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"Gershman's may be the best guide for novice and pro shoppers alike."
—The Washington Post
For over twenty years, Suzy Gershman has been leading savvy shoppers to the world's best finds.
Inside you'll find:
The best of the shopping scenes, from trendsettingboutiques in Milan and Rome to the nation's top factory outlets—plus colorful markets, unique crafts, and more
Excellent values, from designer shoes and handbags to Venetian glass and lace
Great gift ideas, even for a friend who has everything—plus the best gifts for less than $10
For a global shopping experience, check out Suzy Gershman's Where to Buy the Best of Everything.
Unless you are over 65, you will not find these stores at all fashionable.
Also,if you want to be a bit more spendy she gives you those highlights as well--Venezia Stadium is one of the most gorgeous stores in the shopping universe.
Each edition is barely updated, so there's no need to buy the new version if you have an old one.
This is a gem--organized geographically, with great maps, restaurant and hotel tips as well as suggestions on where to shop, what to buy (and what to look at and buy later for lots... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Mona
This is the second guide I purchase from Suzy Gershman: Born to Shop.
The first one I bought I liked more than this one. Read more
Let's put it this way, I threw this book in my hotel room garbage pail two days into my trip to Milan. Read morePublished on May 2, 2012 by SMC
I am sitting in the airport waiting for my second plane, returning from Rome. Second trip to Rome, fourth to Italy, and the first time I have used "Born to Shop Italy". Read morePublished on June 12, 2011 by ChattyCathy
I found much of the ROME content of this book already outdated.
With the economy and rising Euro, I urge Suzy to look for more affordable stores... Read more
Just returned from a fab trip to Rome, and it was all the better for having Suzy's book with me. She was accurate about many of the stores (Francesco Rogani did lock the door while... Read morePublished on June 25, 2008 by Ave Fairfield
The book is good, but it depends on what type of shopping you are looking for. If you are interested in designer clothing and where to find the outlets, then this is the book for... Read morePublished on May 3, 2008 by L. Clark
I have traveled with Suzy in my pocket for many years now & she still inspires me.....this edition was so timely.... Read morePublished on January 3, 2008 by Super Shopping Sherrill