Munich shopping

Top Choice Sports & Outdoors in Altstadt & Residenz


Munich's premier outdoors and travel stockist is worth a browse even if you've never pulled on a pair of hiking boots. The basement boasts a lake for testing out kayaks and there's a travel agent and even a branch o…
Top Choice Books in Maxvorstadt

Munich Readery

With Germany's biggest collection of secondhand English-language titles, the Readery is the place to go in Bavaria for holiday reading matter. In fact we think this might be the only such secondhand bookshop between…
Top Choice Clothing in Maxvorstadt


This rare secondhand traditional-clothing store (the name is a phonetic yodel) is worth a look even if you don't intend buying. Apparently, wearing hand-me-down Lederhosen greatly reduces the risk of chafing.
Clothing in Schwabing & the Englischer Garten

Pick & Weight

Part of a small national chain, Pick & Weight sells top-notch vintage clothing for between €25 and €95 per kilo. The men's and women's attire, plus accessories, are of the highest quality, and the shop is cramme…
Homewares in Altstadt & Residenz


Anyone with an admiration for top-quality design from Germany and further afield should make a beeline for this store. Last-a-lifetime household items compete for shelf space with retro toys, Bauhaus lamps and times…
Market in Munich

Flohmarkt Riem

Play urban archaeologist and sift through heaps of junk to unearth the odd treasure at Bavaria's largest flea market. It's located outside the city centre by the trade-fair grounds in Riem. Take the U2 to Messestadt…
Clothing in Altstadt & Residenz


The famous cloth producer stocks a wide range of Bavarian wear and other top-end clothes. The Lederhosen and Dirndl outfits are a cut above the discount night-out versions and prices are accordingly high.
Clothing in Altstadt & Residenz

7 Himmel

Couture cool-hunters will be in seventh heaven (a translation of the boutique's name) when browsing the assortment of fashions and accessories by indie labels sold at surprisingly reasonable prices.
Glass in Altstadt & Residenz

Bottles & Glashaus

If it's made of glass, this wonderfully stocked backstreet shop sells it, from jam jars to wine glasses, marbles to vases, paperweights to Venetian-style beads.
Sports & Outdoors in Altstadt & Residenz


Get tooled up for the Alps at this sports megastore boasting seven shiny floors of equipment, including cycling, skiing, travel and camping paraphernalia.