Como has its large pedestrian area for walking and shopping.
The most famous and frequented street that crosses this area is dedicated to the former king of Italy Vittorio Emanuele III: here you can find the most exclusive shops of clothing and accessories “Made in Italy”.
Silk items are naturally large spaces, both in the most elegant showrooms and in small boutiques.
Another tradition, not to be forgotten, is that of clothing and furniture that can be purchased in stores, located in Via Bernardino Luini and in Via Diaz. Antique enthusiasts also invent a funny treasure hunt, in the art shops present in this quadrilateral to buy paintings, paintings, carpets, glasses and collectible porcelains.
Pleasant discoveries also among the most traditional booksellers, true cultural cenacles, where the purchase of some precious edition can become a welcome opportunity to meet famous names of literature, non-fiction and Italian culture.
To make the walk joyous and pleasant it is almost obligatory to stop in the numerous pastry shops, or in the confectioner’s shops with colorful and fragrant windows: excellent pastries, chocolates, pralines of Belli and Arte Dolce, delicious ice creams of Bolla, Luisita and Bar Vittoria.