Shopping in San Jose
Whether you are a 'shopaholic' or a window browser, San Jose offers a number of shopping possibilities.
Charming boutiques and specialty stores are found throughout downtown and outlying neighborhoods.
Several major malls such as
Westfield's Oakridge and
Valley Fair Malls
have top retail stores.
Bargains can be found at nearby factory outlets such as the
Great Mall of the Bay Area or an offbeat, 200-acre flea market with 2,000 booths, the largest open air market in the U.S.
San Jose's newest shopping center located only minutes from downtown, combines upscale
shops such as
Ann Taylor, Chico's,Escada, Gucci, Hipwear, Salvatore Ferragamo,Oilily,Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Polo, Calvin Klein etc.
and restaurants with urban living.