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TA-ZE – Toronto

Toronto’s home to premium Turkish olive oils from the Aegean provinces. A dazzling array produced by 33 union affiliated co-operatives equaling 28,000 distinct olive producers.

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Type Books – Toronto

This lovely little bookstore has a great selection, with a specialty on international design magazines.

What really stands out is there amazing window installations of paper. Type also hosts a basement gallery with word and letter based art-pieces.

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Spice Bazaar – Istanbul

Tucked behind the Yeni Mosque – adjacent to the Flower Market – one can discover the destination for plants, seeds, spices and birds You find yourself in one of the oldest covered bazaars in Istanbul; known as the Egyptian or Spice Bazaar.

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Yunhong Chopsticks Shop New York

In the Heart of New York City’s China Town, one might not be surprised to find a Chopstick’s boutique. This is for good reason, as Yunhong Chopsticks is filled with over 200 different styles of the ancient utensil. Yunhong Chopsticks is a well known Chinese franchise, and this is the first outlet in the US. The chopsticks are crafted from materials as widespread as… Read More