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Explore the hidden quarter of Friar Street that is characterised by the old black and white listed buildings. The street is lined with independent shops, offering everything from handmade jewelleries to accessories, gifts, clothes and interior design. This is for sure a great place to buy some unique items to bring back home.
Some of the best shopping in the Midlands can be done in Worcester where unrivalled selection of well-known fashion names and an ecelectic mix of independent boutiques are located. The town is great for pedestrians and there are many different areas offering unique shopping experiences with both UK and international brands. If you are a shopping enthusiasts, then head over to High Street where a variety of chains are on offer or why not visit Crowngate Shopping Centre with a mixture of stores to walk in. But there is more than High street to discover, try out the hidden gems of Reindeer Court, The Gallery, Friar Street, New Street, The Hopmarket and Broad Street whilst admiring the medieval construction along the way. Regular markets are also hosted in Worcester and should not be missed where everything from vintage to collectables items, art and food can be bought. Across the county there are a multitude of antique shops, arts and crafts retailers and craft centres where you can buy the perfect souvenir to bring back home.