For many, shopping in thrift shops or flea markets is like going on a blind date – it’s hit or miss. To ensure you get to live your shopping fairy tale, we’ve rounded up a selection of stores in Biarritz where you will find original and unique vintage pieces – from clothes and accessories to books and bikes.
Galerie Carré Rouge
Galerie Carré Rouge, 22 Avenue Reine Victoria, Biarritz, France, +33 5 59 24 75 96
Santa’s Workshop Cycle Vintage
Santa’s Workshop Cycle Vintage is an atelier where Julien and Toff, two passionate cyclists, repair and customize old bikes. Due to the staff’s other professional commitments, make sure to get in touch with them to schedule an appointment.
Ruleshaker Hidden Garage
Do you like to watch passionate people at work? Then drop by the Ruleshaker Hidden Garage in Bidart, where dedicated craftsmen build and repair legendary motorcycles, such as Ducatis and other prestigious brands. Just be sure to call the owner ahead of time and plan a rendezvous first.
Ruleshaker Hidden Garage, Zone D’activité Bassilour, Bidart, France, +33 6 50 61 38 19
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