World’s Best Shopping Streets – My Design Week

World’s Best Shopping Streets

Today, My Design Week gives you a different kind of City Guide with the world’s best streets to shop in, for you who are a fan of luxury shopping.

10. Laugavegur, Reykjavik, Iceland

Perhaps not one of the biggest or busiest shopping streets in the world, this commercial area in downtown Reykjavik offers the finest goods in Iceland, and is one of the oldest shopping streets in the country.

Laugavegur, Reykjavik, Iceland | World's Best Shopping Streets

Laugavegur, Reykjavik, Iceland | World's Best Shopping Streets

9. Stroget, Copenhagen, Denmark – The longest pedestrian shopping area in Europe in the center of Copenhagen

Stroget, Copenhagen, Denmark | World's Best Shopping Streets

Stroget, Copenhagen, Denmark | World's Best Shopping Streets

8. PC Hooftstraat, Amsterdam, Netherlands

This shopping street has developed during the last decade to become one of the most expensive shopping streets in the Netherlands.

PC Hooftstraat, Amsterdam, Netherlands | World's Best Shopping Streets

PC Hooftstraat, Amsterdam, Netherlands | World's Best Shopping Streets

7. Via Montenapoleone, Milan, Italy – The street is world famous for its fashion and jewelry shops and every famous fashion designer and shoemakers must have a representitive in this street.

Via Montenapoleone, Milan, Italy | World's Best Shopping Streets

Via Montenapoleone, Milan, Italy | World's Best Shopping Streets

6 . Ginza, Tokyo, Japan – Ginza is recognized as one of the most luxurious shopping districts in the entire world. Here you will find flagship stores from Gucci to Channel, Sony to art gallerie.

Ginza, Tokyo, Japan | World's Best Shopping Streets

Ginza, Tokyo, Japan | World's Best Shopping Streets

5. Avenue Montaigne, Paris, France

Located at the 8th arrondissement of Paris, the Avenue Montaigne is home to luxury and high fashion stores such as Louis Vuitton, Dior, Chanel, Fendi, Valentino and Ralph Lauren, jewelers like Bulgari and many more distinguished establishments.

Avenue Montaigne, Paris, France | World's Best Shopping Streets

Avenue Montaigne, Paris, France | World's Best Shopping Streets

4. Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland – Bahnhofstrasse is Zurich’s main downtown street and the most expensive street for retail property in Europe, and the third most expensive worldwide. (swissinfo.ch)

Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland | World's Best Shopping Streets

Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland | World's Best Shopping Streets

3. Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills (CA), United States

One of the sceneries for Pretty Woman It is home to some of the region’s most expensive stores including Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Hermès, Burberry, and Coach.

Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills (CA), United States | World's Best Shopping Streets

Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills (CA), United States | World's Best Shopping Streets

2. Bond Street, London, England – It is probably Europe’s busiest boulevard and holds one of the most expensive strips of real estate in the world.

Bond Street, London, England | World's Best Shopping Streets

Bond Street, London, England | World's Best Shopping Streets

1. Fifth Avenue, New York City, United States – The fifth avenue in Manhattan is known as the best shopping street in New York, with spectacular window displays, especially around Christmas.

| World's Best Shopping Streets

Fifth Avenue, New York City, United States | World's Best Shopping Streets

Source: Basel Shows