Shopping

Shoes in Plaza Mayor & Royal Madrid

Casa Hernanz

Comfy, rope-soled alpargatas (espadrilles), Spain’s traditional summer footwear, are worn by everyone from the king of Spain down. You can buy your own pair at this humble workshop, which has been hand-making the sh…
Shoes in Salamanca

Manolo Blahnik

Nothing to wear to the Oscars? Do what many Hollywood celebrities do and head for Manolo Blahnik. The showroom is exclusive and each shoe is displayed like a work of art.
Shoes in Inca

ReCamper

Snag a bargain at Camper's factory outlet, which does a brisk trade in seconds and end of lines.
Shoes in Salamanca

Camper

Spanish fashion is not all haute couture, and this world-famous cool and quirky shoe brand from Mallorca offers bowling-shoe chic with colourful, fun designs that are all about quality coupled with comfort. There ar…
Shoes in Parque del Oeste & Northern Madrid

Calzados Cantero

A charming old-world shoe store, Calzados Cantero sells a range of shoes at rock-bottom prices. But it’s most famous for its rope-soled alpargatas (espadrilles), which start from €8. This is a barrio classic, the so…
Shoes in La Rambla & Barri Gòtic

La Manual Alpargatera

Clients from Salvador Dalí to Jean Paul Gaultier have ordered a pair of espadrilles (rope-soled canvas shoes) from this famous store. The shop was founded just after the Spanish Civil War, though the roots of the si…
Shoes in Sant Francesc Xavier & La Savina

Alma Gemela

'Alma Gemela' means 'soulmate' in Spanish and this lovely little boutique lives up to its name, specialising in glammed-up espadrilles (€60 to €70), which dangle in the garden and come in all kinds of colours (some …
Shoes in Maó

Mascaró

Seek out the perfect pair of immensely popular, stylishly patterned Pretty Ballerinas at this glitzy boutique from top Menorcan footwear brand Mascaró, a family company born in Ferreries in 1918. There are also slin…
Shoes in La Ribera

Nu Sabates

A modern-day Catalan cobbler has put together some original handmade leather shoes for men and women (and a handful of bags and other leather items) in their friendly and stylish locale, which is enlivened by some i…
Shoes in Malasaña & Chueca

Camper

Spanish fashion is not all haute couture, and this world-famous cool and quirky shoe brand from Mallorca offers bowling-shoe chic with colourful, fun designs that are all about quality coupled with comfort.