With majestic palaces, centuries of history, and some of the world’s greatest art and music, Vienna is a true cultural feast, bursting with spectacle and beauty at every turn.
As any citizen of Bilbao will tell you, there’s much more to the city than the Guggenheim Museum.
Bicycles, the red light district, smoke-filled cafés… just mention the word Amsterdam and people immediately conjure up countless exciting images.
As a stylish modern metropolis with plenty of luxury to offer, Vancouver has more than its fair share of chic designer shopping.
There is no specific shopping district in Venice, although the most fashionable areas are located in the area leading from the main station to Saint Mark’s Square.
Offering high-end shopping malls, fabulous boutiques, and a host of designer stores, Toronto is a shopper’s paradise.
Fashion has been at the center of Russian culture for centuries, and where the Tsars and imperial courtiers once led the way, now top designers and unique boutiques supply the trends.
San Francisco is renowned for its pioneering and trendsetting attitude, so it’s no surprise to find that the city is one of America’s premier shopping destinations.
Swedes are renowned for their style, which is often classy, simple and modern.
Shopping malls are not native to New York City.
As you would expect from a major destination, Los Angeles does not disappoint when shopping is the entertainment of choice.
In a city where luxury and opulence are in abundance, it is little surprise that the numerous shopping centers in Las Vegas are specifically tailored to the ultra-affluent.
Shopping in Dubai is all about its glamorous and exciting malls, allowing shoppers to pursue their hobby unhindered by traffic, heat or crowds.
Buenos Aires is famous for shopping, with outstanding leather products and jewelry among the items that keep tourists coming back year after year.
With a dedication to eclectic, unique and quality fashion, Chicago’s sartorial offerings provide the elite traveler with an array of shops, department stores, boutiques and malls impressive enough to rival some of the most well known fashion cities in the world.
From traditional bazaars to luxury malls, Mumbai boasts a wealth of shopping locations to satisfy even the most dedicated shopaholics.
With its fun, creative vibe and stylish young population Tel Aviv has a welldeserved reputation as the fashion capital of Israel – and with glittering flagship designer stores, chic boutiques and a long-awaited Fashion Week being organized for 2011, it is fast becoming an international style hotspot.
Tokyo is famous for its big department stores that stock the latest collections from both international and Japanese designers.
Shopping in Cape Town can be a vibrant and exciting experience, with the chance to dive into an array of prestigious international brands, unique and trendy boutiques from local designers, and fascinating traditional and local art and crafts.
From the boutiques of the Bangsar district to the colossal malls of the Golden Triangle, Kuala Lumpur offers everything under the sun to keep even the most dedicated shopaholic busy.
Widely acknowledged as Asia’s premier shopping destination, Singapore has plenty to offer even the most discerning Elite Traveler.
When it comes to shopping, don’t let historical communist allusions about the city mislead you.
Full as it may be of cultural attractions and events, London is also renowned for its shopping, and rightly so, for it is absolutely brimming with department stores, designer shops, dinky independent boutiques, antiques halls and markets.
From vibrant street markets to quirky boutiques and gleaming air-conditioned malls, Bangkok offers boundless shopping opportunities for the elite traveler.
As you would expect from a major destination, Delhi does not disappoint when shopping is the choice of entertainment.
As you would expect from a major destination, when shopping is the entertainment of choice, Hong Kong does not disappoint.
As you’d expect from any major destination, Abu Dhabi doesn’t disappoint in the shopping department.
As you expect from a major destination, Munich does not disappoint when shopping is the choice of entertainment.
Rome is well known for its sumptuous shopping; there are areas of the city that dazzle with glamorous designer boutiques and palatial flagship stores, while in others the stores are small, quirky and full of character.
The elite shopper will find a haven of luxury brands in the famous Parizska Street, known for its vast collection of haute couture stores such as Dior, Versace and Armani.