With its endless stretches of smooth sandy beaches and mesmerizing turquoise water, visiting the Bahamas is all about soaking yourself in the vibrant Caribbean hues. From the historic streets of Nassau to the untouched bays of the Out Islands, this place offers one of the world’s most vibrant cultures to immerse yourself in. And once you’re done being a curious wanderer, it’s time for you to take a break and go shopping!
Yeah, you heard that right!
Try your hands on the latest fashions in haute couture boutiques or stroll down the quaint streets to collect some of the best souvenirs for your loved ones back home. When you are at Freeport, this is one of the best things to do in the Bahamas.
Explore a plethora of local crafts and authentic items that reflect the old Bahamian culture and creativity. From stylish boutiques to various markets, you’ll be enthralled with every passing store. From the eminent Port Lucaya Marketplace to the International Bazaar, Freeport offers an array of choices where you can get to do duty-free shopping at a much lower price.
How can you be in the Bahamas and not visit the famous Port Lucaya Marketplace? A vibrant, outdoor shopping and entertainment hub where you are most likely to discover anything you have been looking for on your trip to the Bahamas. Wander through nearly a hundred shops where international flair unites with the local Bahamian culture. It surely is a treasure trove of unique pieces that boasts of the bygone days of the Bahamas.
And if you’re looking for some souvenir shops, then you might as well give the International Bazaar a visit. This used to be the go-to place for shopping in Freeport. Stroll around the streets to find everything, from handmade Bahamian hats to conch shell jewellery. Don’t miss out on stores like Jubilee Bath and Body and Jenny’s Jems for authentic Bahamian crafts. There’s also the Straw Market which again is the biggest attraction. Prices are comparatively lower than that of Port Lucaya. There are a few souvenir shops and a small straw market located at the Freeport Harbor as well. Check them all out!
Indeed a shopper’s heaven, right?
Hunt down that perfect handmade Bahamian souvenir or just spend the day window shopping- the choice is yours, but one thing is for sure, Freeport will never disappoint you!