Reportage and Archives: Archives: Istanbul on the Threshhold of the EU: Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul\'s busy pedestrian shopping street

On Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul\'s busy pedestrian street, mannequins line a shopping arcade, with an information booth for a Berlitz language program in front. Istiklal is filled with western-style clothing stores and international name-brand boutiques -- a reflection of the western values and culture held by many Turks. November 2004.
Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul\'s busy pedestrian shopping street

On Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul\'s busy pedestrian street, mannequins line a shopping arcade, with an information booth for a Berlitz language program in front. Istiklal is filled with western-style clothing stores and international name-brand boutiques -- a reflection of the western values and culture held by many Turks. November 2004.