Thus, the most expensive pack of cigarettes for today is 18 liras. And the cheapest – 16 liras. It is also expected to increase the price of some brands of cigarettes since September 1. For example, half a kilogram of ground beef costs like 2 packs of cigarettes. In Turkey, smoking as a bad habit is quite widespread. And both men and women smoke. Even though the price of cigarettes in Turkey is very high, literally population “throws to the wind” thousands of liras. Smoking, according to the law, can be in specially equipped places adjacent to hospitals and mosques. Hotels may allocate separate floors for smokers, but children are not allowed in these rooms. The cafes and restaurants allow smoking on the outdoor terraces and verandas.