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Barcelona is one of the world's most stylish cities where a large number of fashion boutiques, antique shops, home furnishings, delicious foodstuffs, and art galleries cater to different tastes. One can also find plenty of stores from books to jewels, haute couture, designer furniture, cava, etc.

Due to the generally low cost of living in Spain, Barcelona shopping tends to offer excellent value for money.

The best Barcelona shopping areas are in and around the old streets of the upper part of the Ramblas and the area around the Placa fr Catalunya.

In the iExample, along Passeig de Gracia and further north along streets like c/Muntaner, c/de Balmes, Avenida Diagonal, and Via Augusta, etc. one can definitely find a variety of stuff as per the likes.

Mercat de Sant Josep/ La Boqueria

It is a large public market in the Ciutat Vella district of Barcelona, which is the city’s prime tourist landmark. Food sold here ranges from ready-made fresh fruit salads, crabs, lobsters, and sweet counters.

Address: La Rambla de Sant Josep, Barcelona


Bershka is one of Spain’s most popular shops for girls within the 15-29 year age group. It is incredibly cheap that will no doubt prove to be a favorite among the newbies to the town. Bershka labeled jeans are easily accessible here and too over great bargains. This is the major reason why travelers often end up in this shop.

Address: Av. Portal d´Angel, Barcelona

El Corte Ingles

El Corte Ingles is one of Spain’s leading department stores, known for its range of cosmetics. It is Spain's largest department store chain and the owner of several associated businesses, like the supermarket chains Hipercor, Supercor, Opencor, Informática El Corte Inglés, Sfera, and Bricor, a chain of DIY stores. It is a favorite among the ladies for its wide variety of international brands.

Address: Plaça de Catalunya, 14, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

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Gran Via 2

Gran Via 2 is a new shopping mall located in Hospitalet, about 2 km from Montjuic. Its classical designs immediately fetch our attention. Around four huge obelisks in different colors that sit on the main street of the mall, the railings of the mall made of brass, and the Greek key design makes it spectacular. There are about 200 stores in this mall.

Address: Avenida de la Gran via, 75, Barcelona


This is the place where can find some of the best and comfortable shoes. This company manufactures some modern designs and comfortable shoes which are made from high-quality raw materials. A wide variety of shoes with different designs, colors can found here.

Address: Passeig de Gràcia, 2, 4, 08007 Barcelona, Spain

Fira de Nautumismo

Fira de Nautumismo is a collector’s heaven with coins and stamps.

Address: Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, s/n, 08004 Barcelona, Spain

Vina Viniteca

Vina Viniteca is a special wine shop that provides a huge collection of wines. There are around 4,500 different wines, Sherries, cava, liquors, and spirits from all over Spain. Here one can find some of the best wine in town.

Address: Agullers 7. 08003 Barcelona


Maremagnum is a very successful new shopping and free time area where you can find around 12 cinemas, the IMAX, and a wide variety of restaurants, pubs, and discos.

Address: Moll d'Espanya, 5, 08039 Barcelona, Spain

Diagonal Mar

Address: Avinguda Diagonal, 3, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

Arenas de Barcelona

Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 373-385, 08015 Barcelona, B, Spain

La Rocca Station

Address: Passeig de Gràcia, 6-14, 08007 Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona plaça Catalunya

Address: Ronda de Sant Pere, 38, 08010 Barcelona, Spain