A lot of the shops in San Juan Del Sur are not "haggle friendly". Meaning the people working there are just employees and do not have the latitude to haggle. The price they tell you is the price you must pay. Not the case here at the Plaza del arte. You can find all the typical items here that all... 更多
Very nice place to visit to see some of the local art. The Nicaraguans are some of the loveliest people I have ever met. I would go back to SJDS in a heartbeat and probably will.
I've been going to SJDS for over 6 years - at least 25 times - & one of the things I miss the most are the Street Vendors selling their wares at all hours. Sadly the municipality shut them down, built a covered area (this part I DO like as it gives the vendors & clients some protection during the... 更多
This is a cool part of San Juan del Sur where you can walk around and see the work of many. As I recall, there is also some good shopping to be had and abundantly good food in the area. The city is small, so you cannot miss it...nor should you.
Out of all the little shops and street vendors, you will find the cheapest/most reasonably priced ones here. T Shirts to bracelets to Keychains to art, this is where to go.
Here are genuine local crafts persons, artist even, with whom one can cut a deal on some fine souvenirs. These are not representatives of overpriced stores and galleries; you can find those "uptown" if you so desire. So, come an interact, practice your Spanish, chat a bit and then strike a fair bargain. You might even make a local friend.... 更多
Not that overly great to see, there are some local artist plying their trade, not that many tables being used when I was there. More effort should be done to high lite the local talent.