“Casablanca is a department store with 3 floors (owned by the couple who created Le Dupleix and The Promenade). Pondicherry shopping has to necessarily include a trip to this store. The ground floor has a selection of cosmetics and perfumes from international brands on display . The first floor has a wide selection of casual wear garments for women as well as jewellery . Tops, skirts, tees ,tunics palazzos and trousers are on display here . Jewellery includes trendy costume jewellery like bracelets, necklaces, earrings and chains. There is also a whole section for pottery from Auroville . Mugs, tea pots, cups, vases and such other items are all available . Candles, incense, candle stands , are all stocked in another section of the store . However, the best pick in the shop is in the home section on the top floor . The entire floor is dedicated to home furnishings like table cloths, bed spreads, bedcovers , cushion covers, curtains and table mats , all of which are made at Auroville . Casablanca is also a great place to pick out stylish new leather products such as handbags, belts, briefcases, wallets and suitcases. They have a good selection of ready to wear men’s clothes and chocolates as well. There is a small café and a pizzeria right in the middle of the store”.