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Shopping in Manchester - authentic goods, best outlets, malls and boutiques

Town Hall and Market Square at Ashton-under Lyne Greater Manchester England Manchester is a great city for shopping, there are large shopping streets, and ultramodern shopping centres, and a lot of small speciality stores. The location of the most prestigious shops and shopping galleries is the historic King Street. Its main value is the spectacular buildings of the 18th century, which used to house large banks, and now there are boutiques of famous brands in historical buildings. Local shops are aimed at wealthy buyers, thrifty tourists will find here something interesting in the period of sales.
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The largest shopping centre in the city is called Arndale, it was opened more than 45 years ago. The shopping complex occupies a huge building with an area of 185,000 square meters, within its walls, there are about 300 shops of various specialities. You can buy everything here, from fashionable clothes and shoes from the latest designer collections to home goods and souvenirs. There are several attractive restaurants on the upper level of the shopping centre.
The real city attraction is Trafford shopping centre, which is visited by more than 30 million people every year. This shopping complex is the second largest in the UK, visitors are attracted here not only by the variety of shops but also by the unique architecture. There are shops of different price categories in the shopping centre, those who prefer luxury shopping will be attracted by pavilions Giorgio Armani and Louis Vuitton. Mid-range shops in the shopping centre are also present, and it is also famous for its outstanding restaurants. Copyright
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A shopping centre Hanging Ditch is located in a beautiful historic building, it is a real Mecca for budget tourists. Here you can find quality things from famous fashion collections, they are sold at huge discounts in this shopping centre. The Mall sells branded items from past collections, it is possible to buy not only clothes but also shoes, as well as a lot of stylish accessories.
Manchester Cathedral Selfridge store, on the other hand, is housed in an ultramodern building with a glass facade decorated with spectacular artistic lighting in the evening. This shop is considered to be the best place for gastronomic shopping in Manchester, it sells unique products from all over the UK. Customers are always offered a large selection of farm cheese, real farm sausages and dozens of bacon options, as well as wines from local wineries and tinctures that are produced in local monasteries and private factories. Despite the huge popularity, the price level in the store is very attractive.
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The so-called Northern quarter is very popular among young people, its distinctive feature is the abundance of music stores. You can buy CDs with music of different styles, and some stores sell even rare vinyl records. There are shops that sell musical instruments, books and other thematic products.
Manchester Town Hall The original shopping centre Afflecks is located in the Northern quarter, it attracts representatives of various subcultures and all those who are not indifferent to modern art. There are interesting art and design workshops in the shopping centre, here you can buy a lot of unusual handmade crafts, as well as a variety of art goods. You can diversify your shopping by visiting the local tattoo salon, which makes excellent henna tattoos.
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Those who love colourful markets will be interested to walk along Piccadilly street, here is located the original street Food Market. You can find the most popular street food in this market, many people are attracted to the stalls with cakes and pies. Gourmets will have the opportunity to try rare dishes of Chinese cuisine, the market has a very attractive price level. Many people buy their favourite products on the market and go on a picnic in the nearby garden.
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Map of all shopping areas
Shopping streets in Manchester
♥   Shopping area ' Oldham Street' Manchester, 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Market Street' Manchester, 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' King Street' Manchester, 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Exchange Square' Manchester, 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Deansgate' Manchester, 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all outlets
Designer outlets in Manchester and nearby
♥   Outlet 'CHESHIRE OAKS DESIGNER OUTLET' Kinsey Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 9JJ United Kingdom, 49.2 km from Manchester. On the map
♥   Outlet 'EAST MIDLANDS DESIGNER OUTLET' Mansfield Road South, Normanton, DE55 2JW, United Kingdom, 73.5 km from Manchester. On the map
♥   Outlet 'YORK DESIGNER OUTLET' St. Nicholas Avenue, Fulford, YO19 4TA, United Kingdom, 90.7 km from Manchester. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Royal Quays Outlet Centre' Coble Dene, North Shields, NE29 6DW, United Kingdom, 175.6 km from Manchester. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Swindon Designer Outlet' Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2DY, United Kingdom, 215.4 km from Manchester. On the map
♥   Outlet 'BRIDGEND DESIGNER OUTLET' The Derwen, Bridgend, CF32 9SU, United Kingdom, 234.9 km from Manchester. On the map
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Shopping advices for Manchester. The best spots for buying designer clothes and local delicacies from Great Britain - shops, galleries, boutiques and outlets. We provide you with the shopping streets map, so you can plan your efficient shopping routes, while hunting for authentic souvenirs, goods, drinks, shoes and clothes in Manchester. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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