The Best Local Shopping Spots in Barcelona

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Barcelona? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Aina Joies – Best handmade jewelry

Aina Joies – Best handmade jewelry

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“Aina Joies” Barcelona is a jewelry store open two days a week that sells killer jewellery. I love it because the owner really pays attention to you…

Full Article by Gerard Pinar

Altaïr – Travel bookstore

Altaïr – Travel bookstore

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“Altaïr” in Barcelona biggest travel bookstore. One of my favourite parts of it is the travel ad board, where you’ll find your next travel partner…

Full Article by Tatiana Martinez

Bodega E. Marin – Vinos, cavas y licores

Bodega E. Marin – Vinos, cavas y licores

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“Bodega E.Marin” is a Barcelona wine shop that’s cheaper than the supermarkets! But their quality is also excellent. Go on, surprise yourself…

Full Article by Bill Sinclair

Casa Gay – Pots, pans & paelleras

Casa Gay – Pots, pans & paelleras

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“Casa Gay”, est. 1860, is one of the best cookware stores in Barcelona. It has absolutely everything I need and it’s not as expensive as you might think.

Full Article by Bill Sinclair

Christmas Market – Sagrada Familia – Shit for Xmas!

Christmas Market – Sagrada Familia – Shit for Xmas!

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The “Christmas Market – Sagrada Familia” in Barcelona is no better place to observe the Catalan deep-rooted fascination with shit. Seriously…

Full Article by Bill Sinclair

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