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Start packing for Istanbul, where East meets West.
Blessed by geography, Istanbul is a culture-packed destination that straddles two continents. Discover picturesque Middle Eastern mosques and then spot colorful European architecture. Marvel at the 4,000 shops of the Grand Bazaar and try the rich Asian-influenced cuisine. Learn to say ‘Hello’ in Turkish, to your home for the month. We’ll handle the details, just bring your job.
What’s included in our 1-month trips
The only thing better than 1 epic month working remotely around the world? Sharing the adventure with our global community. Meet us in Medellin. Log on in Lisbon. Catch us in Cape Town. Brainstorm in Bali. Whoever you are, wherever you're from, whatever you’d like to explore, there’s a place here for you.
Centrally located, apartment or hotel-style accommodations
24/7 Access to a centrally located co-working space with strong WIFI
Between 9AM-9PM, we'll provide transport from the airport to your accommodation.
A Community of like-minded people to meet and explore with
Leader & Local Team
On-site staff to manage logistics and facilitate local experiences
5 included Community Experiences to make you feel at home
Ozgur loves sharing his city with Remote Year travelers from around the world, and can’t wait to tell you where to find the best beyti lamb kebab in town. Want to kayak the Bosphorus River? He knows the perfect spot. Looking for the most beautiful rooftop to catch the sunset? Ozgur has you covered. With a City Manager like Ozgur and a Community Leader to support you on the ground, you’ll be exploring Istanbul like a local from the second you arrive!
How grateful I am for this community
My favorite part of the trip was halfway through our journey when we had a game night at someone's house. I took a step back that night and realized all the new friends I had made and how grateful I was for this community.Jordan
Soar 2,000 feet above the city of Cappadocia
Ride a segway through the remnants of the Byzantine Empire on your new commute. Escape the bustle after work and soak in a Turkish bath. Enjoy baklava tasting with your crew. Cycle along the coastline at Caddebostan beach. Fill your nights and weekends with adventure in Istanbul.
Istanbul Historic TourTake a ferry ride on the Bosphorus before you visit historical sites & architectural masterpieces like the Hagia Sophia, and the Topkapı Palace.
Cappadocia Hot Air BallonsExplore Cappadocia’s stunning volcanic landscapes, see the ‘fairy chimneys’ of its ancient towns and experience an unforgettable hot air balloon ride.
Ancient Markets of IstanbulDiscover five centuries of history while strolling through Grand Bazaar and the Spice Market. See traditional craftsmen at work and try apple tea.
Included 1-Year Explorer Membership
With your first RY trip we automatically include a 1-Year Explorer Travel Pass Membership.
1-Year Explorer Membership Benefits
Valid for 1 year
Online community of 4000+ digital nomads
Browse destination chats, city guides and travel tips
3 day early-access to book new trips
Discounted rate to multi-day global RY Festivals
Meet members at in person meetups & events
Book experiences and trips to 80+ destinations
Incredible value for future trips starting from $2050
Discounted partner accommodations & more
Cross two continents off your bucket list. Get ready for Istanbul!
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