In Istanbul on Friday :))))))) checking my schedule for the trip, & have realised that there is SO much to see & do in Istanbul, I have FORGOTTEN to plan shopping time O_O ( horrors !!!! )
So ......staying in Sultanhamet...which are the malls I can reach easily & shop for myself, hubby (mid 40's) & boys 18 & 13 yrs.
Also do you Istanbullu's buy your spices, dried fruits etc in the spice market ? If not, please do let me know where :)
Borus had suggested Grand Bazaar for gold jewellery, so will check it out for sure.....anyone have a favourite jeweller for traditional Turkish designs but Hallmarked jewellery please......Also silver , turquoise ,evil eye & hand of Fatima jewellery?