A Shopping Neighbourhood
Las Salesas is a small neighbourhood in the centre of Madrid close to Plaza de Cibeles and Puerta de Alcalá. It’s comprised of a few blocks, with main streets such as Calle Piamonte and Calle Almirante. It is considered an urban catwalk with Spanish and international boutiques taking centre stage.
From Fashion To Gourmet Food
Two impressive buildings dominate Las Salesas, Longoria Palace and Las Salesas Convent. There are many different types of stores in this up and coming neighbourhood, including fashion, bookstores and gourmet delis. Lots of people come here in search of exquisite food such as olive oil, wine, cheese, chocolate and cake.
The Place For Urban Style
Some top brands in urban style such as Elsa and Baccana have a presence here, as well as art venues and an impressive flower shop. This area is also famous for selling popular Spanish footwear called “espadrilles”. There a many bohemian coffee shops around for when shoppers fancy a break.