Blanes is a dynamic city with a long commercial tradition which goes beyond the maritime and fishing sector. We are talking about the fact of going shopping. It is a common activity among people living in Blanes and nearby. Our neighbours can find a wide variety of shops and also enjoy a rich leisure, cultural and gastronomic offer in Blanes.
A lot of famous street markets and fairs are held in our city, such Sant Tomás Fair, Sabors Catalans Fair and several craft fairs.
There are many shops of all kind, specially in the centre of the city. Those historic establishments have been changing over time adapting to the needs of our customers. But it is also possible to find modern and designer international shops. So people will enjoy these beautiful markets held in the open.
A combination of shopping
Shopping and culture are merged in every corner of the old city. Moreover, it is possible to find many different shops together with an excellent cultural legacy from the time when the city was a group of small white fishermen’s houses. It is just enough to go shopping around to see amazing 19th-century houses and examples of gothic Catalan style. That sounds good, doesn’t it?
Markets in the
Also located in the old city, there is the fruit and vegetables market, the Fish Portal, the clothing and souvenir market and the weekly market. They are attractive and lively places with high-quality products.
You can discover an important event in which friendly street vendors are combined with the maritime tradition of the city.
In Blanes, traditional shops are not incompatible with specialised shopping centres, so food, DIY, furniture, computer, toy, home decoration, clothes and shoe shops are in the industrial area of our city. A complete range of shops that has been adapted to the consumer habits of the citizens and tourists.