Galleries Lafayette - Paris
Paris is one of the world’s premier fashion centers. Known for its couture, exclusive boutiques and countless shops, Paris draws fashionistas from around the world.
The Legendary Galleries Lafayette
Galleries Lafayette is the largest and most famous department store in France. It is located on Boulevard Haussmann, next to the Opera house, in the heart of Paris. During your shopping trip, be sure to check out the store’s spectacular stained-glass dome. Walk through the Perfume Department to the open section, and look up at the tiered levels above. It’s spectacular!
Don’t miss walking down this popular Left Bank boulevard, filled with exclusive retail shops and boutiques, book stores, art galleries, bistros and cafés. Take a shopping break and stop by Café de Flore or Les Deux Magots for a mid-morning snack or afternoon coffee. The area’s little side streets provide some great photo opportunities and fun people-watching too.
Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré and Rue Royal
Serious shoppers won’t want to miss a visit to Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré and Rue Royal. This popular and upscale shopping area is famous for its smart designer fashion houses and exclusive Paris boutiques.