Brand names, designer labels, exclusive boutiques and bargain buys all make Frankfurt shopping a draw for shopaholics. The wealth of standalone stores and shopping centers in the center of Frankfurt prove the city is not just about industry.
A short car or metro ride from the city center, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankfurt is a great place to return to after a day of retail therapy. Relax and unwind in one of the superbly appointed rooms at this hotel in Frankfurt and enjoy the quality food offered in the Gaia Restaurant.
Shopping in Frankfurt
Frankfurt has several areas in the city center that are popular with shoppers, especially the Zeil, a pedestrian street that starts at the Hauptwache and ends at Konstablerwache. This street hosts many of Frankfurt's main department stores. The Fressgasse, at the street's west end, has many cafés, ice-cream parlors and delicatessens - ideal for refreshment during a shopping trip.
Elsewhere, the beautiful Goethestrasse is packed with some of the most famous designer labels in the world. Everyone from Gucci to Versace has a store on the short, cobblestone street, regarded as one of the most exclusive shopping areas in the city.
Quality clothing can also be found at the nearby Schillerstrasse, home to many clothing and gift shops, plus a superb Friday market. In the winter, travelers will also enjoy the Frankfurt Christmas Market for seasonal shopping.
Staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankfurt
Situated near the Frankfurt city center, the Radisson Blu Hotel Frankfurt is a modern and stylish hotel, popular with tourists and business travelers alike. With fine accommodation, superb dining and a fully equipped spa and events facilities, the hotel offers all that is needed for a very comfortable stay in Frankfurt.