PARIS, CAPITAL OF LUXURY, FASHION AND SHOPPING
Paris, with its prestigious “hautecouture” houses, incredible fashion shows, department stores and many designer boutiques, is considered as the world capital of luxury, fashion and shopping.
Paris is regarded as the world fashion capital, and spread throughout the city are many fashion boutiques. Most of the major French fashion brands, such as Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dior, and Saint-Laurent, are currently headquartered here. Numerous international fashion labels also operate shops in Paris, such as Valentino, Gucci, Loewe, Escada, Bottega Veneta, and Burberry, as well as an Abercrombie & Fitch flagship store which has become a main touristic attraction.
BEST PLACES FOR SHOPPING IN PARIS
All of the best shops in Paris can be found right in the heart of the city, in the popular
Boulevard Haussmann. From the famous Galleries Lafayette to the popular Printemps department store, you will come across all the high-end shops here. This is certainly the best place to visit if fashion, home decor accessories, and cosmetics is everything that is on your list.
Avenue Des Champs Elysees
Definitely, amongst the most famous shopping areas in Paris, this avenue is one place you cannot afford to miss during your holiday in Paris. Apart from looking too pretty and illuminated at night, this place lets you shop all things chic.
Avenue Montaigne, connecting the Champs-Elysées to the Alma Bridge, is one of the best streets in Paris for designer shopping and is known as one of the most exclusive and luxurious arteries in the capital. Located in the heart of Paris’s Golden Triangle, it is punctuated with world-class stores, from French brands to Italian designers.