Hidden down an inland street away from Royal Rd, this market has a broad range of touristy Mauritian and Malagasy crafts. Prices aren't fixed, but wares aren't expensive and there's minimal hassling from vendors.
Right next to the sugar museum, this impressive shop has sugar in all manner of gift packs, as well as rum made from local sugar cane. Staff members encourage you to try before you buy.
Head to Galerie Vaco, off Royal Rd behind Galito's Restaurant, to buy one of Vaco Baissac's instantly recognisable works.
To purchase some original art, visit the studio of Françoise Vrot to see her expressive portraits of women fieldworkers.
Around 250m inland from Grand Baie's main drag, the vast Super U Hypermarket is by far the best supermarket on the island and sells almost everything you can imagine, including the north's best range of books and ma…
Intriguing light-sensitive Del Sol products, from T-shirts to nail polish, are sold at a friendly boutique in Ventura Plaza.
Sunset Boulevard, which sits either side of Royal Rd in the heart of town, is home to chic boutiques, including knitwear specialists Floreal, Maille St and Shibani; Harris Wilson for menswear; and Hémisphère Sud for…