Kingston, the capital of Jamaica, is a fabulous destination in the Caribbean. The city is home to many attractions and offers great sightseeing options to its visitors. Shopaholics also consider Kingston to be a fantastic shopping destination as well. Book cheap flights to Kingston today! The city is ready to offer you diverse shopping opportunities. Whether you are looking for chic hand dyed silk, exquisite hand-painted dresses, attractively designed T-shirts or tropical wear, all these and more can be found in the shops and markets in the city.
There are boutiques galore in and around Kingston. Some of the famous shopping destinations here include 'Bend Down' Plazas, Half Way Tree, Downtown Kingston Arcades, Constant Spring Road Plazas, Manor Park, Sovereign Centre and Barbican Centre. While shopping at these places it is absolutely important that you ask for discounts and bargains. If you don’t ask for them it is highly unlikely that you are going to get them at all.
If you are passionate about art and crafts and looking to make some great buys, then just head to the Victoria Craft Market. This famous market is situated on the Orange Street. The Victoria Craft Market is a major attraction for tourists, and you will find them purchasing local Jamaican crafts, native fruits, and more. The market is usually crowded, particularly on weekends. It is important that you must take care of yourself and beware of pick-pockets. Another popular shopping option for crafts is ‘The Kingston Crafts Market’ located on Harbour Street. So, make it a point to visit Kingston. The next time you visit the Jamaican capital, you will find tons of shopping surprises here.