Shopping is just as popular among the island’s guests as relaxing on the beach. Since the island is a duty free zone, local stores offer attractive prices on jewellery, luxury watches, and accessories.
Ingenu Magras' Inter Oceans Museum is a small house in a fishing village called Corossol. The museum exhibits a private collection of shells gathered in different corners of the world by Mr. Magras, a native of St. Barths.
Gustavia, the capital of St. Barths, shaped like a horseshoe around a small harbour in the western part of the island, has been a busy port and a hub of commercial activity ever since the times of the Swedish rule.