Christmas is the sweetest time of the year. Not only for the delicious deserts that traditionally decorate all the dinner’s table, but for the presents that families and friends give each other as a symbol of love. However, buying these presents can be a difficult task, especially if you want to be original and fit with the expectations of your beloved ones.
A good manner to guarantee your presents are unique is by buying them abroad. When you visit another country, you usually find fantastic products, original objects and nice souvenirs that bring an exclusive attribute to your personal collection.
In this article, we want to give you a few ideas about buying your presents in Barcelona. This is a very good place to find little “treasures” in the most exclusive shops:
One of them is “Wit Lab”. This shop, located in “Travessera de Gràcia, 82”, started as a familiar business and now, with the growth of its popularity, has request the incorporation of more staff in the team. The aim of the shop is to create personalized objects that combine the massive consume with the unique individual details. A good example are the customized giant Coke cans, that are produced with your name instead the Coke’s traditional logo. Moreover, you can use your personal pictures to create posters, clothes, curtains, etc. This shop also has precious objects that the team recollect from the most special markets in the world.
Another shop to buy presents, this time for children, is “Imaginarium”, where one can find beautiful toys designed with a lot of tenderness, and with a clear educative and entertainment focus. There are several “Imaginarium” shops spread all around Barcelona.
For a bit more exclusive present for the little ones, you can visit the Agatha Ruiz de la Prada’s shop. This Spanish fashion designer has also a large collection of objects, toys and home-products, with her personal and unique stamp. You will find this sweet shop in “Consell de Cent, 314”.
For a magic present, reach the “Rey de la Magia” shop, devoted to the magic world, which contains all the necessary objects to become a professional trick’s king. Visit this original shop in “Carrer de la Princesa, 11”.
Our last recommendation is thought for women of all ages. “Keka” is located in El Born, in “Carrer d’ Esparteria, 17”, and has plenty of dolls in sell, from exclusive Barbies to Mariquita Pérez, Blythe o Ashton Drake. Give a good surprise to your friends, mother, daughter, sister or girlfriend, and buy them the doll of their childhood.
Although in Barcelona you can find almost any present you have in mind, the most valuable present is your stay in the city. This is why you have to take the most of it, and book the accommodation of your dreams. To achieve it, we have a selection of exclusive apartments to rent in Barcelona, with all the luxury, comfort, smartness and sophistication you like to have around. Check online our holiday flats in Barcelona and choose the special one for you!
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