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Shopping in Istanbul

Using Global Blue’s services in Turkey’s best-known city can save you up to 18% on purchases over 100 TL. Never has shopping in Istanbul been so advantageous.



Victoria Secret

10 facts you didn’t know about the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Everything you ever wanted to know about Victoria’s Secret, from the models to the world-f...

Top souvenirs to bring back from Istanbul

Istanbul is famous for its Turkish delight, quality leather and handmade rugs – we’ve list...


Historic houses on the waterfront

Explore the riverside Bebek neighbourhood

Take a closer look at this hidden waterfront gem of the Bosphorus

Zorlu's Shopping Centre

Shop at Istanbul’s glossy Zorlu Center

Discover Zorlu Center, Istanbul’s state-of-the-art shopping complex

City Guides

Derya Issever and Cimen Bahri of label Issever Bahri

Our Istanbul favourites: Derya Issever and Cimen Bachri

The designers behind Issever Bahri take us on a tour of Istanbul

Stroll round Gülhane Park
Once part of the grounds of the Topkapı Palace, Gülhane Park is now an oasis of calm in a busy, bustling city. While April sees the park dotted with hundreds of tulips, autumn enjoys its own festival of colour, with amber trees lining the pathways

Things to do in Istanbul this autumn

What to see and do in Istanbul this autumn


Guide to the neighbourhoods of Istanbul

Explore Istanbul’s neighbourhoods with our guide to what to see and do

Grand Bazaar, Istanbul

Top 5 markets in Istanbul

Take a look at the five best markets Istanbul has to offer