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Via Condotti, Rome

Via Condotti, Rome

Via Condotti, starting at the base of the Spanish Steps, has the highest concentration of hotshot Italian and international design boutiques, which you will immediately notice as being straight out of the pages of Vogue. If high fashion is your thing, this is the area to purchase those items for which Italy's designers and clothes manufacturers are rightly famous.

Ideal for shopping – if money is no object, here you can treat yourself to an “it bag” from Salvatore Ferragamo or something precious in one of Tiffany & Co’s iconic pale blue boxes. Or browse at Bulgari, or set down some serious change at Gucci or Chanel. The presence of Jimmy Choo, Church’s and Tod’s ensures footwear fans won't leave empty handed either. Prada and Dior’s alluring displays are usually worth a peek and Louis Vuitton has a mesmerizing digital staircase that attracts selfie takers and Instagram addicts in their numbers.

Otherwise, feel free to join the crowds of window shoppers and admire the always chic (and sometimes rather wacky) displays at one of Rome’s most exclusive retail destinations. Before that, for a small splurge, consider stopping for a cup of coffee at the city’s oldest coffeehouse: Antico Caffe Greco where Goethe, Liszt, Dickens and Picasso had theirs all those years ago (the place is like a history book since 1760!). Prices for standing are quite affordable, while sitting down and ordering from the menu – not so much. In any case, a definite place to feel charm and class oozing from every corner.

At the end of Via dei Condotti is Palazzo Fendi. Part boutique, part art gallery, this five story complex features original sketches and photographs from creative director Karl Lagerfeld as well as artworks and sculptures from around the world.

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Sight Name: Via Condotti
Sight Location: Rome, Italy
Sight Type: Shopping
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