Harrods – The World’s Favourite Department Store

Harrods - The store that promises 'Everything to Everybody Everywhere': A household name in the U.K. and all over the world the Harrods brand is much sought after by many first-time visitors to London. Whether it be a Harrods Winnie-the-Pooh bear, a Harrods mug or a Harrods shopping bag, many … [Read more...]

Madrid Shopping

Madrid Shops, Shopping Malls and Shopping Precincts: While perhaps not as famous for its shopping as Paris, Milan, London or New York, Madrid nevertheless has heaps of excellent places to shop - 60,000 shops open their doors every day in Madrid! Whether you're looking for a valuable antique … [Read more...]

Saint-Hubertus Royal Gallery – A Grand Shopping Arcade

SAINT-HUBERTUS GALLERY IN BRUSSELS WAS THE FIRST SHOPPING ARCADE IN EUROPE: Sitting high up, in the same class of grand arcades as the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan and The Passage in St. Petersburg, is the Saint-Hubertus Royal Gallery (Koninklijke Sint-Hubertusgalerijen in Dutch).  … [Read more...]

Shopping in York

York Shops, Shopping Centres and Designer Outlets: There's so much to see and do in York that finding time to shop can be a challenge. However, if you're determined to take your credit card for a spin, there are plenty of luxury shops, shopping centres and York outlets you can spend your money … [Read more...]

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – Milan’s Living Room

Il Salotto di Milano is Milan's most Luxurious Shopping Arcade: Milan's most luxurious shopping arcade is often referred to as "Il Salotto di Milano" or Milan's Living Room ... and wouldn't we all love to live here. Designed by Giuseppe Mengoni in 1861 and completed in 1877, Galleria … [Read more...]

Vienna Shops That Were Good Enough For Emperors

“k.u.k Hoflieferant” - A Hallmark of Quality: When shopping in Vienna, there's nothing that confirms the hallmark of quality more than the honorary title of “k.u.k Hoflieferant”. Back in the days of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, companies were handpicked by the royal court for the quality of … [Read more...]

La Reggia Designer Outlet – Naples

Naples has its own designer outlet: La Reggia Designer Outlet, the fifth of McArthurGlen's Italian designer discount outlet malls opened in February 2010. This is Phase I, with Phase II to follow. The new Naples designer outlet is close to historic city of Caserta and the Amalfi Coast and is … [Read more...]

Belts and Buckles – London Shopping

At Elliot Rhodes, Belts are a key to dressing with style and individuality: If belts and buckles are your fetish, then one store you'd want to visit on your London holidays is Elliot Rhodes. We happen upon Elliot Rhodes during our exploration of the streets of Covent Garden. Today's walk around … [Read more...]

Salzburg Designer Outlet

With the Salzburg Designer Outlet, Mozart's city is now on the Fashion Map: Salzburg has made it to the McArthurGlen's European Designer Outlet fashion map.  Salzburg Designer Outlet is McArthurGlen's second Designer Discount Outlet mall in Austria, the other being Parndorf. The Salzburg … [Read more...]