The city of Aix-en-Provence is wellknown for its arts, culture and traditions. Most of the tourists come to Provence after visiting Paris and Cote d'Azur. This historic and elegant town is one of the famous tourist spots in France. So the city has plenty of major fashion boutiques, small clothing stores, perfume stores and several souvenir shops.
Marche aux Fleurs:
The famous flower market of Aix, can be found at the Place de l'Hotel de Ville on every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday morning. The market gets full with florists of all kinds displaying flowers in season, vegetable seedlings, ornamental bulbs, shrubs and aromatic plants. Don’t miss to watch this work of art arranged in a delightful style.
Marche du Palais de Justice:
This weekly market offers the most excellent varieties of vegetables, fabrics, and antiques. It takes place at the Place des Precheurs. Vendors coming from all over the Provence offer their products ranging from daily necessities to curiosities of all kinds.
Address: 1 Place des Prêcheurs, Aix-en-Provence, 13100.
Geant Casino is renowned for its variety of fine shops offering superb service. This mall is located in the Jas de Bouffan district. It offers promotional campaigns throughout the year. Visit website for the special offers.
Carrefour is one of the large supermarkets of region positioned in the Milles commercial center in southern Aix-en-Provence. The shops of Carrefour efficiently offer a variety of goods and friendly service. The variety includes the stores of home appliances, opticians, hairdressers, cosmetics, perfumes and boutiques, clothing too. Enjoy a meal at food court situated inside the supermarket.
Situated in the three storey building on famous Cours Mirabeau street, Monoprix houses plenty of exclusive shops providing fine quality and friendly service. Ground floor of the mall consists of shops selling beauty products and ladies' fashion articles. Find menswear and childrenswear, crockery and a bookshop on the first floor and if you are hungry while shopping, go to the food shop at the basement to enjoy good refreshments.
Bechard offers some mouthwatering bakery items waiting to be tasted once in a lifetime. The shop is famous among the locals for more than 100 years. The outer showcase dazzling with sugary and sun-gorged fruits, pastries, chocolate confections and marzipan cakes attracts hundreds of customers daily.
Taste some superb wines produced from sun-gorged grapes by Georges Blanquet and Philippe Bouchin. The venue offers a variety of wines that include Roses, White, Red and fuller bodied wines. Chateau Bas also offers the classic les Pierres du Suda and some fresh wines for immediate consumption.
One of the most popular fashion stores of Aix that caters the women having passionate and trendsetter temperament. The second to none variety of Agnes B includes superb waistcoats, wind-cheaters, jackets and many more.
Autre Taxiphone (L'):
Taxiphone has two centers. The first severs up for the trendy customers and this division Autre Taxiphone (L') offers service only for men. The cloths displayed here usually come from the strokes of some hottest designers of region. The variety ranges from designer suits to zipped polo shirts.
Saoya is famous jewellery store renowned for the quality and finished ornaments.. It has several branches all over the France. The store offers the jewellery made up of stones, crystals, molten glass, enamels and even natural flowers. The store displays necklaces, bracelets, earrings, pendants, pins enriched by the oxidized and varnished silver, gold, copper or bronze plated metal. Saoya offers more than 400 models in a permanent basis. But some models are exclusively created as limited editions.