Start the day by heading out and getting your shopping done.
The Grand Bazaar is pretty much a must see for all tourists, and visitors a like. This is where you can pick up coffee sets, lamps, and clothes, and as many evil eyes as you can. This is also where you can get your bartering game on, and see how much of a discount you can get.
Hidden Gem: Armaggan Store and Nar Restaurant is one of those upscale experiences that you really to have in order to get a 360 view of what Istanbul has to offer. The store was established to market upscale Turkish products made by Turkish artisans. The ethos of the owners emphasizes natural fabrics and dyes that mirror the quality of fabrics and designs of the Ottoman era.