Toulouse Shopping

Toulouse's rich history and lively atmosphere make it a popular draw for tourists who want to soak up the ambience of this southern French hub. In addition, shoppers will find it a charming place to find unique wares. It is home to outdoor markets, department stores and trendy little fashion shops.

Marche St. Aubin, which is an outdoor market made up vendors stalls set up around the church of the same name, sells mainly meats and produce, but shoppers can also find plants, cookware, and clothing. This market runs every Sunday from 6:00am to 1:00pm. The store Nature et Decouvertes is a specialty and book store on Rue de la Pomme. It is close to the Capitole metro station, as is FNAC Junior, a children's department store found on Place du Capitole offering games, toys, and puzzles. Nearby tourists can find Jacqueline Riu, a fashion store on Rue St.-Rome selling handbags, clothing, and shoes. C&A is also found on Rue St.-Rome and provides department stores, clothing stores, and other shopping centers. La Grand Recre is found on Rue St.-Rome and offers specialty goods.

The commercial center in Toulouse, found on Rue de Rempart St.-Etienne, known as Centre Commercial St. Georges, is a retail center found underground and features more than fifty fashionable boutiques. This commercial center is set in beautiful settings, including green plants surrounding a well-crafted steel and glass structure. This center offers a variety of department stores for shoppers to explore. Virtua is found in this complex, and supplies computer games for people to exchange, sell, or buy.

The Compans-Caffarelli district of Toulouse is found along the city's canal, Canal du Midi. The nearby streets include Boulevard Lascrosses and Boulevard de la Marquette. This large complex includes several businesses and restaurants, in addition to shops and boutiques for anyone's perusal.