If you love shopping, you are in the right place. Leeds is a top shopping destination, attracting shoppers from many miles away. Here are just some of the top shopping destination you should visit.
Shopping and leisure
Trinity Leeds is located in the heart of the city between Briggate and Albion Street. It covers three floors and the it is open 7 days a week. You can also shop in the evenings, until 8pm from Monday to Saturday. Afterwards, you can enjoy dinner and drinks at one of 20 bars and restaurants.
Shopping in Leeds isn't complete without a visit to the historic Kirkgate Market. Leeds Kirkgate Market is one of the largest covered markets in Europe. It is open 6 days a week with over 400 indoor and 200 outdoor stalls.
Victoria Quarter is the best place to go for luxury and designer clothing. The shopping arcade is home to some of the most beautiful architecture in Leeds and Europe’s largest stained glass window. You'll find more than 75 designer brands here, including Vivienne Westwood, Louis Vuitton, Ted Baker and The Kooples. Harvey Nichols is also located here.
Opening in October 2016, Victoria Gate shopping centre will be home to the largest John Lewis department store outside London, and a range of luxury and designer brands. The building design of Victoria Gate is based on famous Victorian shopping arcades in Leeds.
If you are looking for vintage items and fun gifts, you can head over to the beautiful oval Corn Exchange. The building is home to a range of independent shops and places to eat. Vintage markets, craft, record and food fairs are regularly hosted here so you will discover something new each time you visit.