Istinye Park

Istinye Park Shopping Mall

Istinye Park is officially opened in 19 October 2007 at Maslak/Istanbul. Prime minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan and President of Syria Bashar al-Assad joined the opening ceremony of Istinye Park. The Mall is constructed by Dogus Group and Orjin Group cooperation. Istinye Park Mall is built on 130.000 square meters land and the surface area is 264.000 square meters. There are 300 different shops, 12 cinemas and a hypermarket located in Istinye Park Shopping Mall. Continue reading “Istinye Park”

Kanyon Shopping Mall

About Kanyon Shopping Mall

Kanyon Shopping Mall is located at Istanbul/Levent, a prestigious neighborhood. It’s not only a huge shopping mall but also a residential tower. Kanyon Shopping Mall opened it’s doors to visitors in 2006. It has 4 floors and more than 170 shops inside. It’s located on 250.000 m² and 40.000 m² of these is for shopping. Kanyon is one of the biggest construction projects of Europe. There is a downtown tax refund office at Harvey Nichols for international customers. Continue reading “Kanyon Shopping Mall”

Forum Istanbul

About Forum Istanbul

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Forum Istanbul, the biggest shopping and leisure destination in Europe

Located in the Bayrampaşa district of Istanbul on a construction area of a total of 495,000 square meters, Forum Istanbul is the biggest mall not only in Turkey, but across Europe. On a leasable area of 175,000 square meters, Forum Istanbul hosts 265 local and international brands as well as global giants such as IKEA, Decathlon, and H&M; to satisfy every shopping need. The shop mix not only focuses on fashion but is strong in every category from home decoration to sports, from electronics to children. Besides a wide range of retail, Forum Istanbul is also noteworthy with its leisure offering, its customer services that create a difference, year-round events and extraordinary architecture. Continue reading “Forum Istanbul”

Galleria Shopping Mall

About Galleria Shopping Mall

Galleria Ataköy is the first modern and huge shopping mall of Turkey. It was inspired by the shopping mall Houston Galleria in Houston, Texas, USA.

During a USA visit, of Turgut Özal (one of the old Turkish Prime Minister’s), he is inspired and planned to build a Galleria-Houston like shopping mall in Turkey. Later on, Galleria Ataköy was opened in 1988. Galleria was a milestone for shopping habits in Turkey.  After the opening of Galleria, Turkey became a center of shopping malls in Europe and many new huge shopping malls opened incessantly. Today, there are 450 huge shopping malls in Turkey. Continue reading “Galleria Shopping Mall”