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When it comes time to bring home a souvenir from your vacation, ShermansTravel experts know just where to go. Whether it’s a high-end leather purse or an authentic, locally made craft, we show you which stores and markets to hit up for all your shopping needs – while highlighting the best steals and bargains in your destination.

Shopping in Venice


Occasionally a high-end department store with room to try things on and recognizable designers provides a little comfort, if so, this Bloomingdale’s-ish one will probably do the trick.

San Giovanni Crisostomo, 011-39-041-520-3581,
Tags: shopping | designer | clothing | department store

Fratelli Rossetti

If you love this family-run company’s shoes, bags, and boots, stop in at the Venice branch, which has a selection that might just top their Rome location.

Campo San Salvador 4800, 011-39- 041-523-0571,
Tags: shopping | accessories | shoes


Embroidered linens, tablecloths, towels have been made by this family-run company for over 150 years. For better-priced linens, make a day trip to the original Burano location.

Fondamenta della Sensa, 011-39- 041-524-2540
Tags: shopping | accessories


Since 1875 this has been one of the best leather shops in town. The buttery gloves, bags, suitcases, belts, wallets, etc. are all reasonably priced, too.

Campo San Salvador 5033, 011-39-041-523-9519
Tags: shopping | things to do | accessories


As the largest purveyor of the city’s popular papier-mâché masks, MondoNovo provides everything from the traditional teary clown to a pretty good likeness of puss ’n’ boots from Shrek

Rio Terra Canal, 011-39-041-528-7344
Tags: shopping | things to do | novelty


If you can’t make it to Murano to stroll along Fondamenta dei Vetrai (where all the best glass stores are located) this shop near the Piazza San Marco sells pieces from several of the best Murano factories at good prices.

Calle Larga, 011-39-041-520-9899,
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