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Amazing shop

Fantastic shop for tourists. Helpful and nice staff. Amazingly crafted pieces! Well worth a... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Ida Christine L
via mobile
Made In Cabo Verde

I love to shop artisan stores and this was the only one in town. Lots of local made items of find... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
h s
Aventura, Florida
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The largest store of the "small country" dedicated exclusively to the craft and design of the Cape Verde Islands ... Showroom of ​​450 m2, designed on two levels and located in the historic center of Mindelo, you will find: for you, your home, or to...more
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Rua Da Luz 12 | Centre Historique, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
+238 232 58 37
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic shop for tourists. Helpful and nice staff. Amazingly crafted pieces! Well worth a visit👍🏼

Thank Ida Christine L
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I love to shop artisan stores and this was the only one in town. Lots of local made items of find quality with reasonable prices. It's unique and a must have and must visit !!! Upstairs are products for the home but it's worth looking...More

Thank h s
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Probably the best shop on the islands to buy souvenirs! All made on Cape Verde, for different prices...

1  Thank izif_37
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Loved the shop, it has variety and a wide price range. I was able to find souvenirs for family and friends.

1  Thank eunicesaint
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This shop has a beautiful, light architecture. Owned by a french couple, it only sells original, Cape verdian items, made by local people, in every price range. I loved it and went there twice to by some small souvenirs. And to look...

3  Thank Bart K
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Such a joy to see such a selection of arts and crafts ...many local. Paintings, artwork, clay work, basket work ....something for everyone. French spoken and helpful if you can speak the language. Didn't find the staff over helpful, but they certainly packed everything well,...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This large store hosts a wide and varied selection of local items and is perfect for that souvenir or gift for someone special. The staff are warm and friendly,too and prices are good.

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

The products in this shop are very interesting and varied. You will find souvenirs that are interesting/useful, as well as decoration and household items. Not your standard souvenir shop. Prices are good and staff is friendly.

Thank hannahg136
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Tricky to find as our first time but a place that you must not miss when in Sao Vicente.Lovely combination of many subjects and items make it very interesting.Staff very helpful and wrapping for travelling outstanding.Nothing too much trouble.Quite a few items were not priced...More

Thank ditchburn2014
Reviewed 28 May 2016

It is quite central, located in a nice square near the Marginal, opposite the Torre de Belém (Sea Museum). It is easily reached from the marginal (3 minutes walking). It is a modern, fancy shop with true arts & crafts from various islands of Cape...More

Thank elsasarmento
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