What to Buy
East and west, tradition and modernity… İstanbul’s shopping variety with its traditional and modern products makes the city an attraction center for any kind of shopping lover.
Shopping is an art and İstanbul is the world’s one of the most ancient art centers. With its Ottoman Empire originated historical bazaars and modern shopping malls; İstanbul provides a various choices for shoppers. Fabulous Turkish carpets made of silk, wool or cotton; precious jewelleries, authentic glass-wares, traditional evil eye souvenirs and haute couture, trendy and creative products… The city has multiple shopping areas reflecting every era’s characteristic traits.