The Eixample is one of Barcelona’s largest and most modern neighbourhoods, home to architectural masterpieces and some of the best designer shopping in the city. Here are the best places to shop until you drop in this vibrant district.
A fashion-focused concept store specialising in European designer labels, BOO offers an eclectic mix of clothes and accessories for men and women. Their focus is on timeless pieces that you can wear over again, with pieces by established brands as well as emerging names. The store is welcoming and stylish, with vintage furniture and paintings on the wall giving it a warm, home-like feel.
A staple of the Spanish high-street fashion world, Zara has to be top of your list for affordable, on-trend clothing. There are a number of stores in Barcelona, including a large one on Passeig de Gracià and one on the nearby Rambla de Catalunya. The clothes range from casual, easy-to-wear outfits to something more unusual for that special occasion.