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7 best cities for shopping

In spring, not only nature is renewed, but also man. I want something fresh and light after warm winter clothes. The sales season has already ended, but right now there are new collections of clothes, accessories, jewelry – is there no reason to replenish your wardrobe?

Get ready for a trip, we picked up the Top 7 cities for you, where you can combine a pleasant holiday with excellent shopping and return some of the money spent through Tax Free Shopping.

Great Britain, London
Misty Albion – a traditional city for shopping clothes, woolen scarves, umbrellas. On Oxford Street, Bond Street, Picadilly Street and Regent Street there are premium boutiques and large shopping centers with well-known and affordable brands. Popular shopping centers include Selfridges, Westfield, Harrods, Liberty, Topshop.

In local shops and clothing markets you can find exclusive things cheaply. The TK Maxx network brings outfits that remain unsold in the brand boutiques. Camden Lock Market is recognized as the center of alternative fashion in London.

UAE, Dubai
In the Emirates, tourists buy clothes, fur and jewelry, fabrics, carpets, perfumes, oriental sweets. There is no duty to import foreign goods, so prices for European goods are up to 40% lower than in other cities of the world. In addition, in the UAE decided to bargain.

Shopping areas – Bani Yas Square, Al Fahidi, Al Karama, Al Rigga, Al Diyafah Street. The most visited shopping centers: Dubai Mall, Al Bustan Center, Mall of the Emirates, Al Ghurair Center. For gold and precious stones, head to Gold & Diamond Park and the Dubai Gold Souk. Karama Market sells brand-name fakes. Dubai Outlet Mall is located 20 km from the city, where sales take place on Mondays with an additional 50% discount.

Italy, Milan
Design collections of Fendi, Roberto Cavalli, Gucci, Hugo Boss and other expensive brands appear in Milan boutiques earlier than in the rest of the world. In Milan it is worth buying furs, leather goods, wedding and evening dresses.

In the Quadrilatero Della Moda district, the showrooms of the most famous fashion houses are located. On the streets of Via Torino and Corso Buenos Aires, you can buy items of more democratic brands, and art and antiques – on Via Brera or Via Madonnina.

The most visited places for shopping are Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, The Rinascente, 10 Corso Como, Upim. The DMagazine outlets are located in Milan, and the Serravalle Designer Outlet is 100 km from the city.

Spain Madrid
Spain is the birthplace of low-cost brands of clothing, shoes and accessories LOEWE, Armand Basi, Pull and Bear, Bershka, etc. From the holidays in Madrid, travelers also bring jewelry Carrera y Carrera, UNOde50.

Shopping centers and boutiques of the premium segment are concentrated on the main street of Gran Via and in the area of ​​Salamanca. Shopping at more affordable prices is worth a look into the neighborhoods of Fuencarral-El Pardo, Arguelles, Sol.

The most visited malls of Madrid are El Corte Inglés, Jardin de Serrano, Palacio de Hielo. You can buy new items with minimal costs at monobrand outlets or at sales outside the city: Las Rozas Village, Factory San Sebastian de los Reyes, Factory Getafe.

France Paris
In the capital of romance, there is a good selection of luxury perfumes, clothes of popular brands, handbags and gloves. Prestigious stores with a first-class assortment focus on Champs-Elysees, Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore, Mt. Paris. More affordable wallet products are sold at Le Marais and Rue de Rivoli. In pharmacies on the outskirts of the city it is advantageous to buy cosmetics cosmetics.

While shopping in Paris, visit the galleries Lafayette, Quarte Saisons, Bon Marché, Tati department stores. Popular outlet shopping villages outside the city are La Vallee Village, Quai des Marques Franconville, Marques Avenue: L’Ile Saint-Denis.

Thailand, Bangkok
Shopping tours in the Thai capital are interesting to buyers of electronics and mobile gadgets, silk and crocodile or python skin products. In April, there are discounts in stores dedicated to the Thai New Year. Price tags for goods are set taking into account the possibility of bargaining.

The main shopping areas of Bangkok are Siam, Pratunam, Sukhumvit districts. A wide range of equipment is presented in the shopping center MBK and Pantip Plaza. Silk clothing is worth taking in factories. There is a good selection of Thai jewelry with sapphires and pearls in Jewelry Trade Center and stores in Chinatown. In the markets of Patpong, Pratunam, Chatuchak are sold cheap things and jewelry.

The most visited shopping centers are Siam Paragon, Emporium, Amarin Plaza, Central World Plaza. Regular discount outlets – Jim Thompson Factory Outlet, Bangkok Fashion Outlet.

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