Aachen doesn't have a variety of large shopping centers. The most popular shops and boutiques are concentrated in the central streets of the city. In search of fashionable clothes and souvenirs, it will be interesting to walk around the Aachen cathedral. Here, is a Carl Kaufmann men's clothing store, which will appeal to fans of modern style. It is not the cheapest, but things in it are of very high quality. Nearby, is a popular Modehaus Röttsches women's clothing store, which will please ladies with a variety of clothes of various stylistic trends. Many things in this store are sewn exclusively from natural fabrics. Fans of designer things will be interested in a walk along Kleinmarschierstraße street, which presents a large choice of small shopping pavilions of different price categories.
For those, who want to go round unusual shops, Annastraße street is an ideal one. There are many interesting specialty shops where you can buy designer accessories, interesting souvenirs and useful things for tourists. This street offers a large choice of souvenir stores, as well as those that offer tourists guides with descriptions of city attractions. You will find several popular confectionery shops here. They sell popular national sweets.
Those, who want to buy delicious gifts for their family and friends, should definitely look into an ancient Nobis Printen bakery. They sell one of the most popular sweets in the city - "aachener printen" honey cakes, which are being prepared with the addition of various syrups, dried fruits and cereals. The bakery presents several dozen types of gingerbread. For tourists, special gift sets of sweets are sold here.