Shopping in Spain is a more relaxed and more economical affair than in the rest of Europe.Bargaining is widespread here and you've got a good chance of finding some real bargains.
Shopping In Barcelona
Here's a city that's reinvented itself in the last decade and a vibrant shopping scene has emerged in the process. You'll find all the big names here - Chanel, Max Mara, Loewe, Benetton, Zara, and Diesel - jostling for your attention and your credit card.
You'll find that boutiques line the avenues along with futuristic malls and beguiling markets. And if you ever get tired of garments, you can head to the throng of antique shops and art galleries.
Te Circuit del Born is the place to go if you want garments and accessories to transform yourself into a Spaniard. You'll find it in the Ciutat Vella's Ribera district. It is home to many small studio and shops retailing the creations of local craftsmen and artisan. Specialties include silk items, and designer shoes and clothing.