Must see shopping in Gaborone

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    Kalahari Quilts

    These stunning quilts are made by Batswana women, overseen by the engaging Jenny Healy, and are a unique craft to take home. Each one bears an individual…

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    Botswana’s largest and best craft emporium sells traditional souvenirs, including pottery from Gabane and Thamaga, San jewellery and baskets from across…

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    Exclusive Books

    Easily Gaborone’s best bookshop, this large outpost of a respected South African chain has literature, nonfiction and travel books, with excellent…

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    Thapong Visual Arts Centre

    A small gallery of modern and contemporary local work that should be a first stop for anyone interested in buying art that goes beyond the usual African…

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    Riverwalk Mall

    Perhaps the best of Gaborone's Western-style malls, with a good range of restaurants and shops, including Exclusive Books.

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    Botswana Book Centre

    You wouldn’t cross town for it, and like the Mall it inhabits it has a neglected air, but this bookshop is worth dropping into for its excellent range of…

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    African Mall

    One of numerous Western-style shopping malls scattered around the suburbs of Gabs.