Paris

The legacy of Paris on fashion is indisputable and its fashion week is as esteemed as it gets. The legends of the city include - deep breath -Louis Vuitton, Dior, Givenchy, Saint Laurent, Hermes, Lanvin, Balenciaga and Balmain, while the avant-garde icons such as Raf Simons, Rick Owens and Junya Watanabe display their collections in the elegant French capital, too.

Far from the high-end glitz and glamor, many new labels like AMI, Etudes and Maison Kitsuné are bringing new and innovative twists on the illustrious menswear heritage of their country, and A.P.C. continue to be world leaders in all things chic. The Capsule trade show and the many showrooms in Paris make sure enough of business gets done, too.

The best stores in the city include -

Colette - Colette is the cult store in Paris, home to an incredible selection of retail, where you will virtually find everything hip, from toys and magazines to furniture and jewelery and luxury men and women apparel. Address - 213 Rue Saint Honoré, 75001 Paris

Starcow - It offers the latest trends in street clothing and exclusive sneakers from numerous new and well-known brands. Address - 62 Rue Saint Honoré, 75001 Paris

Pigalle - The trendy store offers a nice range of streetwear clothing and designer brands for people looking for some classy and quality outfits. Address - 7 Rue Henry Monnier, 75009 Paris

The other major stores include Printemps, L'Eclaireur, Centre Commercial, French Trotters, The Broken Arm and MERCI.

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