Bahrain is a shopper's paradise. A trip to the souq
(traditional marketplace) offers a unique shopping experience.
The modern shopping malls offer international names and brands,
as well providing the integrated shopping and recreation experiences.
Bahrain is famous for its gold and gold souq. A walk around
the gold souq is a magical experience and one that shouldn't
be missed. The Bahrain gold hallmark provides an assurance
of quality and origin. Gold sold in Bahrain usually starts
at 18 carat going to 24 carat. Gold jewelery is sold by
weight at the current price and bargaining is common.
A visit to the spice market will reward you with the most
wonderful aromas hanging in the air and the most beautiful
displays of spice products and fresh nuts.
Discover a fascinating range of handicrafts and attractive
artifacts, with skills passed down from generation after
generation. One may also choose from a spectrum of readymade
handicrafts or place an order with special specifications
from the souqs and shopping malls. http://www.aljasra.com