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Drottninggatan

Drottninggatan, Stockholm, Sweden (Norrmalm)
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Ranked #10 of 33 Shopping in Stockholm
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Shops, Shopping
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Bergen, Norway
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142 reviews 142 reviews
76 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Drottninggatan is like any other main shopping street in a city: lots of stores - lots of people. There is something for everyone. There are small fun stores and you also have the big well known brands from around the world. It gets crowded through the day. Nice street though. The street also leads to Gamla Stan if you're in... More

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New York City, New York
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72 reviews 72 reviews
57 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is the place to go if you want to go shopping. This is a long pedestrian-only street with most of the shops you would find in New York, London, Madrid or Paris. Prices tend to be slightly higher than in Paris or Madrid, but most Stockholm shops offer tax free shopping services if you spend above a certain amount.... More

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Nether Whitacre, United Kingdom
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333 reviews 333 reviews
166 attraction reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Drottninggatan is pretty much the city centre of Stockholm. There's nothing to special about it. There are some cool shops, but the rest is quite like many other downtown cities, full of shops, brand name shops, and varies food and restaurant outlets as you would expect. It's worth a look if you're wanting to shop, but you don't get to... More

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Madrid, Spain
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92 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Located in Norrmalm area, which is basically downtown, you will not miss it. It stars right in front of the parliament buildings and goes all the way to the Observatory Park. It may seem like a lot over the map, but once you spend more than a couple of hours in Stockholm you realize that it is not that big... More

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Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This is not the Sweden I once knew! Today was my last day in Stockholm and I bought gums in this store. I wanted a kg to surprise my daughters, who love the Swedish gums, the "Stora Raton" and pacifiers. When the seller weighed, instead of an approximate a kg, the scale indicated 1,5kg. I thought it would not be... More

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New Delhi, India
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41 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

With the very expensive prices in Stockholm and Sweden as a whole, we thought of just walking around and enjoying the place. Shopping apart from some small souvenirs was not a priority. But, luckily for us, it was the annual sale-time in June , glorious weather and with discounts all around we ended up shopping quite a bit. It is... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Lots of tourists, very busy street, very crowded, lots of shops, cafes and mostly lots of H&M !! Loved it, and went shopping more than once, beware of the price difference between shops. The duty free at the airport could not compete with the prices there, so I advise you to buy all you need from there but only after... More

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Amman, Jordan
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160 reviews 160 reviews
79 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My first contact with this street was when we went to dinner at Drottninghof restaurant. It is a nice street, very clean with many restaurants and expensive shops. Usually when I travel I am not particularly interested in shopping, so maybe this is the reason I wasn't impressed with this street.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

You'll find from here what you would normally find from a busy tourist street: a bit overpriced cafes, lots of retail chains (the typical Swedish H&M has at least three stores on this street) and most of all tourists. If you want to learn Finnish, this is the street to do it in Stockholm. :)

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kuala lumpur
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168 reviews 168 reviews
89 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

It's a pedestrian shopping street , from the old town Västerlånggatan street head north and cross over a bridge , and here you are . It's full of shoppers from all around the world . Either you love it or hate it here ! Depends on your interest ! Again I bought some souvenirs , some clothes from this street... More

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