DECEMBER 20, 2011
Shopping at Liberty Plaza at Colombo 3 is something impossible not to give a try, particularly if you are a shopaholic. This a multi-storey shopping space, generally open from 10am to 7pm from Monday to Saturday is a bustling complex offering visitors a wide range of the consumer and electronic goods at very affordable prices.
Liberty Plaza is famous for its wide assortment of goods ranging from camera to clothes to kid’s toys. Avid photographers who look for high-end digicams and other photographic equipments can browse through the collection of “Photo Technica’ on the ground floor and the other small electronic goods outlets in the complex.
Visitors looking for latest music albums and movies can surely take peek into ‘Torana Music Centre’ on the ground floor that stocks huge collection of original CDs and DVDs of Sinhalese films and music. There are other music stores inside the complex that offer English, Tamil and Hindi CDs and DVDs at highly discounted price.
Ceylon tea is another attraction for tourists who want to taste the flavor of Colombo in real. One can buy packaged Ceylon tea from two well known tea shops - Tea Tang and Mlesna Tea Counter.
Liberty Plaza is also famous for its exhaustible collection of clothes, jewelries and accessories. Outlets like Naginda and Kelani Fabrics offer the trendiest clothes, bags, jewelries and accessories to buyers. ‘Jacket Corner’ deals in the most stylish winter jackets. Other apparel outlets include Cotton Collection and Leather collection. However, if one is looking for handcrafted jewellery, he/she is not likely to be disappointed because ‘Alankara’ and ‘String Jewellers’ have wonderful collection of hand-made jewelries.
Shopping at this fully air-conditioned mall can be really fun and entertaining. One can hangout at the ‘Pizza Hut’ or ‘Sugar & Spice’ and relish the steaming pizzas or premium snacks. You can couple your shopping experience by checking out the latest movie in the cinema of Liberty Plaza too.
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