In every corner of the world, bargain hunters and fashion fiends can almost always find a sidewalk to roam in search of retail therapy. Ker & Downey’s expertise makes the hunt more fulfilling by showing guests the best shopping destinations, many often off the beaten path.


Istanbul – As seen in BESPOKE Magazine, Istanbul’s network of bazaars and boutiques is inspired by its past as a hub for trade and retail. Wander the 3,500 shops of the Grand Bazaar for unique treasures and hand-crafted textiles, and discover luxury brands in the Nisantasi residential district. To read more about shopping experiences in Istanbul, check out “Shopping Istanbul.”


London – Visit the world-famous Harrods department store and indulge in over one million square feet of high-end fashion, fragrances, and accessories. A personal shopping experience at Harrods with a private selection of jewelry is available.


Ho Chi Minh City – Hand-woven silks are just the tip of the retail iceberg in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City. Head to Vincom Center for international luxury brands, browse the Diamond Plaza department store, or explore stalls brimming with spices, medicines, textiles, and antiques at Cho Binh Tay.

Ho Chi Minh City

Buenos Aires – Argentina’s capital city offers shopping with a unique European flair. Patio Bullrich adjacent to the stylish Recoleta shelters brands like Armani, Lacoste, and Christian Dior, and the weekend San Telmo Market features rows of antique vendors surrounded by street performers.

Aerial View of Buenos Aires Argentina with Palacio Del Congreso

For more information about including a shopping excursion on your next journey, contact your travel professional.