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Shopping In U.S. Virgin Islands

St Thomas / St. John

St. Thomas / St. John Shopping Overview

A sense of European commerce - abundant imports and good value - pervades these once Danish controlled islands. Shopping is duty-free, prices are low and the selections are varied due to the large number of cruise ships that visit the island. Liquor and tobacco offerings are among the best in the Caribbean and are sold below stateside prices. Excellent buys include perfumes, watches, gold jewelry, fine china and crystal. Products manufactured on the islands are tax exempt - you do not have to include them in your very liberal $1,200 duty free limit. On St. Thomas, Charlotte Amile provides the largest stores and the largest crowds. Most shops on St. John are clustered around Cruz Bay.
A.H. Riise
Antiques, Waterford Crystal, home decorations, liquor and china. ADDRESS: 37 Main St, St. Thomas.
The beautiful jewels from home but at reduced prices. ADDRESS: Main St. at Trumpeter Gade, St. Thomas. Bolero: Imported china, crystal, perfume, men & women's fashions. ADDRESS: 33 Main St., St. Thomas.
Java Wraps
Hand-made batik silk clothing. ADDRESS: 24 Palm Passage, St. Thomas.
Little Switzerland
Clocks, watches, music boxes, jewelry, crystal and elegant china. ADDRESS: 5 main St., St. Thomas.
Mongoose Junction
An intimate collection of fine shops offering a variety of specialty items. ADDRESS: St. John.
Warfside Village
A cluster of shops featuring a bakery, fine jeweler and casual fashions. ADDRESS: St. John. Batik Caribe: Hand painted fashions for men and women. ADDRESS: Cruz Bay, St. John.
St. Croix

St. Croix Shopping Overview

The great value and excellent discounts offered in the US Virgin Islands is continued on St. Croix. The main shopping district of Christiansted is charming and decorated with archways and facades with a Danish flavor. As you stroll along, take notice that some of the most charming and interesting shops are tucked inside colorful alley-ways. The village of Frederiksted also has some interesting stores scattered among its streets. Be sure to call ahead before you make the journey to see if the shop is open.
American West India Company
Island spices, coffee, gourmet foods all you need for picnic fun. ADDRESS: Strand St.
Jeltrup's Books
Island literature, paperbacks and cookbooks. ADDRESS: 2132 Company St.
Violette's Boutique
Imported designer fashions and a large collection of perfume and cosmetics. ADDRESS: 38 Strand St.
Land of Oz
Games and kites for children and adults. ADDRESS: 52A Company St.
Imported fabrics, straw goods, candles, goods for the home. ADDRESS: 3 Queen Cross St. Christiansted.
Steels's Smoke & Sweets
Haven for the self-indulgant, from fine tobacco products to superb international chocolate. ADDRESS: Pan Am Pavilion. St. Croix Perfume Center: Large selection of Duty Free classic and newer fragrances. ADDRESS: 1114 King St.
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