Philipsburg, A Caribbean Shopping Haven

New Haven, CT (PressExposure) May 13, 2009 -- Are you looking for the last treasures of Ali Baba? Well, stand in awe of the jewels precious objects you can find at St Maarten island!

All over the island you will find the best luxury St Maarten condo, the beautiful Cupecoy beach [], and different shops where you can buy almost anything you want! From the sexiest designer clothes to the latest gadgets, you will find them all here at St Maarten island!

At Sint Maarten [], your shopping experience is comparable to that of the more renowned luxury shopping meccas such as Fifth Avenue in New York and Via Condotti in Rome! But the best thing about shopping in St Maarten island is that you get everything at duty free, tax free prices!

Sint maarten is composed of different shopping districts, each with its own buried treasure. The biggest shopping area is Philipsburg, the capital on the Dutch side. Since the 18th century, Philipsburg has been the a center of international commerce and today, it is filled with numerous shops and restaurant. Front Street has a number of world renowned boutiques, shops, resorts and casinos! Philipsburg is easily accessible from the cruise port.

For those who are staying in St.Maarten island [], parking is available on the outlining streets. Also, you will find a couple of places in Philipsburg where you can just sit back and relax. One such place is the Holland House Hotel where you can find a great restaurant and bar, and of course, Fusion, a new chic restaurant in Sint Maarten.

Philipsburg is now considered as the shopping haven in the Caribbean, thanks to its duty free wares and fabulous shopping areas. There are about 550 shops in Front and Back Streets – the top shopping spots in Philipsburg. One popular shopping store in Philipsburg is Guavaberry Emporium, which is housed on a Caribbean cottage, on the site of the island’s first synagogue. Here you can find several specialty rums such as the Guavaberry Rum Liqueur. Also, the emporium offers local food and beverages.

So give yourself a delicious treat, visit Sint Maarten and shop till you drop!

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Press Release Submitted On: May 12, 2009 at 9:40 pm
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