The range of groceries, household goods, linens, clothing and other items available in the Islands is likely to surprise the newcomer.
Freight arrives several times a week by ship and by air, so grocery stores have stocks of fresh meats, dairy products and produce.
There are stores that specialize in office equipment, hardware, fishing and marine supplies, books, toys, pet supplies, furniture, appliances and electronics. There are drug stores, auto parts stores and sporting goods stores. Jewelry and perfume are available duty free. Imports come from around the globe. Shops feature Cuban cigars, Chinese plastic goods, Philippine sandwich spread, suits by Italian designers, and the latest CD from the most popular band in Honduras.
Last Updated: 2011-02-25