If stylish and chic shopping is what you want to indulge in these holidays, then the only and only place you should head is Paris. Though shopping spree here can make your credit card quiver, yet you would not mind paying because of the assortment, the excellence and the uniqueness of the products. Many vacationers avert from shopping here as they deem that the French labels are very expensive, which they are; but if you proper research and have enough time in hand, you can get something exclusive, well in your budget.
The fact is that whether you actually want to indulge in some exotic shopping experience of the city or want to indulge in some window shopping, you will get to do everything. In fact, most of the Paris hotels have in-house boutiques, arcades and shops; thus, increasing your convenience. It’s up to you to choose that, where and how you would want your shopping day to start! If you wish, you can enjoy a stroll along the famed Lafayette Galleries, or perhaps have a glance at the Haute-Couture boutiques. Although the classic stores would also be a good way to start your shopping trip; but if you like souks, visit the Márches aux puces; it is one of the largest in the world.
There is no denying that the French capital is any shopper’s dream. You can feel extremely stylish as you visit and buy stuff from the high style shops found on Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré and Avenue Montaigne. In case, you want to pick up some elite and finest shoes, bags, and leather goods, then, visit Rue du Cherche-Midi and rue de Grenelle. In case, you want the most sophisticated look, then, Montaigne Avenue is the place for you. You’ll find here the finest boutiques of some of the most eminent Paris designers. This street extends from the River Seine to the Champs Elysees. The Montaigne Avenue also homes some of the most lavish cafes, restaurants and the most luxurious Paris hotels. You get everything you ever dreamt of.
Make sure you also visit the fruit and Flea markets, which are one the biggest souks in the world. It has over 3000 stalls spread across 7 hectares. You can buy anything and everything here, from first and second-hand clothes, and shoes to antiques and accessories. You can pick up almost everything. These are the best places to pick up souvenirs and gifts. You can pick up wine, perfumes, gourmet, chocolates and everything at reasonable prices!
So, wait no longer, take a flight to this amazing land sans too much luggage; after all when there is too much to shop there is no chance that will come back without extra baggage!
Shop and shop when in Paris!