Must-see shopping in Spain

  • Vila Viniteca is a Corner wine & deli store offering regional & international vino, meats, cheeses & gourmet food.

    Vila Viniteca

    La Ribera

    One of Barcelona's best wine stores (and there are a few…), Vila Viniteca has been hunting down the finest local and imported wines since 1932. There are…

  • L'Arca in Barcelona is a vintage shop that specializes in bridal and Edwardian fashions. They supplied a number of costumes for the 1997 movie, Titanic.


    La Rambla & Barri Gòtic

    Step inside this enchanting vintage boutique for beautifully crafted apparel from the past, mostly sourced from local homes: 18th-century embroidered silk…

  • Helena Rohner is an upscale jewelry shop in Madrid

    Helena Rohner

    La Latina & Lavapiés

    One of Europe’s most creative jewellery designers, Helena Rohner has a spacious boutique in La Latina. Working with silver, stone, porcelain, wood and…

  • Madrid, Spain - August 18, 2021: The Antigua Casa Talavera sells traditional handmade pottery and tile from all over Spain in this downtown Madrid, Spain store. The store was opened in 1904 and is still family operated.
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    Antigua Casa Talavera


    The extraordinary tiled facade of this wonderful old shop conceals an Aladdin’s cave of ceramics from all over Spain. This is not the mass-produced stuff…

  • Agatha Ruiz de la Prada.

    Agatha Ruiz de la Prada


    This boutique has to be seen to be believed, with pinks, yellows and oranges everywhere you turn. It’s fun and exuberant, but not just for kids. It also…

  • Flores Navarro in Barcelona located at Carrer de València 320

    Flores Navarro


    You never know when you might need flowers, and this vast, packed-to-the-rafters florist never closes. Established in 1960, it has two spaces on Carrer de…

  • Street view of Madame Mim

    Madame Mim


    Many Valencians would say this is the city's best vintage shop, and we're always intrigued by what it has in stock. As well as clothes, there's a quirky…

  • Street view of Cestería El Globo with wicker products on display.

    Cestería El Globo


    In business since 1856, this charming shop features piles of traditional wickerwork – how about a basket for your bicycle? – plus rocking horses and other…

  • Vinatería Albillo

    Santa Cruz de la Palma

    An excellent deli which specialises in local and national Spanish cheese, gourmet olives, preserves, coffee and other goodies like anchovies and smoked…

  • Formatgeria La Seu

    La Rambla & Barri Gòtic

    Dedicated to artisan cheeses from across Spain, this small shop is run by the oh-so-knowledgeable Katherine McLaughlin. The antithesis of mass production,…

  • Colmillo de Morsa


    Javier Blanco and Elisabet Vallecillo, who have made waves at Madrid's Cibeles Fashion Week, showcase their Barcelona-made women's designs at this…

  • La Oleoteca

    El Centro & El Arenal

    If you're looking to take some Spanish olive oil home, super-enthusiastic Andrés García is the person to help you. At his well-stocked shop, he'll talk…

  • Centro para la Artesanía

    Murcia Province

    It's quite a surprise to go through the door here, and gradually descend into an enormous concrete structure replete with all kinds of handicrafts, from…

  • Pisaverde

    La Laguna

    The shoes at Pisaverde are quite a sight, with each pair uniquely fashioned and handcrafted with bold and brightly coloured leather and all manner of…

  • El Arco Artesanía


    This original shop in the southwestern corner of Plaza Mayor sells an outstanding array of homemade designer souvenirs, from stone, ceramic and glass work…

  • El Moderno

    Malasaña & Conde Duque

    This concept store down the Gran Vía end of Malasaña is the epitome of style, although it's less Malasaña retro than a slick new-Madrid look. Designer…

  • Linda Vuela a Rio

    L'Eixample & Southern Valencia

    A very elegant perfume shop specialising in boutique scents sourced from around the world. It's an enjoyably different experience away from the supermodel…

  • Botería Julio Rodríguez

    La Latina & Lavapiés

    One of the last makers of traditional Spanish wineskins left in Madrid, Botería Julio Rodríguez is like a window on a fast-disappearing world. They make a…

  • Abanicos Carbonell

    L'Eixample & Southern Valencia

    This historic fan-maker, in business since 1810, offers hand-painted manual cooling units ranging from a very reasonable €10 for the basic but pretty ones…

  • La Oliva


    By day, La Oliva sells fine Spanish wines, high-end olive oils and other gourmet treats. By night, the tables come out and multilingual owner Francisco…

  • Sombreros Albero


    For any of your hat needs, head to this venerable concern near the Estación del Norte, run by the Albero family since 1820. Many are made by the family,…

  • Mercatus


    The official shop of the University of Salamanca has a stunning range of stationery items, leather-bound books and other carefully selected reminders of…

  • Santo Tomé


    Pick up some of Toledo's famed marzipan (almond-based confectionery) at this outlet of the highly regarded local brand.

  • Les Topettes in Barcelona is soap and perfume shop at Joaquín Costa, 33

    Les Topettes

    El Raval

    Globe-trotting products at this chic little temple to soap and perfume have been handpicked, by journalist Lucía and chef/interior designer Oriol, for…

  • Colmado Múrria is a general store that feels like a trip back in time and has restaurant-quality products and honest, genuine service.

    Joan Múrria


    Ramon Casas designed the 1898 Modernista shopfront advertisements at this culinary temple of speciality foods from around Catalonia and beyond. Artisan…

  • Entrance to Bodegas Baviera.

    Bodegas Baviera


    This excellent wine shop has reasonably priced reds and whites from all over the country, as well as some interesting spirits, olive oils and sherries…

  • Hito


    A gallery, designer homeware store and artist-in-residence project rolled into one, Hito is run by New York expat jewellers Gillian Conroy and Danica…

  • Las Dalias

    North & Interior Ibiza

    Little Sant Carles de Peralta springs to life for its famed Las Dalias hippy market, an Ibizan wonderland of rainbow throws, Indian beads, feathered…

  • Grey Street

    El Raval

    Named for the Canberra home of Australian owner Amy Cocker's grandparents, this stylishly reimagined former perfume shop is decked with tempting trinkets,…

  • MAIT

    North Coast Tenerife

    Housed in a former 17th-century convent, this museum shop sells a superb range of Ibero-American art and crafts, mainly from Central and South America…

  • Casa del Perfume Canario

    Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    Stop by this family-run museum-shop, producing perfumes since the 1870s, and the staff will take you through the distillation and water-filtering process…

  • Pastelería Basilio


    Just down the hill south of the Plaza Mayor, this old-school pastry shop has been around since 1939 and is still run by the same family. It serves up…

  • Canarias Concept

    North Coast Tenerife

    As the name implies, Canarias Concept sells solely Canarian-made crafts and products. It has a large showroom packed with jewellery, ceramics, artwork,…

  • Mercado de Vegueta

    Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    Trading since the mid-19th century in a fabulous old building, this Vegueta market has a real abundance of aroma, and an explosion of colour from the…

  • La Casa de las Imágenes


    Get into the soul-stirring mood in Candelaria by checking out the religious statues, shrink-wrapped Santa Ritas, photos, plaques, candles, and holograms…

  • Muy


    An exquisite concept store owned by Alessandro Negri, Formentera's most famous designer. The tastefully styled premises are graced by all the earthy,…

  • Magatzem de Santa Catalina

    Palma de Mallorca

    Master shoemaker, Domingo Moya makes the most wonderful espadrilles, that Mallorcan summer sandal classic, with several styles to choose from. Prices…

  • Librería Moebius

    Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

    This temple to the graphic novel has a seriously wide selection in English and Spanish in a quite riveting display.

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    La Manual Alpargatera

    La Rambla & Barri Gòtic

    Stars from Salvador Dalí to Penélope Cruz and Jean Paul Gaultier have ordered a pair of espardenyes (espadrilles; rope-soled canvas shoes) from this…

  • Fans at stall, El Rastro Market, La Latina.

    El Rastro

    La Latina & Lavapiés

    Welcome to what is claimed to be Europe's largest flea market. Antiques are also a major drawcard with a concentration of stores at Nuevas Galerías and…

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