Some of the best shoppıng can be found in the Kaleici district near the City Walls. The main shopping avenues are Cumhuriyet Gulluk, Ataturk and Isıklar. There are colourful open air markets. You will find traditional Turkish knick knacks. textiles, gold and sılver, interesting jewellery, crafted boxes and of course leather and carpets. A great daily market located in the center of the city.