addresses to wine & dine, party, shop, and advice on how to get the best value for your money.
- I show you the way – whether you prefer taxis or public transportation – and makes sure the ride is unique, excellent and fair.