Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?
Definitely pick up a travel book as you’ll want to take advantage of all the travel opportunities. - Sep 2020
Birds without Wings. - Sep 2016
Barbara Nadel writes mysteries set in Istanbul. The Rise of Turkey: The Twenty-First Century's First Muslim Power is a good flavor of Turkey. Muslim Nationalism and the New Turks (Princeton Studies in Muslim Politics), and Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds. - Aug 2015
Pamuk, Shafak etc - Mar 2014