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Address: King St, Manchester, England
Activities: Shopping
Description: Shopping in Manchester is big business, and King Street is the center of...
Shopping in Manchester is big business, and King Street is the center of it all with many shops for every style, taste and budget.
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Street shopping.

A great place to spend an hour or two wandering around individual shops...Jigsaw, Karen Millen, L'Occitane, Cath Kidson, Jack Wills, Diesel, DKNY, Whistles...... finishing with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
Caroline F
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

A great place to spend an hour or two wandering around individual shops...Jigsaw, Karen Millen, L'Occitane, Cath Kidson, Jack Wills, Diesel, DKNY, Whistles...... finishing with lunch at Jamies Italian.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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673 reviews 673 reviews
398 attraction reviews
349 helpful votes 349 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

King Street used to be the place to shop. There are still some big names here but most have moved to Spinningfields.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

King Street is Legend..... a walk along King Street is 'an experience in itself', a must have visit when in Manchester, I love it...real class!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

King street used to be the best and most exclusive street in manchester with high end shops etc inc Vidal Sassoon don't bother with it much now as most of the shops are moved out and a lot of them boarded up . Such a shame as this could be a great attraction for visitors if the top retailers took... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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189 reviews 189 reviews
69 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is the connecting area to the high end shops within manchester. It's clean and tidy, and a good base to start shopping from

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manchester
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557 reviews 557 reviews
241 attraction reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

All year-round, you have designer shops and right now the Christmas markets extend all the way down the centre of this street. Well worth a visit !

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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673 reviews 673 reviews
398 attraction reviews
349 helpful votes 349 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

King Street Manchester is actually split and in three parts. From bottom to top there are some great eateries and shops. It used to be the case that the higher up King Street the better the provision. That is debatable so walk the full length and judge for yourself. Agent Provocateur at the top end is a favourite of mine.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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119 reviews 119 reviews
38 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This is a fantastic place right in the middle of the town! It is full of high end shops and around the corner from Selfridges, Harvey Nicks with a really good mix of things to buy. Everyone is super friendly and there are plenty of coffee houses and lunch places!

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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529 attraction reviews
4,240 helpful votes 4,240 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Really like this area of Manchester. You can stroll along without dodging cars, popping into designer close shops or gazing at expensive watches in the upmarket jewellers!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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652 reviews 652 reviews
372 attraction reviews
692 helpful votes 692 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

This posh street is full of designer boutiques and popular with footballers, WAG's and the glitterati. Great place to start your journey to financial ruin!!

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