19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The largest covered market in Europe

This is how Grand Bazar in Istanbul appears.. It is the largest covered market in Europe and one of the most visited tourist places in Turkey.. It is a wonderful architectural masterpiece.. With 61 covered streets and over 4,000 shops on a total area of 30,700 m2, attracting between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors daily. In 2014, it was listed No.1 among the world's most-visited tourist attractions with 91,250,000 annual visitors. The Grand Bazaar at Istanbul is often regarded as one of the first shopping malls of the world..

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2021
Date Uploaded: 10.2021
Photo Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Camera: FC3170
Copyright: © Khoubaib Ben Ziou