- By Kevin
- On Sep 24, 2017
- Travel Tips
In Barcelona,a capital of Mediterranean culture,cool,and incredible food,we asked nine plugged-in locals to tell us about their favorite restaurants,galleries,shops,and more.Barcelona travel ideas,locals'shopping guide to Barcelona
Centro Comercial Arenas de Barcelona
"This shopping center near Plaza España houses hundreds of shops selling everything from F.C.Barcelona T-shirts,to cosmetics.Lots of Italian brands can be found here,including 7camice and Yamamay,plus the three different Mango outlets,including Mango Violeta,with sizes up to 52."
Passeig de Gracia
Well-known in Barcelona for its modernist buildings,this street is also a favorite among those looking to splash out on luxury goods.All the top-end brands are on Passeig de Gracia:Chanel,Montblanc,Lladró,YSL,Loewe,Luis Vuitton,Valentino and more.And there's always window-shopping and day-dreaming for those on a more modest budget!
The biggest shopping mall in the city,La Maquinista is the place where many high-street chains have their megastores.Hollister,Forever 21,Superdry,Zara,H&M...You'll find all the clothing brands here—plus shoes,cosmetics,electronics(including Apple),and a huge supermarket,perfect for picnic provisions!