Kanyon shopping mall
There are dozens of shopping malls in Istanbul, Forum Istanbul, Metrocity, Akmerkez, Istinye Park, besides the passages, markets and the busy shopping street Istiklal Caddesi. One of them however is particularly noteworthy because of its unique architecture. This is the Kanyon shopping mall, opened in 2006 and located in the Levent metro stop. Executives from neighbouring offices lunch there and there are several levels of chic boutiques to satisfy the fashionistas’passion.
The mall’s architecture which is in the shape of a canyon – hence its name Kanyon - is remarkably successful.
How to get there : Taksim Square, take the subway, green line stop at Levent (3 TL one way).
Website : www.kanyon.com.tr
Büyükdere Caddesi 185, Levent, Istanbul