I bet you already know that Paris is considered a shopping haven. The moment you hear about Paris, you possibly can never take “shopping” out of the image. Being one of the premiere shopping cities on this planet, Paris is every shopper’s heaven here on earth. And since your Paris trip would not be complete without souvenirs to remind you of this majestic city, you may opt to shop at Paris’ big selection of stores which can make you love the town all the more.
If you’re into designer fashion and haute couture, you’ll probably benefit from the shops found along the famous Triangle d’Or. It houses the best haute couture shops such as Dior, Prada, Gucci, Chanel, Ferragamo, and a lot more. To your trendy finds, you may set foot towards the Champs Elysees and shop at Sephora, Zara, and the famous Louis Vuitton flagship store. Most of those shops are open from 10AM to 7PM, Monday through Saturday.
Fashion boutiques of world-renowned designers may also be found on Paris’ Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore and Avenue Montaigne within the 8th arrondissement including Gucci, Hermes, Yves Saint-Laurent and Christian Dior. There can also be the Carrousel de Louvre, which is located under the Louvre museum that features a huge food court and a large number of boutiques. There are apartments located on the 7th street just in case you cannot get enough of shopping in Paris.
However, if you’re on the hunt for department stores, you can visit Bon Marche, Samaritaine, Printemps, and Bazar de l’Hotel de Ville (BHV). Besides offering an enormous number of items for sale, these shops are also a part of Paris’ history.