You are definitely going to need maps of Istanbul, if you are planning a trip here. Istanbul is huge and maps will be your best friends.
If you have enough time to cover the obvious places, then it is time to go further!
And if you are into shopping, you might end-up thinking that you fell right in the middle of heaven at the end of the day.
You have more than enough options about shopping in Istanbul.
Grand Bazaar and Sirkeci will give you anything you'd like from jewellery to spices.
Istiklal Street, Tunel and Galata will provide you with a lot of textile products either generic or designer made.
And here you will find here the shopping maps that will help you explore the chic neighborhoods easily;
It is a trendy residential and shopping district, very close to Taksim. It is full of designer shops, fancy boutiques and cafes.
Here is a detailed map of Nisantasi and Maçka, which you will need for exploring the chic shopping area of the city. It is one of the maps that will be handy for your shopping tour...
Levent is the main financial district, where many of the city’s most famous shopping malls like Kanyon and Metrocity is located.
Levent is an easy reach to Taksim with Metro. Levent metro station is right under the shopping malls.
Here is a detailed map of Levent neighborhood;
Maslak is another large financial district, where the most famous shopping mall, Istinye Park is located.
Maslak can be considered a little bit far from downtown, but easy to reach by metro. You can take a taxi to Istinye Park, after you get off at the last stop at Maslak. It is very close.
Here is a detailed map of Maslak neighborhood;