Take full advantage of your holiday and shop till you drop. Stroll through the city centre and find high street designer stores or shopping malls stocking a variety of affordable fashion. If you’re more interested in artefacts, we are certain you’ll find plenty rare items to add to your collection of keepsakes. We can’t wait for you to take a look at the wonderful shopping options we have put together, we think you’ll love them. We’d like you to know, there’s a good chance you’ll empty your pockets.
Devon has some of the best shopping centres in the UK. From arts, crafts and antiques to unique boutiques, high street shopping to independents, from farmer’s market to farm shops; you can indulge in whatever fancies you to match your lifestyle or satisfy your taste buds.
The South West is certainly rich in arts and craft and you’ll see plentiful evidences of that in Devon with local art shops and galleries. You can also find interesting items such as handmade furniture and crafts, pottery and photography.
Visit Devon Guild of Craftsmen in Bovey Tracey or head to Appledore in North Devon for inspiring arts works and artist in the galleries. The Art Trek goes full swing in July, and you can visit, participate or splurge on whatever excites you.
Get lost in an amazing world of arts and craft at the Cockington Court near Torquay and watch blacksmiths and glassblowers practice their craft. You’ll find a chocolate maker and a canoe maker.
Looking for some local flavour? Then head to the daily farmer’s market and farm shops that dot the Devon landscape and fill your bags and baskets with organic vegetables, meats, fish, dairy produce and local ciders.
Bookworms and literature lovers will have more reasons to love this county with a visit to Dulverton located at the edge of Exmoor. Here, you could get lost in maze of quaint book stores and antique shops.
Go on a sail of adventure to the glorious past to the town of Honiton for inspiring pieces of polished antiques. You may also choose to tour the local antique shops, learn something new and go home with a piece of local history.
Want to hit the high street? Devon offers you the best of them. Take a stroll to the Atlantic Village in Bideford and indulge your fashion appetite with your favourite designer items.
Alternatively, head to the Green Lanes in Barnstaple or check out what’s on the shelves at Drake Circus in Plymouth. Whichever you visit, you’ll be spoilt with an amazing experience of both indoors and outdoors shopping featuring the top brands, and lots of opportunities tom enjoy alfresco refreshment.
While lifestyle shopping in Devon, you can always take a break for the side attractions of special cuisines and wines at the county’s many on-site cafés or restaurants. You can also spice up the fun by selecting a fresh fish catch to be cooked for you at places like Darts Farm near Topsham. The fun and goodies never end. Make sure to not miss out on any them, plus some of the exciting deals and discounts.