Shopping in Ponce & South Coast

  • Shopping in Ponce


    Selling colorful vejigantes (Puerto Rican masks), santos (small carved figurines representing saints) and trinkets, Utopia is the nicest souvenir shop on the square. The bonus? The little bar up front serves decent coffee.

  • Shopping in Ponce

    Nueva Plaza del Mercado

    Winding through crowds of shoppers on Paseo Atocha will lead you to Ponce’s most exciting indoor market, four blocks north of Plaza Las Delicias. The selection of produce – freshly hacked off the vine – is marvelous.

  • Shopping in Ponce

    Mercado Juan Ponce de León

    Just west up the block from Nueva Plaza del Mercado, bustling Mercado Juan Ponce de León has stalls hocking pan-religious voodoo charms and salsa tunes on vintage vinyl.