Last time I was in Istanbul, the Grand Bazaar was my favorite place I visited. In those days I was a shop-o-holic and I thought that this ancient, exotic shopping mall was my Retail Mecca. Even though I sold most of my stuff when I started traveling full time, I did keep a few things and my purchases from the Grand Bazaar from 12 years ago made the cut. My blue intricately designed Turkish bowls, an evil eye mug, and my favorite red leather jacket are packed away in my storage unit waiting to come out one day again and be seen again. (…)
After reading the text, think of the questions below and write an answer to ONE of them (5-10 sentences):
1. Do you know any shop-o-holic? Why do you think that she / he is one?
2. What is your favorite shopping place? Why do you like it? How often do you go there?
3. Is there a shopping place that you don’t like but that you visit often? Why don’t you like it? Why do you go there a lot?