Nişantaşı is doubtlessly the most important shopping and fashion center of Istanbul and it resembles popular cities like Paris and Vienna with its historical buildings, luxurious shops, hotels and cafes.
In Nişantaşı, that its name originates from the target stones built during the Ottoman period, now you can see the most luxurious cars and the most elegant people of Istanbul of course along with the special stores of the most expensive brands.
The district has 4 main avenues: Teşvikiye Avenue, Valikonağı Avenue, Abdi İpekçi Avenue and Rumeli Avenue. In Teşvikiye Avenue which starts in Maçka and goes to Valikonağı, there are the stores of the brands such as Emporio Armani, Gucci and Zara. Armani Cafe andTeşvikiye Cafe are among the ideal alternative places where you can take a break and have a rest.
One of the most popular avenues of Nişantaşı is the Abdi İpekçi Avenue. On this street, you can see the shops of many famous brands such as Valentino, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli, Hugo Boss, Alexander McQueen one after another. Dozens of shops, restaurants and cafes which compete with each other in luxury and magnificence welcome the most distinguished and the wealthy guests of the district. The cafes in the Reasürans Arcade, Beymen Cafe, Buz Bar, The North Shields and Nişare some of the alternatives we can recommend you for your breaks.