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Almost everyone who visits Peru will end up buying a souvenir of some sort from the vast array of arts and crafts artesanÌa on offer. The best, and cheapest, place to shop for souvenirs, and pretty much anything else in Peru, is in the street markets that can be found absolutely everywhere. The country also has its share of shiny, modern shopping centres, especially in the capital, but remember that the high overheads are reflected in the prices.
What to buy:
It is possible to find any kind of handicraft in the capital. The prices are often the same as in the highlands, and the quality is high. Good buys are: silver and gold handicrafts; hand-spun and hand-woven textiles; manufactured textiles in indigenous designs; llama and alpaca wool products such as ponchos, rugs, hats, blankets...

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  • Centro Comercial Larcomar

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    in Lima, Lima Region, Peru

    Where the panoramic coastline view and the futuristic Architecture merge in the best place contai...

  • Av Petit Thouars

    2 votes

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    in Lima, Lima Region, Peru

    This is the largest crafts arcade in Miraflores, near Parque Kennedy, parallel to Av Arequipa. Fr...

  • Galería de Arte Cusqueño

    1 votes

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    in Cusco, Peru

    Antiquities real and copied, including beautiful Inca silver needles, ceramic vases, and small re...

  • Ilaria

    1 votes

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    in Lima, Peru

    Jewellery and silverware with interesting designs. There are other branches in Lima, Cuzco and Ar...

  • Polvos Azules

    1 votes

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    in Lima, Peru

    In the centre of town. This is the official black market of Lima. The normal connotations of a bl...

  • Spondylus

    1 votes

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    in San Blas, Cuzco city, Peru

    Interesting jewellery in gold and silver, also using semi-precious stones and shells. They also s...

  • Calas

    1 votes

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    in San Blas, Cuzco city, Peru

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  • Agua y Tierra

    1 votes

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    in San Blas, Cuzco city, Peru

    Excellent quality crafts from lowland rainforest communities, largely the Shipibo and Ashaninka t...

  • Jerusalem

    1 votes

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    in Cuzco city, Peru

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  • SBS (Special Book Services)

    1 votes

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    in Cuzco city, Peru

    opening hours:Mon-Fri 0830-1330, 1530-1930, Sat 0830-1300, address:

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