You might have heard that San Antonio is a shopper’s paradise. Actually, it’s considered one of America’s top 10 shopping destinations, so it’s true. If you’re looking for great shopping, it’s heard to beat San Antonio.
Neighborhood Shopping in Alamo Heights
You could visit a mall, but shoppers in the know in San Antonio know that the city’s best shopping is in the neighborhood shops in Alamo Heights. The neighborhood is brimming with boutiques, spas, and trendy market shops that cater to any shopping indulgence. Popular destinations include Lucchese Boot Company, Julian Gold, and Penny Lane. But there are so many more places to hit for luxury clothes, perfume, shoes, jewelry, and even art.
The Shops at La Cantera
This open-air mall in the La Cantera District is distinguished by its unique design and its directory of high-end retailers. Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Anthropologie, and Hugo Boss are but a few of the tenants. There’s also an array of upscale restaurants for when you’re taking a shopping break.
Market Built on the of the historic Alamo Cement Company, the Quarry’s past is part of its abundant architectural charm. This open-air district features a cinema, top-notch restaurants, and more than 75 stores, from Nordstrom to Banana Republic.
North Star Mall
No mention of San Antonio shopping can be complete without North Star Mall. An actual Texas landmark just 10 miles from downtown San Antonio and 2 miles from the airport, North Star Mall is an internationally acclaimed shopping destination. There are 200-plus specialty stores and restaurants and the mall is constantly abuzz with fellow shoppers. If that doesn’t lure you, North Star Mall is also the home of the world’s largest cowboy boot sculpture.