The 4 fashion capitals New York, Milan, Paris and London have more in common than just their own Fashion Week. 4 of the most luxurious shopping streets around the world are located in these cities.
When you have 2 times per year a busy Fashion Week organized, there must also be a lot of shopping. 4 of the most luxurious shopping streets around the world find in Paris, London, New York and Milan. When a trip to one of these cities is planned, these are the streets that you can not miss.
Fifth Avenue, New York
On Fifth Avenue in New York you will find lots of designers. Cartier, Emilio Pucci, Escada and Tiffani & Co. are just some of these big names. In addition to the boutiques there are also several department stores in this fashionable shopping streets, such as Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergdorf Goodman, where you can shop endlessly. Besides you can shop on Fifth Avenue, the Museum of Modern Art visit or a trip to Central Park. Fifth Avenue is also known as the most expensive shopping street in the world, as would be 1 square meter of land, more than 10,000 euros per year.
Via Montenapoleone, Milan
In Milan you can find the most luxurious shops on Via Montenapoleone, the center of the fashion district of the Italian city. Both the Via Montenapoleone itself and in the many side streets have the most luxurious fashion brands are located. You’ll find shops of Jimmy Choo, Christian Louboutin, Versace and Marc Jacobs. Of course, also an Italian fashion house Gucci flagship store in Via Montenapoleone. The street is, as its name implies, named for Napoleon in 1804. Although the street intended for pedestrians, driving it all day along the car’s luxury shopping district.
Avenue Montaigne, Paris
When you go shopping in Paris, you can not really skip the Avenue Montaigne. This street is full of designer shops like Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Valentino, Fendi and Dior. It is also famous Plaza Athenee Hotel on this street, known for its famous guests. Among others, Anna Wintour, Jackie Kennedy and Oprah Winfrey have spent the night here. Avenue Montaigne is transverse to the famous boulevard Champs Elysees and from here you can also walk over towards the Eiffel Tower, the Seine, but you just have to stabbing.
Bond Street, London
Bond Street, Oxford Street, together with 1 of the most famous streets of London. Bond Street consists of two parts, Old Bond Street and New Bond Street. You will find shops of designers such as Burberry, Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen and Hermès. The department stores Selfridges and Debenhams take their place at the prestigious London street. Besides fashion you can also find antiques and furniture. The world famous auction house Sotheby’s is also located on Bond Street.