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Pescaria is still an explosion of squirming, glistening seafood - © Cleaper

Shopping in Venice: food and wine

Destination: Venice

Experience food shopping at its most Venetian while putting together a picnic. Read my guide and find out where to buy the finest cakes in Venice, excellent cheese and some perfectly quaffable wine

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Multi-coloured Burano

Shopping in Venice: fabrics and lace

Destination: Venice

At the height of Venice’s glory, the city's textile shops were so much in demand that they were open 24/7. These days, they keep more regular hours, but they are still hugely popular

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A mall with class

Milan: capital of fashion and the aperitivo originale

Destination: Milan

Dress to impress, dine with finesse, relax in top hotels and indulge in some high end retail therapy. Your bank manager won't like it but you will love it - and everything else that Milan has to offer

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The Pantheon - Simona Dumitru/sxc

Shopping in Rome: around the Pantheon and Piazza Navona

Destination: Rome

The delightful cobbled lanes around these two Roman landmarks are great places to browse for antiques, design, books, jewellery, and offbeat fashion items in Rome

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Grand Hotel Vesuvio

Naples luxury - hotels, designer brands and the best pizza

by slane

Destination: Naples

The Italian city of Naples: colourful disorganised chaos or sleek luxury and style? Discover where to stay to enjoy the very best of Naples

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Bloomingdales

Shopping in New York City: Soho and around

Destination: New York City

The best places to shop in New York's coolest neighbourhoods

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Santa Eulalia

Shopping in Barcelona: fashion and shoes

Destination: Barcelona

Whether it's a pair of Christian Louboutin leopardskin slingbacks you need or a nice thick cardie, you'll find it in Barcelona's easily strollable shopping streets

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Ecseri flea market

Shopping in Budapest: antiques and fine china

Destination: Budapest

If you're after a special memento of your visit to Budapest, then what about an antique print, a tablecloth embroidered with traditional rural motifs or a fine piece of Herend porcelain?

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timesuppic

Copenhagen interiors and gifts shopping guide

Destination: Copenhagen

With their practical, democratic eye for detail the Danes (OK, with help from their Scandinavian cousins) have conquered the applied arts, not least among them furniture and interior goods design

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