Yazmacı Necdet Danış
The colourful and chaotic Grand Bazaar is the heart of İstanbul's Old City and has been so for centuries. Starting as a small vaulted...
Büyük Valide Han
Commissioned by Murad VI's mother, Kösem Valide Sultan, this massive han (caravanserai) was built in 1651 and originally housed up to...
The 85m-tall Beyazıt Tower sits on top of one of the seven hills on which Constantine the Great built the city, following the model of...
Ethem Tezçakar Kahveci
Bekir Tezçakar's family has been at the helm of this tiny coffee shop for four generations. Smack bang in the middle of the bazaar's...
Gazientep Burç Ocakbaşı
The usta (grill master) at this simple place presides over a charcoal grill where choice cuts of meats are cooked to perfection. You...
Yağlıkçılar Caddesi 57 · interesting places nearby
Yazmacı Necdet Danış information
Fashion designers and buyers from every corner of the globe know that when in İstanbul, this is where to come to source top-quality textiles. It's crammed with bolts of fabric of every description – shiny, simple, sheer and sophisticated – as well as peştemals, scarves and clothes. Murat Danış next door is part of the same operation.