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Djunta Mo Art

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Great little shop and lovely souvenirs. Cheerful lady serving us very happy to talk about where... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter B

All handmade products by local people and the money goes back to them and school charities. There... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2019
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The Djunta Mo Art project was started on the Island of Sal, Cape Verde, for the purpose of developing a sustainable market in the archipelago and especially, to promote Cape Verde’s art, culture and crafts. Djunta Mo Art is committed to an ethical...more
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Rua 1 de Junho, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little shop and lovely souvenirs. Cheerful lady serving us very happy to talk about where pieces were made. Well worth supporting this project.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peter B
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

All handmade products by local people and the money goes back to them and school charities. There are very nice souvenirs to buy inc jewellery, soap and alcohol all made to a high standard. If you do a tour with Zug adventures you get a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

This shop only sold goods made locally in a project geared to supporting and developing local craft and local workers, especially women. The products were different from a lot of the tourist stuff sourced from Africa. A win win for us and producers

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Came on the recommendation of Zug Adventures, what a great recommendation, fridge magnets, santa dolls, lots of turtles. A lovely place with top staff, no pressure to buy anything. A genuinely lovely place and a world apart from the high pressure forceful sales tactics of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

One of the most interesting shops on the island with charity mission. Worth to visit and buy some local food and drinks

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Izakosi
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to shop för souvenirs that are mostly handmade and all Fair trade. Noone that is forcing you to make a purchase, just really nice shop and people working there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little fair trade shop which supports local women and children. Definitely worth a visit when in town.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited this shop twice during our stay in Sal. It's the unique place in Sal selling local and original handicrafts. You can find there thousands of nice and really capeverdian hand made objects. Their earrings are really nice but also dolls and liquors need...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank galbertaz
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Lovely local crafts and souvenir shop! Bought a beautiful painting and some salt as a gift for my family and really good prices too. The money goes to brilliant causes, helping improve the lives of Cape Verdean workers and improve academic support of the children...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop that supports the Capeverdean handicraft. Get to shop there you won't regret.. all their products are amazing!I purchased lots of liquors and jams 😍... to not mention the kindness of the ladies working there,Dija one of them,such a sweetheart!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Hi latetraveller in Santa Maria normally you can buy cigarettes in the supermarket. There are also some men and women sell cigarettes on the street. You can buy only one or a packet. The most common brand is Marlboro. But... More
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