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City Shopping, Bangalore Overview

Bangalore is a paradise for all the people looking to shop in the city. From high-end luxury malls to local thrift shops and street market, this place deals with everything one might need, with a budget which suits everyone's pocket. From beautiful clothes to ethnic south Indian Jewellery, to beautiful handicraft items and to local spices and condiments, there is absolutely nothing you won't find here.

Bangalore has a wide variety of things to offer for the people who visit the place. Lanes are filled with shops containing all kinds of stuff and ever so lively with all the activity happening around. Beautiful Silk sarees are something one should look forward to buying while in the city. There are various factory outlets, wholesale markets and thrift shops one can head to if they wish to buy amazing products at a steal deal. Branded luxurious store are also available in the city if one wishes to shop there.

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The main markets

There are various places one can head to in Bangalore if they wish to shop. For all the high-end needs, one can either head to the UB City mall or the forum mall, and for all the times you don't want a hole in your pocket, you can head to places like Commercial Street, MG road, Brigade Road, Residency Road and Krishna Rajendra Market. These street markets deal with good quality products at a very reasonable price and cover almost everything one might need, from electronics to clothes, jewellery, food items, footwear, handicraft items, home decor and everything else one can imagine. Bangalore as a city has got everything one might ever want to own.

Things to buy

When visiting Bangalore, one should try to buy the beautiful variety of handicrafts items they have there. Prices at all the shops are controlled by the government, so one don't have to fear that they might be paying extra for what they have bought. Apart from that, there are various shops dealing in beautiful silk sarees and suits, which are exclusive to the south Indian states. Cheap antique jewellery and stylish western wear can also be bought from places like Commercial street. Being the IT hub of the country, one might also find good quality electronics at a decent price while in Bangalore.

Tips For Visiting City Shopping

One must be cautious of the quality of goods while buying them from the street market. Also, most of the shops in the street market tell customers a higher price, so don't hesitate to flaunt your bargaining skills. Avoid buying electronics from the street market as they provide you with no warranty or the proof of originality of the product.

How To Reach City Shopping

All the markets are in varied locations. MG road has a metro station nearby. Otherwise, autos and taxis can be taken to reach the places.

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Q. Name the shop to buy authentic silk sarees and dresses in reasonable rate in Chikpet.

Nehad Zein 11 months ago
Try silk shops on M.G road and Chickpete. They have some really good options and are quite popular.
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