Manama is capital of the Kingdom of bahrain. It is a beautiful place with full of small shops in the old souk and also commercial area with many offices around it. Manama souk is a place where you can buy all items ranging from clothings to Spices to electronics all types of shops are there. It is around 6-7 Km from the Bahrain International Airport.
Seef is a newly developed commercial and financial centre which is around 4Km. from Manama and 10 Km. away from Bahrain International Airport. Here you will find most of the major banks' offices such as Citi Bank, HSBC, Ahli United Bank, Amex etc. Bahrain's most famous Seef Mall is also here which is flocked by people from Bahrain and Saudi on weekends.
Here you will find international chains such as Mothercare, Marks & Spencer, KFC, Mcdonalds, Panasonic, Toys R us etc.
Another important Mall is Bahrain mall which is home to a Big hypermarket Geant.