Stables: "Local Art" Top 5 Page for this destination Boracay Island Shopping Tip by syllybabe

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It's just one of those little shack-like shops along the beach that you'd pass in between station 2 to station 1. They sell a little bit of the usual stuff...beads, sarongs, wood sculptures and some local art.
An added bonus is the little bar right next door run by an Italian-American lady from San Francisco...right now I can't remember her name. She bakes calamansi (local lemon) cakes and serves different kinds of tea and coffee.

What to buy: We discovered that Stables is like a little gallery for a few artist friends of the owner. Ended up buying a 30 x 48 inch (or something like that) painting for the bargain price of $60. It's hanging in the living room in Maine.

Theme: Art

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 10, 2003
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