Whether you are window shopping, picking out a souvenir to bring back home, or buying an entire new wardrobe; you won't be disappointed with the abundance of shopping choices that San Diego has to offer. With an average temperature of 72 degrees the variety of outdoor shopping malls, shopping centers, vintage/antique stores, and quaint neighborhood boutiques, San Diego offers a pleasant yet energized atmosphere to partake in some San Diego shopping. So add a little "retail therapy" to your itinerary the next time you're in town.
Accomplish all of your shopping needs at one of our many shopping malls, from a luxury mall to family friendly and everything in between. Department stores such as Bloomingdale's, Macy's, Neiman Marcus, and Nordstrom support a variety of stores from designer to specialty shops including Prada, Emporio Armani, Halston Heritage, Gucci, Carolina Herrera, Ann Taylor, Joe's Jean, Kate Spade, James Perse, and C Wonder just to name a few. Whether you are shopping for high-end designer items to the latest fashion trends our malls offer a variety of choices, with an assortment of enticing restaurants and movie theaters your itinerary will be complete.
San Diego is fortunate to have so many outdoor shopping centers like The Forum Carlsbad, Del Mar Highlands Town Center, Flower Hill Promenade and more. This shopping experience offers many local boutiques and specialty stores, such as Tucci Boutique, Maggie B, Studio 1220, TRE, Banana Republic, H&M, and Free People. Be sure to re-fuel after shopping at one of the many restaurants that each shopping center has to offer.
If you are looking for some great deals on designer and brand names then try one of our outlet centers located throughout San Diego County. From North County Coastal, South Bay, East County and centrally-located Mission Valley, enjoy discounts up to 25%-65%. Stores such as Off 5th Saks, Nordstrom Rack, Kenneth Cole, Barneys New York, DKNY, Elie Tahari, Juicy Couture, Michael Kors, and more, will add to your bargain hunter's experience.
There are a number of must-see shopping neighborhoods to explore throughout San Diego. Featuring one-of-a-kind local boutiques, antique stores, art, home goods, furniture, local restaurants, wine bars, and beer pubs; you will want to spend a day visiting some of these quaint neighborhoods like Little Italy, Mission Hills, Hillcrest, Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village District, North Park, South Park, Old Town, Ocean Beach, Village of La Jolla, Coronado, Cedros Design District, and Encinitas. Take home a part of San Diego's distinctive style with one-of-a-kind finds.
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