The Dazzling Lights Of Istanbul At Terminal 21 Bangkok

Posted by : foongpc | Monday, April 2, 2012 | Published in

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Welcome to Istanbul City! That's the signboard I saw on the third floor of Terminal 21 shopping mall in Bangkok.



After visiting the sumo wrestlers on the Tokyo (first) floor and the double-decker red bus on the London (second) floor, my friend and I proceeded to the Istanbul (third) floor.



The unique thing about this floor is the lights on the ceiling!



There were many lights of various shapes and designs.



There were many shops selling shoes and leather goods on this Istanbul-themed floor.



But as I walked around the shops, I could not help admiring the different lamps and lights at every alley.



Another set of beautiful lamps hanging from the ceiling with Middle Eastern design.



You might just think you are walking along a modern market street in Istanbul here.



Besides shoes and leather goods, there were also many shops selling accessories and jewelry.



However, I guess I was more interested in the beautiful lamps and lights of Istanbul City.

Coming Up Next : The Lighthouse And Marble Statues At Terminal 21

FIRST COMMENTER

(30) Comments

  1. [SK] said...

    oh, am I the first commenter?? hehe..

    April 2, 2012 at 8:38 AM
  2. [SK] said...

    oh you changed your commenting system again??!! haiyoh, no wonder it was so not friendly on my phone.. somemore so troublesome need to type the word verification @_@"

    April 2, 2012 at 9:14 AM
  3. [SK] said...

    eih, switch back to your previous commenting system lah, so much easier!!

    April 2, 2012 at 9:16 AM
  4. [SK] said...

    oh the turkish theme.. look so similar to the Marakeh (or something) Street in Sunway Pyramid..

    April 2, 2012 at 9:17 AM
  5. [SK] said...

    oh, i like those lights!! so colorful and so nice.. especially the 3rd and the last photo..

    April 2, 2012 at 9:20 AM
  6. khengsiong said...

    As interesting as it is, I would prefer the real Istanbul, LOL...

    April 2, 2012 at 9:22 AM
  7. [SK] said...

    haha, but not perfect enough huh, the shops are not related to Turkey at all.. they should be selling things from Turkish, or at least something that relates to Turkey right?? :)

    April 2, 2012 at 9:23 AM
  8. wenn said...

    so amazing! I must go to Bangkok!

    April 2, 2012 at 9:25 AM
  9. Tekkaus said...

    The signboard...the words on them...looks like Jawi.

    April 2, 2012 at 10:14 AM
  10. Tekkaus said...

    Wow...the lightings are really unique. :D

    April 2, 2012 at 10:15 AM
  11. Tekkaus said...

    So this is how Instanbul look like?

    April 2, 2012 at 10:16 AM
  12. Sherrie Pui said...

    Terminal 21! I wanna go~~ too bad I'm not staying in that area~~

    April 2, 2012 at 10:21 AM
  13. Che-Cheh said...

    The lights are pretty especially the 3rd pict.

    April 2, 2012 at 12:52 PM
  14. FiSh. ohFISHiee said...

    if i were there, i think i'd be appreciating the surroundings than to actually go shopping :)

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    April 3, 2012 at 7:43 PM
  15. TikkoSS said...

    i love you... :)

    April 5, 2012 at 12:20 AM
  16. foongpc said...

    SK, you are actually not the first, but all previous comments are lost!! Boo hoo! Something wrong with ID - now switched back to Blogger commenting system bleh!

    April 5, 2012 at 1:58 AM
  17. foongpc said...

    SK, maybe you used your mobile phone to leave comments triggered this! Blame you on this one! LOL!

    April 5, 2012 at 1:59 AM
  18. foongpc said...

    Khengsiong, of course the real Istanbul is better lah. If this one is as good as the real Istanbul, no one goes to Istanbul anymore! Haha!

    April 5, 2012 at 2:00 AM
  19. foongpc said...

    SK, the Istanbul theme is for decoration only, not the shops. So don't expect too much! LOL!

    April 5, 2012 at 2:01 AM
  20. foongpc said...

    Wenn, yes you must! : )

    April 5, 2012 at 2:01 AM
  21. foongpc said...

    Tekkaus, no idea cos I have never been to Istanbul! : D

    April 5, 2012 at 2:02 AM
  22. foongpc said...

    Sherrie, there is always a next time! : )

    April 5, 2012 at 2:02 AM
  23. foongpc said...

    Che-Cheh, yes I like the lights too! : )

    April 5, 2012 at 2:02 AM
  24. foongpc said...

    Ohfishie, that's what I did haha!

    April 5, 2012 at 2:03 AM
  25. foongpc said...

    Tikkoss, thank you, but pls comment something relevant to this post! LOL!

    April 5, 2012 at 2:04 AM
  26. foongpc said...

    Gosh, so tough scrolling up and down to reply comments! Please don't do this to me again, Intense Debate!!!

    April 5, 2012 at 2:05 AM
  27. jam said...

    The lights are so dazzling! Feel like wanna see it in Istanbul myself!

    April 5, 2012 at 9:18 AM
  28. missyblurkit said...

    and now the same mall brings us to Istanbul. this is one visit to a mall that equates almost a world tour.

    April 9, 2012 at 11:38 PM
  29. LifeRamblings said...

    the lights are dazzling indeed.

    April 11, 2012 at 9:59 AM
  30. Anonymous

    Actually these things don't represent real Istanbul,not even close.That floor should be consist of Sultan Ahmet Mosque , Maidens's Tower, Bosphorus, Hagia Sophia or Bazaar not the Indian style lights. If you like the lights on the ceiling, you better see Sultan Ahmet's. Nothing compared to them

    May 14, 2014 at 2:20 AM