Hi, I’m Aylin


Hi, I’m Aylin

I’ve lived in Istanbul for 6 years

I speak English and some Spanish

I am Customer Relations Representative


Hey there! I'm Aylin, your friendly local host here in Istanbul. What I adore most about this enchanting city is its ability to make everyone feel at home. Its cultural richness creates a beautiful mosaic where diverse backgrounds merge seamlessly. You'll likely find me indulging in Istanbul's delights. From discovering cozy cafes to savoring street foods bursting with flavor, I'm always on the lookout for new foodie adventures. And let's not forget shopping sprees and immersing myself in the city's rich history and art scene. With my expertise in neighborhoods like Sarıyer, Kadıköy, and Beyoğlu, I know the best spots for a memorable experience. Whether you're craving a culinary journey or seeking out hidden gems, count on me to make your time in Istanbul truly unforgettable! Let's explore this magical city together.

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation Translation and interpreting,(English) and Turkish language and literature Hosts expertise Shopping
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Art galleries & museums Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Third wave coffee Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Gourmet food Vegetarian food Vegan food Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Performance art Traditional art Digital art Thrift stores Second-hand markets Specialty shops Bookstores Music stores Landscape photography Wildlife photography Action photography Sports photography Food photography Fashion photography Commercial photography Night photography Nature photography Post-modern architecture Gothic architecture Baroque architecture Pre-Columbian architecture Spanish colonial architecture Ottoman architecture Ethnic culture Pop music Jazz music Traditional music Country music Electronic music Hip-hop R&B Soul music

Experiences I love to host