Santa Cruz & Gran Chiquitania shopping

Arts & Crafts in Santa Cruz


The best place to find fine artesanías (locally handcrafted items), this store provides an outlet for the work of 1000 rural cruceña women and their families. The truly inspired and innovative pieces include leather…
Arts & Crafts in Samaipata

Mucho Mundo

Sells all kinds of bric-a-brac designed by a group of resident artists. One of several similar places along this street.
Arts & Crafts in Samaipata


Asopec offers artesanías (artisan goods) produced and sold by Bolivian women from local communities, with all proceeds going to the makers. Wool, ceramics, soap, candles, liquor and honey are on offer. During the we…
Mall in Santa Cruz

Ventura Mall

Sleek, modern mall out by the fourth anillo, with a huge choice of international chain stores, bars, restaurants, banks and a cinema.
Arts & Crafts in Santa Cruz

Paseo Artesanal La Recova

An alleyway packed with little stores selling both authentic and fabricated handicrafts at reasonable prices.
Books in Santa Cruz


Has limited selections of foreign-language books for sale.
Arts & Crafts in Concepción


Pick up Jesuit-style wood carvings and other items here.
Market in Samaipata


A good place to stock up on groceries.