What a wonderful place Sark is. I thoroughly enjoyed the stay and will go again. The people from Sark are very friendly and welcoming.
The Avenue in Sark is the main street where all the streets diverge from and there are a number of shops!. Though most of the shops are closed down. There is a few decent shops - one for bric-a-brac, one for the weekly shop / occasional shop and the Avenue Cycle hire. The Post Office is at one end of... 更多
There is even a post office where you can get your cards franked with a special Sark frank. It was quite surprising to find so many little shops .
Ok it's a very small island so not much was expected. That said it was such a shame to see most of the outlets down one side all for let. There is a very good opportunity for the right shops to open here. The silversmith Sark Silver has some beautiful handmade pieces to take back as gifts, there is a... 更多
We have been coming to Sark for many years, and during that time have seen many changes to the island, not least in the Avenue. There are now more empty shops, and those that are still open are a little uninspiring. There seem to be fewer cafes than previously. The Avenue is the first area of this beautiful island that... 更多
If shopping is your bag then Sark is not for you. This is really the main shopping street (only street) that locals and tourists come to buy food and provisions. A couple of gift shops but sadly quite a few empty properties. As a certain charm but you visit Sark for the rural life and views not the shopping.
The central shopping centre of Sark is not what it used to be. Plenty of shops and restaurants to choose from, but many of them are closed with 'for rent' in the windows. Sadly we were told that these belong to Sark Estate Management (The Barclay twins) with the opinion that they are hell bent on bringing Sark to her... 更多
This area is really the main commercial street of the island. The Avenue starts from the main arrival point in the village and contains a number of small shops and businesses, which are worth visiting. Most were open but unfortunately a small number of the shops were empty which perhaps mirrors the current position elsewhere. However, pleasantly, the area, like... 更多