Skip to Header Section

Shopping in France

From old-fashioned Parisian department stores steeped in history to the chic new boutiques of the French Riviera, shopping in France is an experience like no other. With Global Blue Tax Free services you can make big savings of up to 12% on your designer purchases when you spend over €175.


Video Guides

Eiffel tower

Davé Cheung’s guide to the best shopping districts in Paris

The Chinese restaurateur reveals his three favourite shopping areas in the fashion capital

Yuan Fang

Yuan Fang takes Global Blue shopping in Paris

Global Blue and SHOP magazine’s Chinese editor shares her favourite shopping hotspots in Paris

Street Style

Paris Fashion Week spring/summer 2016 accessories

Top Paris SS16 Street Style accessories

The most-wanted Paris Fashion Week SS16 street-style accessories

Paris Fashion Week street style autumn/winter 2015

Paris Fashion Week Street Style accessories

Take a look at the best street-style accessories spotted at PFW AW15


street style teaser

The best French street-style stars

The Paris street-style fashion stars to look out for


7 of the best unisex perfumes

Top designer fragrances for both men and women


An exclusive interview with Mathilde Lacoste of Fusalp

We talk to the creative director of the luxury skiwear brand

Sonia Rykiel flagship store on boulevard Saint-Germain

The best of Paris for AW15

The latest store openings, new nightclubs, exciting brands and revamped luxury labels to s...

City Guides

Tour de France

Top summer 2015 events in Paris

The festivals, events and sales not to miss in Paris this summer

Repetto, Paris

Top 5 shoe boutiques in Paris

Global Blue’s insider guide to the best places to shop for shoes in Paris, including top boutiques such as Repetto and Christian Louboutin

Sonia Rykiel new store Monaco SS15

French Riviera: 6 stores for your summer shopping

We look at some of the best stores in this beautiful region