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Shopping in Istanbul

Using Global Blue’s services in Turkey’s best-known city where you can save on purchases over 108 TL including VAT. Never has shopping in Istanbul been so advantageous.



Six Senses Duoro Valley Portugal

21 leading luxury hotels in the world

A guide to the most stylish high-end hotels across the world

Emilio Pucci spring/summer 2015

Summer beauty looks to try now

The best accessory and make-up trends for spring/summer 2015


Ipekyol autumn/winter 2015/16

Exclusive interview: İpekyol

We meet the director of some of the best affordable fashion brands in Turkey: İpekyol, Mac...

Essential Travel rose tours offer the chance to get to know more about the Damask rose

The secrets of Turkish rose

Discover the fresh and delicate notes of Turkish rose making waves in the luxury beauty in...

City Guides

Backyard cafe restaurant Istanbul

The best cafés in Istanbul

Four of our favourite places in this historic Turkish city to grab a great brew

department stores

Best tax-free shopping department stores

10 of the best tax-free shopping department stores

Güneş Mutlu, the founder of Mehry Mu handbags

My Istanbul favourites: Güneş Mutlu

We quiz the founder of Mehru Mu on what to do in Istanbul this season

Petra Roasting Co. Istanbul

Four top coffee spots Istanbul

Istanbul has plenty to offer in terms of coffee; discover four of the best spots to enjoy yours