Birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, trips. Many are the reasons why you may find yourself in need of a present. If you are tired of always giving out the same old unimaginative gifts, try stopping by one of these stores. We guarantee you will enjoy your visit!
Passatge del Temps
Passatge del Temps is a part of Barcelona’s Wax Museum that works as a shop. Enter to find exquisite gifts or simply to appreciate the pieces which are so creative, you will feel like you have just entered another museum.
The avant-garde store is located at Passagte Blanca, number 7, right between the Wax Museum and Bosc de les Fades.
To get to the store take the green line (L3) of the subway, exiting at Drassanes, or buses number 14, 36, 38, 57, 64, 91.
This uncommon souvenir shop sells everything from watches, jewelry, wall art, bags and accessories, gadgets, items created out of recycled materials, touristy items, articles made in Barcelona, among others. Here you can find such things as original cell phone covers, interactive t-shirts, music boxes, funny signs, tea cozies, amusing magnets… an endless variety of creative products that will make you smile.
Art Montfalcon is located at Carrer dels Boters, number 4. To get to the store you can take the green line (L3) of the subway exiting at Liceu or the yellow line (L4) exiting at Jaume I.
Do you need a carry-on fan that sprays water on you? A book where a pebble gives you life advice? How about a moustached nose that can hold your glasses when you are not wearing them? Tiger has them all and more! This Danish store offers items in different sections like party, summer, do it yourself, stationery, kids, bath, kitchen, decoration, electronic items and snacks.
Take a walk through the maze-like corridors of the store and fall in love with a million and one items that will make you smile, laugh, go “awww!” or simply “wow, that is a good idea!”. The prices are incredibly low, with a variety of items costing 1 euro, including ice creams and two-for-one bottles of water for the hotter days.
Tiger has various stores in Barcelona. To get to the one at Plaça Universitat, take the red line (L1) of the subway and exit at Universitat. To get to the one at Portaferrissa, take the green line (L3) and exit at Liceu or the yellow line (L4) exiting at Jaume I. To get to the store at Consell de Cent, take the green line (L3) and exit at Passeig de Gràcia.