"ULTIMATE SHOPPING HOLIDAYS"

Monday, May 29 at 7.30pm on Channel Seven

THE GREAT OUTDOORS has scoured the globe to find the ultimate in shopping holidays. From right here at home to hotspots around the world, get your credit card ready to charge, charge, charge!

You'll discover the best places to buy everything from antiques to yachts and even how to get your very own shopping boy!

Beijing Shopping CHINA

Reporter: Tom Williams

Tom discovers that whe the r you're after a $4 string of pearls or a 2 hour bargaining session in the dirt of the antique markets, Beijing truly has a market for everyone.

Toy Shopping HONG KONG

Reporter: Ernie Dingo

Ernie learns that Hong Kong still hasn't lost its title as the capital of world shopping. From markets to malls, shopping is more than a pastime here - it's a religion; and if you're serious about your consumerism, you'll love the huge range of toys.

London Shopping UK

Reporter: Laura Csortan

Laura finds out what every girl needs for a successful shopping expedition: Credit card - check! Comfy shoes - check! A spunky boy to carry your bags? If you don't have your own, don't worry ladies because the re is a place in London where spunky "bag boys" are provided FREE!

Dubai Shopping UAE

Reporter: Di Smith

Di investigates the tax and duty-free shopping oasis of Dubai - home to some unique and wacky shopping experiences. It's here that shopping malls are selling the mselves as tourist attractions!

Ikea SWEDEN

Reporter: Ernie Dingo

Ernie lives the Ikea experience; taking his time and getting comfortable with IKEA home furnishing solutions. To sit, lie down, open and close drawers. To compare styles. Compare prices. And imagine the possibilities!

Boat Shopping QLD

Reporter: Shelley Craft

Why buy a boat on the Gold Coast? Because the Gold Coast is classified as a hub of boat building and is home to several internationally renowned companies. You'll also find everything from a tinny to a super yacht here!

Antique Auction NSW

Reporter: Andrew Daddo

Where could you buy, a mahogany chest of draws, a bunch of kitchen utensils, a stuffed moose that would look perfect in the snooker room? Well look no fur the r. Andrew takes a trip to Woollahra, Sydney 's antique precinct and also visits Sydney 's leading weekly auction house, Raffan Kelaher and Thomas.

Melbourne Shopping VIC

Reporter: Jennifer Hawkins

Jennifer goes hunting for Melbourne ' s shopping 'secrets' - not just because it ' s located down a ' dark alley, up some stairs, round the corner and in the basement ' , but because the y ' re BARGAIN shopping secrets...all the more mysterious and difficult to find - unless you ' re with someone who ' s in the know....