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North America Shopping

  • Century 21

    New York City Shopping

    Century 21 Department Store is a legendary New York City retailer offering top designer merchandise at incredibly low prices. For over 50 years, they've kept shoppers adorned in the biggest names in fashion. With up to 65% off retail 100% of the time, anyone truly can afford to look great anytime. Besides facing Ground Zero, Century is...

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  • Malls / Outlets

    Las Vegas Shopping

    This is a 1.5-million-square-foot outdoor mall with a 18-screen RAVE movie theater, and there are too many shops to list. There is even a 13,000-square-foot children's park that features a garden maze, a tree house and sprinklers ideal for warmer months. Hours of operation: Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Friday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 10...

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  • French Market

    New Orleans Shopping

    There's a guy at this market selling sheets, branded "Sanders Collection" that are marked on the front of the package, in great big letters "1500 THREAD COUNT 100% EGYPTIAN COTTON". If you read the smaller print on the back, you'll find out that they are actually made from "micro fiber yarns... with the soft touch as a 1500 THREAD COUNT 100%...

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  • Outlet Stores

    Orlando Shopping

    The transportation company we use in Orlando surprised us with a complimentary discount card. The driver explained that if we present the card in any mall/outlet mall in Orlando we can get the coupon book free of charge. The first shopping trip we made was to Premium Outlets on International Drive. We got our coupon book for free (i saw people...

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  • Shopping Centers / Malls

    San Francisco Shopping

    The Embarcadero Center is a mixed office and shopping center built in the early 1970s as part of an "urban renewal" program for the Embarcadero area of downtown San Francisco. It is between the Financial District and the Ferry Building. Because of its location, it tends to be rather empty and closed up after 5 pm and on weekends, since the area is...

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  • Markets

    Cancún Shopping

    This is the market where the locals go. It is called Market 23. It is a bit difficult to find and some of the venders can't speak English. We had to ask a few times before we received enough directions to find it, but it was worth the trouble. We found some great buys on hand painted pottery, masks, and other such local crafts. Local crafts are the...

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  • Magnificent Mile/Michigan Avenue

    Chicago Shopping

    North Michigan Avenue, the Magnificent Mile, is one of the world's best shopping destinations, rivaling US streets like 5th Ave. in New York and Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills. Shopping centers such as Water Tower Place and 900 N. Michigan offer hundreds of stores, along with plenty of other stores on the street, including: Hugo Boss, Armani, Louis...

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  • Clothing

    Key West Shopping

    It's a find. A cute, small boutique, the only one in Key West that specializes in lingerie. You can get a strapless bra, have a fitting, special orders etc. they have good brands like Hanky Panky and Wacoal A good bra that fits and will last. Presents and pretty things Bras from $18 up. Depends on the brand.

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  • Santee Alley

    Los Angeles Shopping

    FABRIC, and discounted designer inspired items for a small fraction of the price. There is every type of fabric that you could imagine here, all on the tall 60" bolts. There are stores that have $1 a yard, or $2 a yard promotions. I love getting $20 fabric for $2. I also found an amazing D&G inspired purse for $40 that I use a lot and it still...

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  • Chedraui

    Playa del Carmen Shopping

    I always like visiting grocery stores when traveling, you can find some interesting things to eat and occasionally something to bring back for friends and family. Just south of Juarez Avenue on highway 307 is Chedraui, a large supermercado selling groceries, liquor, some clothes, small appliances, household products, etc. There's also a small...

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  • Eaton Centre

    Toronto Shopping

    Opened in 1977 the Eaton centre shopping complex is situated in the heart of downtown Toronto,it is the largest shopping mall in eastern Canada and 3rd largest in the country.There are 230 stores and services operating on 5 floors than occupy 1,722,000 sq ft.It recieves over 1 million visitors every week.The architect was Eberhand Zeider. Opening...

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  • Markets

    Puerto Vallarta Shopping

    This two story maze of shops is laden with everything "Mexican." One of the stalls we frequented was the Artesanias Los Gemelos run by Dora. Here you can find scores of T-shirts, silver jewelry, leather goods, hundreds of handicraft items and home-style lunches. The rule of the day is to barter for the best price, but beware the sales people are...

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  • Downtown

    Montreal Shopping

    As made obvious from the store's name, they sell linens. But they also sell small appliances, kitchen stuff, and decor. It's more high-end than departments stores like La Baie so it's a lot pricier, but all their stuff is good quality. Similar to a department store, but not big enough to be one, and most of what they sell is related to linens...

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  • Filene's Basement

    Boston Shopping

    Bargain shoppers haven at Filene's Basement. My daughter was there for three months during the show she was performing. She said she was there almost every day. I was there for a long weekend and I was there almost every day and could have related to my daughter. Great bargains to be had if you can wade through all the merchandise and dodge all the...

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  • Robson Street

    Vancouver Shopping

    While I am generally not an advocate of chain stores, and most especially MEGA chainstores, I mention the Virgin Megastore in Vancouver because of it's cool and eclectic selection of books. While they did not have as many books as a bookstore might the ones they did have were great, ranging in subject from all types of music to obscure and cultish...

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  • Local Stores in Cabo

    Cabo San Lucas Shopping

    One step inside Casa Maria and you know you’ve crossed the threshold into someplace magical. While the store specializes in tin mirrors from the State of Guanajuato, fine black pottery from Oaxaca, rugs and wall Hangings from the Oaxaca's Zapotec weavers, the real prize is the hundreds of Day of the Dead figurines in all sizes, shapes and price...

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  • Ala Moana Shopping Center

    Honolulu Shopping

    Before the Mall of America opened in Minneapolis, Ala Moana Shopping Center was the largest mall in the US. It has enough shops so that you can find almost everything you need. The nice thing is that the locals shop here, too; it's not just a tourist haunt. I find it a fun place to hang out. On my last visit I found a lovely muumuu on sale at...

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  • Fashion Valley / Mission Valley

    San Diego Shopping

    There are four Macy's in San Diego that are convenient for tourists to reach, Horton Plaza downtown, Fashion Valley mall which is service by the SD Trolley Fashion Valley station and two Mission Valley locations also near the SD Trolley Mission Valley station. Macy's is a large chain throughout the country but most well known in New York City....

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  • Malls and Super Malls

    Seattle Shopping

    Bargain hunters are treated to rows of clothing racks, some devoted to well-known designers like DKNY and Ralph Lauren, while others are a mix of brand-name and generic labels. Merchandise is marked 20 to 60 percent below department and specialty store prices. Men's, women's and children's apparel are organized by type, such as shirts, pants and...

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  • Sawgrass Mills

    Fort Lauderdale Shopping

    After living here for over ten years, I make a list all year and then do giant marathon trips to this Mall. You need planning and strategy to make a route through the 3/4 mile with a map! I save tons on the stuff I need. This is one of the best things to do in Fort Lauderdale, especially if you are tired of the sun or stuck in rain . . . They have...

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  • Reading Terminal Markets

    Philadelphia Shopping

    I love visiting local markets in most of the cities. So, I couldn’t miss Reading Terminal Market which is the most popular market in Philadelphia(The market stands there since 1893) and the ideal place to buy/try/eat cheese steaks, pretzels etc The colorful market was a great chance for us to eat, we found great tasty black bread at Metropolitan...

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  • Great Shopping in Atlanta!

    Atlanta Shopping

    Southlake Mall is south of the airport in Morrow. One of many malls through the Atlanta area, it services the southeastern portion of the city. Mall Hours Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am-9:00 pm Sunday: 12:00 pm-6:00 pm

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  • Bayside Market Place

    Miami Shopping

    I like that is was a nice shopping area. I didn't like that it seemed to cater to the tourists. It was nice to see the marina right there. Some expensive looking yachts. The restaurants looked very affordable. Not sure how good. There was an interesting looking burger place. I think you customize your burger the way you want it. Some nice dress...

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  • Specialty Items

    Tijuana Shopping

    The shop owner Javier Zaragoza, showed me the most beautiful pair of exotic ladies cowboy boots! Exactly what I was looking for for my daughter;s upcoming wedding! He took the time to fit me perfectly and gave me an excellent price! I shop for handmade items in TJ! I expect to pay what the locals pay, not the tourista prices!

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  • Shopping in Vieux Quebec

    Quebec Shopping

    The day we visited the Chateau Frontenac we were told there were 1000 students on a visit to the city and wherever we went there were crods of students. We thought we might be safe in the Chateau's shopping arcade, however it was worse as the the hotel was 100 years old and reflected the style of that period, narrow corridors and small shops. For...

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  • The Galleria

    Houston Shopping

    The Galleria is an upscale mixed-use urban development centrally located in the up town district of Houston, Texas, one of the largest business districts in the country, just outside the city's I-610 inner beltway. It is sited at one of the busiest road intersections in the country, Post Oak Boulevard at Westheimer Road. The Galleria, sometimes...

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  • El Mercardo

    San Antonio Shopping

    My friend, Shanna, brought me to the Mercado when we were having a mini-vacation in San Antonio. Her family regularly goes here but I had never been, nor did I even know about it. My Eyewitness guidebook had suggested this place for the restaurant Mi Tierra(but it was way too packed-2 hour wait) to get in. So we decided to shop and get out of...

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  • Art & Art Galleries

    Sedona Shopping

    These are a series of shops in the more popular area to go and buy. Most shops are upscale, and even more expensive than other stores in town; like in high end big time. However, there are some shops that seemed a bit more reasonable, but you have to look hard. There are 50 stores and restaurants total, with 6 being eateries, 16 art galleries, and...

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  • Byward Market

    Ottawa Shopping

    Looking for Cheese?! International Cheese, Inc. has a wide variety of cheeses from around the world: Canadian cheeses, French cheeses, chocolates, coffees, crackers, olives, cooking products, and a deli department. I love all types of cheeses, so when I'm out of town, I try to find local cheeses to try that I can't get at home. I also like to try...

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  • For Bargin Hunters

    Dallas Shopping

    CCA Resell The Colony,TX AVOID (the colony,tx) CCA RESALE The colony,Tx- The employ C. Anderson -Told my sister that you don't have to take anything off a man and that I had talked nasty to her even though I didn't .I then told her I heard what you said and she said you where meant to she allowed a customer to cuss me out and tell me they would...

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  • Malls

    Nashville Shopping

    Shopping at it's best. I love this shopping location because there is everything for anybody. I love all the store choices and the parking lot is very large. All the stores are very large so there is plenty of room to move around and not be too crowded. I try to shop at this location as much as possible. It is the closest to my home if I cut...

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  • Shopping Centres

    Victoria Shopping

    The Bay Company left its traces everywhere in Canada, but in Victoria there are many historical roots of the company. The nowadays Shopping Mall does not resemble the trading company that once started here. A list of the shops in the year 2012 in the Mall: A&B Tailor A&W Aerosoles Aldo Ann-Louise Jewellers Athletes World The Bay Bayshore Dental BC...

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  • International Plaza

    Tampa Shopping

    This mall is cram packed with high end stores like Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Dillards, , Robb & Stucky Interiors, Aveda, Brookstone, Discovery Channel Store, Harry and David, Kenneth Cole, Kenneth Cole, Montblanc, Helzberg Diamonds, Swarovski.... In fact, I have friends who fly into Tampa just to go to this mall. If you're not into shopping it...

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  • Disneyland

    Anaheim Shopping

    When you are in Disneyland and on a travel budget looking for deals, don't buy the t-shirts inside the Disneyland. As for me, I went to California T-shirts (Yes, that's the name of the little tiny store). Look for it on South Harbor Road or call them for directions once you are in Anaheim. The t-shirts are dirt cheap! The store is in a little...

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  • Music

    Halifax Shopping

    Halifax Folklore Center started at 1971. The shop is owned by Tom and Marla Dorward. Tom is a graduated at the Dalhousie University and started teaching math, but that only lasted a year, because of his love for music. Both Tom and Marla are musicians and they care about the instruments and the people who play them. Business hours: Mo-We: 11AM -...

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  • Peabody Place

    Memphis Shopping

    Peabody Place is part of a downtown renewal effort that includes complexes of restaurants, shops and apartments. We saw it from the sightseeing van, but did not go in. Monday-Saturday, 10:00 AM to 12:30 AM Sunday, 11:00 AM to 10:30 PM Movies may start as late as 12:30 AM Monday-Saturday and as late as 10:30 PM on Sunday Starbucks opens at 7:00 AM,...

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  • Souvenirs

    Mazatlán Shopping

    I priced good tequila (Anejo) in town and it cost as much as at home in California! Finally on our way out, I got a decent deal at the airport. It was about $32 for a bottle that would retail for $50 in the U.S.

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  • Native American Crafts

    Tucson Shopping

    These are the very best quality Native American Art stores in Tucson. If you want to be sure that jewelry, carvings, rugs, baskets and any other type of Indian art is authentic and handmade by Native American people ,these are the stores you want to go to and buy there. There are so many fakes in the market place and it's important to keep the...

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  • Harborplace & Inner Harbor

    Baltimore Shopping

    It'Sugar is found right in the middle of the inner harbor tourist area. But it is really amazing! Every kind of candy from the last 50 yrs can be found in this shop. The popular candy of today can be found in industrial sizes for your diabetic nightmares! For example, a 5lb gummy worm. Plus other random specialties can be found as well, such as...

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  • Tan-A Supermarket

    Richmond Shopping

    Sells a variety of Asia groceries, impressed with what they carry but not happy with the service. No one could help me find sweet soy sauce and then another customer actually showed me where it was. The store smells and the fish has flies hovering over it! This store take cash only, which I only found out when I the lady rang me up. I would go back...

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  • Chandler Fashion Centre

    Phoenix Shopping

    Chandler Fashion Square mall has many home furnashing shops, hair salons, restarants in the front and a wide variety of clothing shops for women. If you are a guy you may want to try Fiesta Mall because it has more stores with mens clothes. There is also a movie theatre with state of the art seating and stereo sound system. There upscale department...

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  • St. George Street Shops

    Saint Augustine Shopping

    You must visit CARIBONGO in both Heritage Walk locations. The owners are so friendly, nice, and the store is CLEAN! THE PRICES ARE UNBEATABLE - $9.99 or less - first quality! Also, the store is set up so cute, tropic of course, but really nice and bright, easy displays. The t-shirts are SUN ACTIVATED and the kids (and adults) just love them....

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  • West Edmonton Mall

    Edmonton Shopping

    West Edmonton Mall was the largest shopping mall in North America from 1981 until 2004. The mall is 3 avenues wide and 8 streets long and 2 stories. Inside the mall there are many attractions - World Waterpark, Galaxyland Amusement Park, Marine Life, the Ice

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  • Southwestern Goods

    Albuquerque Shopping

    Unfortunately the Utility Shack closed (at least temporarily) in late December 2013 after 40 years of buying directly from Native American artisans and selling jewelry, pottery, baskets, rugs, etc. The Stouts must deal with some health issues but have left open the possiblity of reopening. Meanwhile, they will be missed. Don't let the name or the...

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  • Verkamp's Curios

    Grand Canyon Shopping

    Since Grand Canyon Village seemed to be a central hub for those enjoying the sights of the Grand Canyon, we expected to have some difficulty finding a parking spot, but we found a space behind Verkamp's Curios. Verkamp's has been in business for over 100 years. There are a number of gift/souvenir shops throughout the Grand Canyon, but it's hard to...

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