Shopping in Alicante City - where you really can Shop 'til you Drop
Shopping in Alicante is a leisurely affair. With opening hours stretching into the early evening, you can even combine the activity with a night out! And for those poor souls that are dragged along to carry the bags, well you'll be pleased to know there are many cafés and bars along the way where you can while away some time whilst waiting for your family or partner to run out of money!
So what can Alicante offer? The full spectrum of the shopping experience is the quick answer! You can search out those specialist shops offering local handicrafts, scour the art and crafts markets which are scattered about the city, or, for the really serious shoppers, designer shops, department stores and, joy upon joy, more shoe shops than you could shake a shoe horn at. Why, there is even a shop completely dedicated to carnivals!
Whether you're buying for yourself, and we all need a treat now and then, or for family and friends Alicante City really is a shopper's paradise.
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