Zenaida’s of West End (Soper’s Hole Marina, West End, Tortola) – this shop sells a variety of batiks, hand-painted and hand-blocked fabrics, weaves and wall hangings. That, as well as uniquely-designed bags, belts, sarongs, scarves and ethnic jewelry pieces.
Virgin Gorda Craft Shop (The Marina, The Valley, Virgin Gorda) – this store, which sells local crafts and souvenirs, also acts as one of the few retailers on this island.
Thee Artistic Gallery (The Marina, The Valley, Virgin Gorda) – given that just 3,000 residents like on Virgin Gorda island, shopping options are very limited. One of the few shops there includes this store, which carries assorted crafts & books.
Sunny Caribee (Main Street, Road Town, Tortola) – this store sells both Caribbean-themed artwork, as well as assorted souvenirs and local food items like hot sauces and jerk (meat) seasoning.
Samarkand (Main Street, Road Town, Tortola) – this jeweler sells a range of items, including gold & silver pendants, earrings, bracelets and pins. A selection of replica pirate-era Spanish coins are also sold (like those previously found on sunken galleons within the Caribbean region).
RiteWay Food Markets (Road Town and other locations within Tortola; Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda) – this is another local grocer that sells U.S. and UK-made food items, as well as imported beers & wines. Another destination for yacht owners and visitors staying at nearby rental villas.
Pusser’s Company Store (Main St. at Waterfront Rd., Road Town, Tortola) – this store sells nautical memorabilia, ship models, and marine paintings. There’s also an entire line of clothing for both men and women, handsome decorator bottles of Pusser’s rum, and gift items bearing the Pusser’s logo.
Great Harbour (Jost Van Dyke) – since Jost Van Dyke island is a small place (next to even Tortola), shopping options are limited to the small shops that are located here, such as “The Foxhole Boutique” (which sells sports apparel, tropical clothing & accessories, jewelry, giftware, Cuban cigars, local rums, and assorted gift items), “Wendell’s […]
D’Zandra’s (Wickham’s Cay I, Road Town, Tortola) – this jeweler carries mainly black-coral items laid out in gold & silver.
BVI Post Office (Blackburn Road, Road Town, Tortola) – this place would be of particular interest to stamp collectors. This post office carries a large collection of postage stamps with elaborate designs and art work, usually commemorating various international historic figures and celebrities.