Tips for Tourists in Turkey – Buy your Glasses here


For those of you who are thinking of travelling to Turkey for a holiday this year then you may want to consider this. You will pay half the price for prescription glasses in Turkey than in Europe. You can come with your prescriptions or have your eyes tested here and order the most up to date technology on the optic glass in a wide range of fashionable frames for a tiny proportion of the cost back home.

The glasses once ordered rarely take longer than a week so it is easy for you to order and then take them home with you even on a short holiday.

Of course, you should choose a reputable optician to ensure you are getting what you pay for.  It is always a good idea to have personal recommendations so that you get the very best quality and price.

If you want someone with perfect English who can guide you through the options then visit Tommy in Gorkem Opticians in Mahmutlar. He speaks very good English and will careful explain all the choices available to you. His honest advice and guarantee of an excellent price to all customers means people go back to him year after year.

There is one shop in the centre of Mahmutlar opposite Garip Restaurant and the Saturday Market. They have also opened a brand new shop opposite the large Migros Superstore in Mahmutlar.

You will be amazed with  what they have on offer – why pay more! The now stock the German Designer Brand ‘Flair’ with real gold and swarovski crystals to make you stand out in the crowd.