Shopping in Belgium
Belgium is different enough high prices, wide selection and seasonal discounts on all product groups - from candles and chocolate to clothing collections, antiques and designer furniture.
Clothing and Shoes
In Belgium, difficult to find cheap purchase soonPrices are average. Those who want to buy expensive clothes of the world brands, is to go to the outlet village in Maasmechelen. In local boutiques including Chanel, Christian Dior, Hermes, Hugo Boss, you are sure to find what you need.
In Brussels, on Rue Neuve focused boutiquesclothing at affordable prices - known «H & M», «Benetton», «Zara» and others. A separate note on shoes «Collard» and clothing «Celio». Visit the oldest shopping arcade in Brussels Gallerie St Hubert, there you will find plenty of trendy shops. To buy antiques go to the Rue des Sablons, here at the weekend are fairs, where you can also buy old paintings, jewelry, books.
Gift & Decoration
Belgium is famous for its lace. It is quite expensive, but you can buy cloth or "picture" - a piece of lace in a frame. Company stores in Belgium «Manufacture Belge de Dent» offer blouses, tablecloths, linen lace.
Belgian tapestries are very beautiful, buy themIt can be specialized shops or markets. If you do not need a tapestry, you can look at the tapestry cosmetic bags, purses, handbags.
Spread a souvenir - the image "Manneken Pis" on magnets, postcards, key rings. Even in small shops selling very beautiful porcelain doll.
Antwerp and Amsterdam - European processing and diamond cutting centers. In jewelry stores Antwerp you can buy luxury decoration, exclusive and unusual.
Chocolate and beer
A well-known Belgian chocolate you canbuy at any grocery store, candy - seashells «Guylian» is no surprise. Go to the chocolatier - Chocolate Workshop, where you will be offered no less delicious Valrhona, Wittamer, Leonidas, handmade pralines, or you are part of a set of sweets in different shapes and content to your liking. To gift was more colorful, you can buy chocolate fondue for melting.
Treat yourself and loved ones a Belgian beer. Among the more than five hundred varieties of the most popular among tourists are the bitter "Trappiste" with vitamin "B", the monastery beer "the Abbaye," and insisted on the cherry, strawberry and black currant "Kriek" .Upakovannoe in souvenir wrapper, it will be nice and tasty gift .
It is possible to return tax free when you make a check in the respective stores and presentation of goods at the airport.