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ASIANO Arts and Crafts

Dagumboy St. Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300 Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines
+63 929 740 9618
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Incredible

I had a hard time finding this shop but I am SO glad that I did. The art is truly amazing and I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
elizabethruth356
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Chantilly, Virginia
arguably the best in Palawan

have met Jojo twice - first in his Coron shop, then in his main shop in Puerto Princesa years ago... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
shinji
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sydney
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Dagumboy St. Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300 Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines
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+63 929 740 9618
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a hard time finding this shop but I am SO glad that I did. The art is truly amazing and I spent easily over an hour trying to decide on just one piece to buy (good luck leaving with just one!). The staff...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

have met Jojo twice - first in his Coron shop, then in his main shop in Puerto Princesa years ago. i so far own 9 of his wooden face carvings and masks. i bought the last 4 a couple of weeks ago while staying at...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Nicest shop we've seen in the Philippines. Everything is hand made and so so beautiful and unique! A must visit.

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Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

There were so many beautiful items here I wanted to buy them all! A must stop if you want to get an amazing piece of local art!

1  Thank 1pixie_12
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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

One of several in the town and maybe one of the best Lots of interesting artefacts to buy, mostly made of wood or coconut, both large and small Can dispatch to home so they say

1  Thank Maxiesan
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Reviewed January 4, 2016

The place where we enjoyed the most of our stay. We promised ourselves that we want our home to be like the Asiano's shop in palawan with so many artistic and handcrafted carvings.

2  Thank Princess Ria F
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Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

ASIANO is an amazing place to find locally produced wood carvings and jewelry at very reasonable prices. They had one of the highest quality selection of items out of all the stores we visited that day. The shop owner was very helpful and knowledgeable about...More

3  Thank Heather L
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Reviewed February 13, 2015

We find a shop Asiano on our last day in Puerto Princessa. That was a real find! Owner Jojo is decently know a lot about arts and craft in Palawan. The shop / gallery is very special. We left a shop with a sculpture which...More

2  Thank Waldemar Z
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Reviewed November 14, 2014

If you are going to buy local art, this is the place. The family that owns this store goes into the rural areas of Palawan to purchase the local crafts. But they are doing something much more than than; they are offering design advice to...More

2  Thank UNCBronze
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Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

Asiano's products are all hand made using mostly local organic materials such as seeds, animal bones, exotic wood, driftwood, roots, etc. Some products are handmade by indigenous villages around Palawan for Jojo to continue the artistic flow from the current generation to the next. With...More

3  Thank Chris C
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