Top 10 Shopping Spots in Europe

The shopping luxury that Europe has to offer is unparalleled to any other continent in the world, with Europe being the fashion hub of the world, most of the world�s best luxury brands have their origins here, from French Perfumes, to Italian leather or Bohemian crystals and much more the fountainhead of all these lie in Europe. Hence its worth all the savings and the wait, indulge the shopaholic in you at the following places:

London, England: One of the premier shopping cities in the world, you can shop at the stores at Oxford and Regent Street, or for Luxury items go to Knightsbridge. And in case you�re looking for a more local flavour, Camden Market is the place to be.

Paris, France: The word Haute Couture �defines Paris, a shopper�s dream, places like Avenue Montaigne and Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore spell luxury like no other, also the Parisian flea markets, are fabled for their unique finds.

Rome, Italy: Coupled with upscale fashion places near the famous Spanish steps, that boast of looks right off the ramps, along with family run places, Rome provides a distinct blend of tradition and modernity, that you must not miss out on.

Barcelona, Spain: Bargain shopping finds a new name in Barcelona, and coupled with the designer names that are spread in array you�ll probably be spoiled for choices in the city.

Madrid, Spain: Madrid boasts of almost 50,000 boutiques, fulfilling almost every shopping desire that one can have, El Centro offers you with a variety of temptations while El Rastro the biggest flea market of Spain offers you some really great bargain buys.

Glasgow, Scotland: Concentrated around Sauchiehall, Buchanan and Argyle Streets, Glasgow is a cosmopolitan, chic shopping area. The unique feature about the city is perhaps the 1920�s style Princes Square, and the fabulous Italian Centre and the Buchanan Centre. You can also try visiting The Barras, a flea market for a unique Glasgow cultural experience.

Milan, Italy: The fashion capital of Italy, Milan is one of the world�s premier shopping destinations, splendour finds a new definition here, as the city�s flagship design houses like Armani, Versace and Dolce & Gabbana are the temple for the fashion conscious.

Lisbon, Portugal: Lisbon has a certain old world charm about it, and its historic streets, provide some great opportunities� for those interested in handmade and leather goods, antiques as well as ceramic things.

Vienna, Austria: The Viennese classics comprise, of hand painted ceramics, porcelains, leather as well as wrought iron goods, also investing in timeless jewellery pieces and accessories can also be done at the Mariahilferstrasse, the city�s most elegant shopping avenue.

Athens, Greece: Famed for antiques as well as leather goods, Athens is also famous for its flea market at Monastiraki. The Kolonaki is the perfect place booming with chic cafes and Tsakalof Street in this fashionable suburb is famed for being one of the most expensive shopping places in the world.

So there you have it, some of the best shopping places in Europe listed out for you.