Shopping in Barcelona: tips


The city of Barcelona is a diverse city, people come for its frenzied nights, for its beaches, for its youthful, relaxed atmosphere, but also and especially for shopping. What appeals to fans of shopping in Barcelona is the diversity of the offer thus meeting the small and large budgets.

& # 13; With 35,000 stores, you have something to shop. But with such diversity you may not know which way you head. To do good business without having to travel around Barcelona and down, we suggest you go to the "line of 5 kilometers", this line extends to the Ramblas, Passeig de Gracia and ends in Diagonal Avenue. What makes this more enjoyable shopping street is that it is largely pedestrianized, offering an ease walkers. Throughout "the street of 5 kilometers" are fashion shops in different categories for major brands you Calvin Klein, Versace, Bally, Cartier, Giorgio Armani, Burberry and more. In terms of local stores ready-to-wear to you Mango & Zara (Avenida Portal de l'Angel, 24 & 34 -Metro: Catalunya L3, green line) and Bershka (Portal Avenue Angel - Metro: Catalunya L3, Green line). Besides fashion boutiques, you'll find the "line 5 kilometers" of jewelry boutiques, accessory shops and shoe stores and leather goods.

& # 13; No tourist shopping in Barcelona without going to El Corte Ingles and FNAC, two of the largest stores of Barcelona. Both stores are located on the Pla├ža de Catalunya.

& # 13; The majority of shopping centers and department stores continuously work schedule 10:00 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. according to the signs. As for small businesses, they are open from 10:00 to 14:00 and 16:30 to 20:30. & # 13; to do good business, choose a shopping trip to Barcelona during the sales that take place twice a year: the second week winter balances from January until the end of February and the summer sales of 1 July to late August.