Holiday, holiday, holiday! Take your girls and enjoy your free time away from work, stress and everyday problems. No boys allowed! All you need is a passport to freedom and heavy shopping! And by all means, you will need a holiday plan before leaving. That means buy a full size luggage case ideal for hardcore shopping and apply for a services that provides you with the opportunity of making international calls.
Istanbul is the city of perfection. That oriental vibe mixed with modern European shades make it extremely attractive especially for women travelers that want to live the journey of their life.
Superbly located on both sides of the blue ribbon of the Bosphorus Strait which separates Europe from Asia, it is unlike any other city in the world, a split between two continents.
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The amount of activities you can do in Istanbul will probably make you come back every year, or every season because of its fashion potential.
This girl-time holiday in Turkey’s largest city will be a unique experience. There is so much to see and do all in one trip! From hanging out in hammocks to smoking Hooka Pipes and experiencing the delights of the spicy turkish cuisine accompanied by the decadent range of desserts, a city break in Istanbul has a new discovery around every corner waiting for you girls to try out.
The city’s major sights are found in the old city that has a depth of culture and history. Places like Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque and Aya Sofia church are not to be missed. As for the modern part of the city, the Beyoglu district is the exquisite location where you can taste a fun atmosphere that boasts great restaurants, which display a fusion between European dishes and modern specials which will dispel for ever the eternal myth that the kebab is Turkey’s national dish.
Istanbul is the heaven of every Shopaholic out there. Girls, start saving your money because you will find here things worth spending! Shoes, dresses, bags and accessories are the main attraction. You can never consider yourself a five star shopper until you have tackled the incredible four thousand and more outlets in the sprawling Grand Bazaar. You have seen them in movies, in fashion magazines and now is the perfect moment to change your entire wardrobe. One thing is certain, in Istanbul you will have many ideas for souvenirs!
The fascinating Grand Bazaar is one of the largest covered markets in the world being well known for its jewellery, hand-painted ceramics, carpets, spices and antique shops. If there are any items on your shopping list here are the best buying place. Make free calls using your international service provider that you contracted while planning your holiday so you can chat with the girls back home in order to bring them the most desired fashion pieces.
So girls, enough with the random shopping! Save your money and plan your next summer trip to Istanbul!