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.

Altaïr – Travel bookstore

Altaïr – Travel bookstore

Image by Tatiana Martinez

“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

Image by Bill Sinclair

“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

Come In – Go into Come In

Come In – Go into Come In

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“Come In” is the go-to shop for English and motivated English learner in Barcelona. All you need to know is that is sells a good range of good books…

Full Article by Bill Sinclair

Concepción Market – A new concept for an old market

Concepción Market – A new concept for an old market

Image by Bill Sinclair

“Concepción Market” in Barcelona is over 125 years old, though you wouldn’t know it at first glance. Come for the food shops and book-crossing point…

Full Article by Bill Sinclair

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