Shopping in Culebra & Vieques

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    Artefango

    Perched above Dinghy Dock, this inviting gallery is the creative expression of Jorge Acevedo, a local artist and activist. His work spans many mediums and feature Culebra scenes often mixed with powerful messages for social justice; the T-shirts are affordable fashion statements.

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    Oro Gallery

    This creative hub is a gallery, store, studio and event space all in one, in a lovely setting near Playa Negra west of Esperanza. The gallery showcases the works of some of the region's finest artists – mostly painters, sculptors and photographers – and you can also pick up one-of-a-kind jewelry or a cool kaftan. There's also a super-stylish room for rent.

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    Siddhia Hutchinson Glen Weilgus Gallery

    The gallery of artist Siddhia Hutchinson exhibits her first-class paintings of colorful tropical scenes, alongside other artists from the island and beyond who take the Caribbean as their inspiration. Prints, photographs, pottery, jewelry and sculpture are on show as well. She also offers art classes for US$30, including easel and materials.

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    Rising Roost

    The unmissable pink building five-minutes' walk from the ferry is part-cafe serving up delicious breakfasts and brunches – think top-notch coffee, smoothie bowls and BLTs in the tranquil patio garden or on the porch for people watching – part-store, selling clothes, hats and island souvenirs.

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    VQS Emporium

    Head to this stylish one-stop shop for locally made gifts, accessories, home furnishings, sweet-smelling toiletries and specialty foods. You can even buy dried island herbs, such as cilantro and thyme, by the ounce. The coffee bar does a great iced brew, served with inspired coffee ice cubes.

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    La Cava

    On the road leading into town, this cavernous gift shop sells everything you might need for the beach – hats, swimwear, T-shirts – plus jewelry and souvenirs. A section of the shop is devoted to fine wines and foodie treats.

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    Xilef Swimwear

    The go-to place in Esperanza for all your beach needs – swimwear, shades and sun lotion, along with caps, shoes and T-shirts from local designers.

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    Galería de Regalos

    A colorful gift shop selling Culebra T-shirts, cheap postcards and lots of knickknacks that are sure to delight those left at home.