Barbados is packed with local artists and craftspeople who dedicate themselves to producing traditional Caribbean items which capture the spirit of the island. No matter what you’re looking for, from clothes to jewelry and souvenir items, you’ll find yourself spoilt for choice – from small shops to expansive luxury malls. Some of the most exclusive shopping malls – smaller than those in the city centre – offer the very best in customer service to go with the items they stock. If you’re looking for a unique shopping experience, then rest assured that the premier shopping malls are usually located in the heart of the commercial district, generally just a short journey from your accommodation. While you’re there you’re likely to find yourself enjoying the company of local families, who visit the luxury malls to unwind, spend time together and explore the shops at their leisure.Some of the major malls in Barbados include: The Sheraton Centre, which is located in Christ Church, Mall Internationale in Haggatt Hall, Dacostas Mall in the Colonnade Building, the Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, West Coast Mall and Sunset Mall in Holetown. Other local shopping centres providing the widest possible range of products include Town Square Shopping Centre, One Accord Plaza and the Super Centre Complex. Many of the malls offer more than just shops, being home as well to entertainment options, such as restaurants, cafes, bars, cinemas, art galleries and spas. As an alternative, pop along to Cave Shepherd in Broad Street, a major shopping street packed with duty free items such as perfumes, cosmetics, electronics, liquor, cigars and clothing. If you’re a fan of retail therapy who loves nothing more than taking souvenirs back home with them, then Barbados could be your idea of heaven.Pay a visit to a Barbados shopping mall and seek out a memento of your once in a lifetime trip to the jewel of the Caribbean.