Who said money can’t buy happiness? For shopaholics, the only thing that can make them happy is shopping! It is more like a relaxation therapy for the shopping freaks. Shopaholics find happiness in splurging, splurging and splurging on things and our country offers some of the amazing destinations where one can enjoy shopping. India houses various destinations which can satisfy any shopaholic. India being such a diverse country provides plethora of options to shop for the best, latest and unique things. Below is the list of best places for shopping in India. Explore more, shop more and enjoy more.
This place is a heaven for shopaholics. Every Delhiite must have visited this hyped place. And who wouldn’t like to visit the #1 place for shopping in India. Every blogger, fashionista, designer, neighbourhood girl praise this amazing place. You’ll be surprised to find unique clothing items at a throwaway price. Before visiting this place make sure that you know good bargaining skills.
Colaba Causeway, Mumbai
If you’re a junk jewellery lover and have a never ending love affair with kohlapuris, bags, clothes then this place has a lot to offer you. Here you can get ample of varieties and several latest clothes and jewellery. This place is mostly filled with foreign tourists with the vendors selling them articles at a sky high price. You might find a fixed price board outside every shop but if you know how to bargain, you’re good to go.
Commercial Street, Bangalore
Commercial Street is paradise for shopaholics and those who love western clothes. It’s not easy to walk around this market as the place is always crowded and to shop here you actually need to have patience. From embellished collar shirts to sheer maxis and your favourite ripped denims, this place is the hub for you. The shopkeepers bring new stock after every 10 days, so if you have a party coming up next week you know where to shop in Bangalore.
Arpora Saturday Night Bazaar, Goa
This huge market is located in Arpora area every Saturday evening during the tourist season in the party capital of India. Arpora Saturday Night Bazaar has wide variety of stuffs which you can gift to your near and dear ones after heading back home from Goa tour like jewellery, pashmina shawls, carpets and clothes. This place is a hit among hippies. The entry is free in this market so you can go according to your convenience.
Bapu Bazaar, Jaipur
Bapu bazaar is one of the most popular bazaars of Jaipur and attracts a huge footfall of tourists. This market is famous for its beautiful mojari footwear with intricate embroidery and other things as well. You can here get authentic Jaipuri stuffs like Jaipuri print bedsheets, home decor artefacts, suits and many more things. If you know how to bargain then you will get a lot of things at a reasonable price.
Fashion Street, Pune
Visit this place if you’re low on budget and you have your best friend’s birthday to attend next week. With over 400 stalls this fashion street will satisfy the fashionista in you. The stalls are full of dresses, shoes, antique jewellery and you can buy all these things at a reasonable price.
Pondy Bazaar, Chennai
It is one of the favourite spot for locals and tourists in Chennai when it comes to shopping. This place is quite famous for its ethnic kurta collections, and loads of silver junk jewellery. Here you can find beautiful footwear as well that too in pocket friendly price. If you are planning to go on Chennai tour, do not miss to enjoy shopping at Pondy Bazaar.
Whenever you are in the mood of travelling and you happen to be at any one of the places mentioned above, do make sure to check out these shopping destinations.
By -Srishti Parmar