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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Alter do Chão

Araribá Cultura Indígena

Arguably the best indigenous art store in the region, representing communities throughout the Amazon Basin. Items range from inexpensive necklaces to museum-quality masks and ceremonial costumes. Shipping available;…
Market in Belém

Mercado Ver-o-Peso

This is Belém's best place to browse and shop, whether for long pants, lacquered piranha or anything in between. Pará has gained national attention with technobrega music, a defiantly from-the-streets genre whose be…
Market in Belém

Feira de Artesanato

A large crafts fair that has the city’s biggest range of attractive artwork, a lot of which is homemade. It’s especially busy on Sundays.
Sports & Outdoors in Belém

Imperador das Redes

Large hammock store, with everything from light, simple hammocks to deluxe matrimonial ones with lace fringe and more (R$40 to $150).
Mall in Belém

Boulevard Shopping

Belém’s latest, biggest mall is a modern cement, steel and glass structure, brilliantly lit at night and showcasing top-tier clothing, electronics and department stores as well as a cinema complex.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Santarém

Loja Regional Muiraquita

Santarém has a large collection of souvenirs. There's a lot of tack and not much that's original here, but you might uncover the occasional nice item.
Ceramics in Soure

Cerâmica Mbara-yo

This is the modest shop of ceramicist Carlos Amaral, who combines traditional Aruã and Marajoara ceramic traditions with award-winning results. You can have a short tour of the workshop to see how the pieces are mad…