Shopping doesn’t need to be an arduous task, with the endless search to find the right item at the right price. In Anguilla, the options are few, but the avid shopper will almost always find a treasure, whether for self or as a gift to family or friends. There are a number of shopping outlets in Anguilla, including fashionable beachwear shops and boutiques located in The Valley and in various resorts.
Locally made souvenirs are popular at shopping outlets. There is a national Arts and Crafts Centre where the miniature island-built racing boats are world-famous. Souvenirs also include shells and small models of island sloops. Some small boutiques also offer resort clothing, especially exotic T-shirts, swimwear and accessories. In addition, international brands in bone china, crystal and jewellery may also be purchased at the gift shops.
Of course, art galleries also offer a range of pottery, paintings and sculptures using a variety of surfaces, materials and styles often depicting the interface between life, light and nature in Anguilla.
Shopping hours: Monday to Saturday from 9:00 a. m to 5:00 p. m. A few shops are also open on Sunday. Whatever your taste, you will always ? nd something delightful to purchase in Anguilla. Remember, there is a treasure to be found somewhere.