Arts & Crafts in Göreme

Melih's Gourds

Head here for the quirkiest and most original of souvenirs to bring back from Turkey. Melih Eroǧlu carves hollowed and dried gourds to create intricately decorated lamps and lampshades, which throw spectacular...

Carpets in Göreme

Tribal Collections

As well as being the proprietor of this mighty fine rug shop, owner Ruth is well known for her highly recommended carpet educationals (think of it as Carpets 101), which explain the history and artistry of these...

Ceramics in Göreme


A classy selection of handmade ceramics, both modern and traditionally inspired, with a lot of unusual pieces that you won't see at Cappadocia's other ceramic shops, as well as interesting stone pieces.

Homewares in Göreme

Sultan's Charm

Loved all those hamam towels in İstanbul's twee boutiques but shuddered at the cost? Sultan's Charm has beautiful stacks of sensibly priced hand-loomed and organic-cotton Turkish hamam products as well as...

Market in Göreme

Göreme Market

Pick up fresh produce, locally made cheese and all sorts of other foodie delights at Göreme's weekly market.