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Caribbean Shopping - Where to Shop and Find Bargains in the Islands

From handicrafts to cigars to fine jewelry, the Caribbean is a shopper's paradise as well as a sun-drenched escape for pleasure-seekers. Here's the low-down on how to get the cheapest prices, best bargains and sweetest deals when shopping in the islands!

Top Caribbean Duty-Free Shopping Destinations - Best Caribbean Islands
Caribbean travelers can find duty-free shops at virtually any airport, but certain island destinations and ports are famous for their concentration of duty-free shopping, where visitors can find jewelry, watches, perfume, liquor and other goods at a deep discount -- 25 to 40 percent in many cases.

Duty Free Shopping Rules for Caribbean Travelers
Information on what U.S., Canadian and European travelers can buy and bring home tax-free from the Caribbean.

Caribbean Holiday Gifts
What better way to show your love to family and friends at Christmas, Hannukah and throughout the holiday season than with the gift of Caribbean sun and fun? Here's my picks for the best Caribbean-related gifts to brighten even the grayest December day...

A Taste of the Caribbean: Great Caribbean Rums for Less than $15
Great Caribbean Rums for under $15 - Inexpensive local rums can save money when you're traveling and make a nice souvenir or gift, too

Shopping for Jewelry in the Caribbean
It's easy to save big money on expensive items in the duty-free world of the Caribbean. With already-cheap prices and no sales tax, the islands are great places to find jewels, watches, and gifts for your loved ones or yourself. Expect to save 25 percent or more on your purchases. Below is a guide to some of the hottest jewel shopping...

Liz Mannette Jewelry
Liz Mannette, whose family is Calypso royalty, sells a line of jewelry inspired by the steel-pan drum.

Caribbean Trading - Puerto Rico and Caribbean Gifts
Online shopping for authentic Caribbean gifts and products, including group sales.

Do It Caribbean! Shopping
Island-by-island shopping information from the Caribbean Tourism Organization.

Caribbean Edge Shopping
Comprehensive information on shopping in the Caribbean, organized by island and including information on duty-free shops, jewelry, and more.

Searchable database of companies located in the Caribbean.

Caribbean Connoisseur
Online store sells locally made Caribbean food and other products.

Caribbean Rum Distilleries
An island-by-island list of rum distilleries, compiled by the Worldwide Gourmet.

Caribbean Island Imports
Sells gift baskets as well as loose goods such as Caribbean coffee, spices, fruit products, and more.

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