Kismet Today Matchmaking Blog

Apr 8, 2019

3 min read

How To Meet Locals, Istanbul Edition

Being an expat is an adventurous journey especially in a city like Istanbul.

This city is huge and full of surprises from the minute you set foot on the street. At times you end up being the center of attention when all you want to do is to blend in with the crowd. And other times feel totally invisible and irrelevant no matter how hard you try to connect. It’s not hard to meet locals, people are usually very keen to say “hi” and hear out your story. What’s hard is to connect with people on a real level, maintaining…