Located just 30 minutes north of San Diego, Carlsbad Premium Outlets offers upscale outlet shopping with an impressive collection of 90 designer and name brand outlet stores. Enjoy savings of 25% to 65% every day. Stores include Banana Republic, Barney's New York, Calvin Klein, Coach, Crate and Barrel, Juicy Couture, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and many more. Visit their website for a complete list of stores, sales & events, hours and more.
Even if you are not familiar with this charming coastal city, you will easily find this building with the huge mural of Old California covering its exterior. Inside, treasure hunters will find more than 15,000 square feet of artwork in all mediums done by local artists and artisans. Also at Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall, displayed are more than 100 booths full of antiques and collectibles. While in the area, be sure to stop in some of the many other antique shops along this same street.
Visitors to North County coastal areas will fulfill all their shopping needs at Westfield Plaza Camino Real at the juncture of Interstate 5 and State Highway 78. This two-story shopping mall includes movie theaters and 21 specialty restaurants. There are 145 stores and four major department stores including: Robinson's-May, Sears, JC Penney and Macy's. Whether you are looking for a place to shop or a place to dine, this mall is your ideal spot. Credit card acceptance varies by store.
Haute couture at its best, this posh boutique is located amidst other trendy shops in La Jolla's main promenade. Both famous designer fashions and one-of-a-kind creations adorn racks here. Browse through the latest, first-class fashions, featuring such labels as Gloria Walsh, Tomatsu and Eilene Fisher. Items here can range in price from the reasonable hundreds of dollars to the high-end fashions costing thousands. Even if you opt not to buy, this shop is worth a visit just to view the current world-class trends.
Conveniently located just 20 minutes from downtown is the major shopping center referred to as UTC. Here you will find shopping majors such as Sears, Macy's, and Nordstrom's. More than 160 specialty shops, banks, seven eateries, 16 fast-food sites and an ice skating rink that will entertain and delight you. Events and entertainment are scheduled on weekends. Plenty of free parking is available.