Caribbean Tourism

Shopping

Shopping - New Providence

Shops are open 0900-1700, Monday to Saturday, but some close at 1200 on Thursday. As there is no sales tax and many items are duty-free, buying imported goods can save you about 20-50%, but shop around. The English Shops have Irish linen and gifts from England. Look in the Perfume Shop for French perfume. Try John Bull for watches and cameras. For unusual...

Shopping in Bahamas

For those who want to pick up a bargain, prices of crystal, china and jewellery are cheaper than in the USA. You can find designer clothes and other goods from all over the world at the International Bazaar in Freeport. Local products including straw items, Androsia batik printed silk and cotton, shell jewellery and wood carvings. Bargaining is expected in...