|Shopping in Marbella - retail therapy|
If you are planning to exercise your credit card then Marbella and Puerto Banus will keep you busy for days. You have a great selection of shopping centres , department stores and individual shops to choose from. Whether you are after the top designer boutiques like Louis Vuitton and Dolce & Gabbana or would prefer shops with more reasonably priced clothes there is plenty to choose from.
La Cañada Shopping Centre
La Cañada has over 150 shops including Zara, Massimo Dutti, Mango, Fnac, Boulanger, Benetton, multi screen cinema, food courts, a hypermarket and plenty of free parking. It is visible from the main N340 motorwy heading towards Puerto Banus. It is a large and modern shopping centre. Aside from the main shopping mall there is also a large home DIY centre called Leroy Merlin and an electronic and computer superstore called Boulanger.
El Corte Ingles department store
El Corte Ingles is an up to date department store chain with stores all over Spain. There is a major El Corte Ingles in Puerto Banus, it is massive and impossible to miss. A smaller one dedicated more to home furnishings is in Marbella and the latest one opened recently in Fuengirola. Fuengirola is about halfway between Malaga and Marbella.
If designer boutiques is your bag then Puerto Banus should be your first port of call (no pun intended). You will find the top designer brands from Louis Vuitton and Jimmy Choo through to Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci.