Paris Hilton visited Istanbul for attending the Miss Turkey 2008 beauty contest as a jury member. She also performed a belly dancing show on stage with famous Turkish belly dancer Asena.
Paris stayed in Hotel Les Ottomans from where she enjoyed a private boat tour on the Bosporus and had an VIP after party at Reina. Her visit got a lot of attention from the media world wide with a front coverage on CNN. Paris crowned Miss Leyla Lydia Tugutlu, who will represent Turkey in the Miss World 2008 contest.
Paris is happy to be seen as a role model for girls and loves Istanbul a lot. She hopes to visit Istanbul again in the near future.