Barcelona: The fashion shopping tourism city. Maybe being on the Mediterranean shore, perhaps because of its warm climate throughout the year, or for its originality and daring bet on all kind of shops and stores, styles and trends or maybe for this all and much more, Barcelona has become an ideal city to take walks and go shopping in the best shops and firms on the fashion world.
Commercial areas with own styles. There are many areas in Barcelona to enjoy shopping, design, gastronomy and good life in general. All of them are original, unique and a strong and special acquired personality.
Here we propose Barcelona commercial areas that interest you, based on your tastes:
Ciutat Vella – Historical Center. Unique shops, last trends with transgressive point. In the heart of Barcelona city, there is not only the Portal del Angel or Portaferrissa street, full of Spanish fashion firms as Inditex, or international like H&M or Intimissimi. If we enter in the streets and alleyways labyrinth of Born and Gothic we will find countless small shops; Small shops full of fashion, design, originality, special and indie style accessories. Walking through this area is like strolling through an intimate tale of Romanticism, because you won’t only discover new trends, you will also find that the charm of the shops is mixed with the magic of the oldest streets of Barcelona, silent and opaque, protected from the urban bustle.
Paseo de Gracia – Rambla Catalunya – Diagonal. Luxury, glamour and the best international firms. This beautiful and majestic Paseo safeguards the most luxurious, glamorous and flamboyant fashion brands of Barcelona, like Louis Vuitton, Prada, Cartier, Armand Basi, etc. and blends them with the most iconic and modernist buildings of the city, such as La Pedrera or Casa Batllo thus creating a film experience like Pretty Woman’s style. You can find there the Rosa Boulevard Mall too.
Parallel to Paseo, we find its little sister: The Rambla Catalunya. A pedestrian street, very nice and neat, full of all kinds of shops, hotels and mansions.
And on the top of both … Diagonal, the widest and beautiful avenue in Barcelona, where you can still buying in luxury shops, especially, wedding dressing designed by Raimón Bundó or Rosa Clará. On Diagonal avenue we also find the Illa Diagonal Mall, El Corte Ingles and Pedralbes Centre.
Vila de Gràcia. Designs, uneven and atypical shapes and colors. This area is endearing, daring and uninhibited. Gracia neighborhood is characterized by its sympathy, its large number of restaurants and bars , its fashion boutiques and modern accessories, very original, designed, with shapes and colors atypical and uneven.
Sants – Creu Coberta. 2km of fashion, services and gastronomy. The Sants road, is the longest shopping road in Europe. With this information, we can get an idea of what expect us if we visit it. With a less cocky, shops agglutinate each other from Plaza España to Hospitalet, offering more than 2km of fashion, services and gastronomy. On this tour, we can also find, the Arenas Mall, from the top of which we can enjoy 360 degree panoramic views of Plaza España, Montjuic Sources and Miró Park.
Want to go shopping? Barcelona is your best choice! It also has the best hotels for you to rest after a shopping and sightseeing long day. Find your hotel here: www.barcelonahotels.es