Did you know….?

Things that are surprisingly expensive in Turkey:

  • Conditioner – 8TL (~$4.50)
  • Marshmallows—16TL (~$9.50)
  • Postcard Stamps—1.30TL (~$.76)
  • Facewash – 14TL (~$8.30)

Things that are super cheap:

  • Soap—.40TL (~$.25)
  • Shampoo—1TL (~$.55)
  • Pomegranates—1TL/kg or .45 TL/lb (~$.26/lb)
  • Doner (meat and veggie sandwich)—2TL (~$1.20)
  • Crappy cell phones—50-70 TL (~$30-40)
  • Cashmere scarves—10-15 TL (~$5.80-$8.80)
  • Leather (medium sized purse) – 60-100TL (~$35-55)
  • Mailing Small Packages to the US—6TL (~$3.50)