New York City Shops and Malls
If a shopping capital exists, then this is New York. As it is impossible to grasp the immensity, it is so difficult to determine the routes for shopping in New York. Department stores, boutiques, factory outlets, whole outlet malls and small shops. Buying a shopping tour can help. In addition to a predetermined action plan, shopping tours are attractive for their discounts. Partner shops of the organizers of such excursions offer discounts to participants, and if someone has a large enough amount of purchases, some organizers even return the cost of the excursion "ticket".
The New York Pass also offers substantial discounts. It is beneficial, first of all, for visiting the sights of the city, but many well-known shops provide discounts to its owners. Information about all valid promotions is posted on the Internet. When buying a large amount, you can simply ask for a discount (tourist discount), without forgetting to smile..
Retail outlets in Manhattan
Manhattan is a large urban district, a major financial, cultural and of course commercial center. It attracts fashionistas and fashionistas from all over the world with its department stores, Saks, Bloomingdale's, Macy's and designer boutiques Tiffany, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Fendi, etc..
You can gaze at chic jewelry on Fifth Avenue on the first floor of the Tiffany Jewelry Temple, and choose something for yourself on the third, where jewelry at more affordable prices. And make sure they are packed in the famous blue box. For an even deeper touch of the "epic" of Breakfast at Tiffany's, try coffee like Audrey Hepburn in a street cafe against the backdrop of a shop window.
Bloomingdale's is a renowned department store where all the famous brands are represented. It has departments with discounts at any time of the year. So you can look after yourself a symbol of American freedom - jeans. It is not necessary to look for these "workers' clothes" with a promoted label. Little known American firms use the same fabric and standard patterns. The department store has a high quality service. Here you can order a shopping guide, delivery of purchases to the hotel.
On Green Street, there is the main boutique of the rebel and founder of punk fashion Vivienne Westwood, and very close to a completely different, light and romantic Anna Sui sells her vision of women's clothing and makeup..
About a third of America's garment factories are located in Manhattan. Factory stores offer products without trade markups. Go hunting for freshly stitched items in the 34-40th Streets and 6-8th Avenues in Manhattan.
All new Apple products can be found in the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue. This is not just a store, but a museum of electronics and at the same time an exhibition of its latest achievements. Electronic gadgets in the States are much cheaper than in our country. But when buying, you need to take into account the following points: often devices can only work in America, and not every hacker will be able to flash them under Russian conditions, and buying electronics in another country, you can hardly count on warranty repair if something happens. So do not give in to the impulse, explore all the possibilities of using the desired device in advance.
Flea market in Brooklyn
Brooklyn Flea Market - Williamsburg. This market is especially crowded in summer. Here you can buy both handmade souvenirs and antiques. You might be lucky to find a vintage old cafe menu plaque or old car numbers. But be careful not to fall for the modern imitation. Indian "dream catchers" are in demand as souvenirs - leather circles with colored embroidery and feather decoration. Cowboy hats with cowboy boots made of various materials will also be a good gift for friends. New ones can be bought in any department store, but for old ones - here.
American pharmacies sell not only medicines, but also cosmetics made from natural ingredients, food, and household chemicals. Many people prefer American cold medications, antipyretics, and pain relievers. They also stock up in pharmacies with dental strips and toothpastes, which really whiten - Crest Whitestrips. But whitening should be treated with caution, if the teeth are sensitive, it is better not to risk it, then you will be tormented with pain in response to the slightest irritating factor. Still in demand is the "horse" shampoo Mane'n Tail, which was advertised by Carrie Bradshaw. It has long been adapted for people and gives the hair an extraordinary shine..