Besides Turkey is an Islamic country and most of the population is Muslim, it is a secular country indeed. It provides to its people a great freedom in all categories of life. Forget about what you have seen on news and televisions about the Islam in Turkey. Once you come to Turkey, you will see crystal white beaches with many ladies and men’s with their bikinis in it, many night clubs, pubs, young people hanging around, etc… People are free to do whatever they wish to do, wear, pray, etc… On this hand, you will not be faced with any measures during your time in Turkey!
Here are some useful tips for your potential travel to Turkey which should be better to follow in some particular places;
- If you are visiting a mosque; there are some expectations! Legs, arms, and hair are supposed to be covered for women. No need to carry some stuff with you, they all provide scarf and cloth at the entrance of the mosques; free of charge!
- During the Ramadan period, it is better to not drinking alcoholic drinks in public.