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West Shore Shopping Centre

West Shore Shopping Centre (West Bay Road, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman) – a.k.a. Pink Plaza, this is another shopping center with some upscale boutiques and galleries.  There is also the luxury real estate broker Sotheby’s International Realty, the cosmetics retailer The Body Shop, and a drug store.

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The Strand Shopping Centre

The Strand Shopping Centre (West Bay Road, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman) – this is another small mall with some upscale retailers (from Kirk Freeport to Polo Ralph Lauren), as well as branches of Tortuga Rum and Blackbeard’s Liquor, along with banks (including ATMs for cash withdrawals), a clinic (The Strand Medical Center –for health […]

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Landmark

Landmark (Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman) – this is a smaller shopping center, also catering to wealthier shoppers interested in rare coins, perfumes and beachwear.  A restaurant called “Breezes by the Bay” is on this shopping center’s second level.

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Kirk Freeport Plaza

Kirk Freeport Plaza (Cardinal Avenue, George Town, Grand Cayman) – consistent with the deep-pocketed visitors the Caymans expect, this shopping center (home to the Kirk Freeport flagship department store) caters to such shoppers.  There are high-end apparel items, fine watches and jewelry, china, crystals, perfumes, leather ware, cosmetics, and other goods – all from big […]

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Island Plaza

Island Plaza (Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman) – this plaza has 15 duty-free and tax-free retailers (such as Swarovski Boutique, Island Jewellers, and Churchill’s Cigars), catering to wealthier travelers (including those visiting on banking business).

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Galleria Plaza

Galleria Plaza (West Bay Road, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman) – a.k.a. Blue Plaza, this shopping center has various galleries and exotic home-accessories shops (selling items from Oriental rugs to Javanese furnishings).  This, along with other shops selling swimwear, souvenir t-shirts and other touristy trinkets.

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Bayshore Mall

Bayshore Mall (South Church Street, George Town, Grand Cayman) – located downtown, this mall houses the local department store Kirk Freeport, along with other high-end retailers, including apparel boutiques and watch vendors.

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Cohiba Lounge & Cigar Emporium

Cohiba Lounge & Cigar Emporium (32311 Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman) – this lounge is clearly for those who treat cigar smoking as a leisure activity unto itself. For American visitors in particular, the freedom to purchase and smoke Cuban cigar is a major attraction indeed. There is full bar service specializing in rums, beers, […]

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Cayside Courtyard

Cayside Courtyard (Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman) – this small courtyard shopping center has a variety of specialty jewelers and antiques dealers.