las vegas shopping guide

the grand canal shoppes

Discover an atmospheric cluster of stores within a facsimile of Venice, complete with an artificial blue waterway plied by straw-hatted gondoliers. 3377 Las Vegas Blvd. S (inside the Venetian Hotel), venetian.com

G.G. Santi Venezia

More kiosk than store, and easy to overlook, GG is a peerless source for incredible imported chocolates, some in the shape of poker chips.
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Products: Gifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique

Ripa De Monti

When it comes to Venetian glass, Ripa de Monti is the real deal: Its Italian proprietors have relationships with a dozen families in Murano, many of whom make jewelry, vases, and figurines exclusively for the store.
702-733-1004

Products: Tabletop, Gifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique