Very cruisy. Up-to-date LGBT Map - Istanbul Gay Map Our new mobile friendly online map includes all gay, lesbian, transgender bars, clubs, gay friendly cafe shops, restaurants, major landmarks, tourist attractions, historical and gay-friendly Turkish baths, saunas and hammams; shopping areas, cruising spots, beaches, parks, public transportation points etc all of which customized for our LGBT visitors.
Around McDonald's in Taksim Square. Phone: 07 01, 19 Good concerts jazzrock throughout the week, very good music, friendly staff.
Very helpful with the planning before our trip. Phone: 33 34 Sex toys,condoms. More info coming soon. As long as you do not "cross the line" it is advised to feel at home and even be snob against any kind of homophobic reactions in Turkey. Likewise, I do not like Turkey to be classified as Muslim country as well; even if the majority of people living in are Muslims.
Hence the first thing you should do before visiting Istanbul is to bookmark this page on your mobile phones or tablets.
On the contrary I think Christianity has been a cause of persecutions of LGBT people probably more than any other religion throughout the world history. We are trying to make Istanbulgay. This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity.
The problem is social mentality, and it can be really hard to be gay in small towns and cities which is probably still the same in many Western countries.. Taksim Square, m. Mustafa Korkmaz. Hotel Yasmak Sultan. View Hotel. All forums.