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“Shoes!!!”

La Manual Alpargatera
Ranked #19 of 305 Shopping in Barcelona
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Memphis, Tennessee
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81 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Shoes!!!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2012

Interesting place.... I stopped by and thought it was a unique shop. The store consisted of handmade espadrilles... I couldnt quite get my size right and they didnt fit my feet correctly. The customer service was a bit lacking and not very helpful. I wanted to bring some back for souveneirs but I couldnt quite get the European shoe sizes right and was afraid to waste money. If you love espadrilles you need to visit this shop because they do have good bargains.

Visited December 2012
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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“espadrilles.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2012

this place should not be so low on the shopping list. four cats is awesome. but it is a restaurant. you can buy a meal. not, for example, shoes. here: you can buy shoes. I bought seven pair. they are light and pack well and made great gifts. you will be waited on, but they do not speak english in the shop. figure out the Catalonian expressions for what you need and write them down to bring with you. if you are a perfect half size (I am) this can be a frustrating trip because they have none and you have to figure out what fabrics may stretch. whole sizes will be psyched here. your friends and family at home will be very psyched--so ask their sizes too.

Visited September 2012
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San Francisco
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“Espadrille heaven”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2012

This is the place to go to buy espadrilles. It's a showroom with the factory in back. Pull a number and wait for a friendly saleperson to show you their stock. Reasonable prices. If you love espadrilles, this is the place.

Visited July 2012
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