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Carreful about stores closing hours, Lille, France

 
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danpop's pictureby danpop Shopping travel tip
added on the 30th of June, 2009
Another thing about shopping in Lille in particular and in France in general: usually most of the stores close at about 8 PM, some of them stay open until 9 PM, but after this only here and there a 24 hours shop. Expect to see significantly higher prices at those stores, but I guess that the opening hours pay after all. Even big shopping centers close their business at around 9 and a half an hour earlier you are announced about this.

 
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