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Back to My Roots

30 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 824-2740
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Gift Shop

Nice little Bob Marley type gift shop. Artistic and earthy. Nice shop owners, good spiritual vibes..

Reviewed 1 September 2017
St. Petersburg, Florida
via mobile
lots of cool original locally made gifts

We ended up buying a lot of cool handmade items to bring back home. they were very affordable too... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
China Spring, TX
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1 Sep 2017
“Gift Shop”
26 Aug 2017
“lots of cool original locally made gifts”
30 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 824-2740
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Nice little Bob Marley type gift shop. Artistic and earthy. Nice shop owners, good spiritual vibes..

Thank drjaih
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We ended up buying a lot of cool handmade items to bring back home. they were very affordable too. Many Guatemalan items and jewelry too.

Thank TJErmoian
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

As Back To My Roots is the only store recommended by Lonely Planet for San Ignacio, I had to stop there for a souvenir and I wasn't disappointed. Carlton and his wife own the place. I found and amber and pearl bracelet (which was exclactly...More

Thank Sabrina M
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We went in looking for coffee of all things, as we had been told the shop might have the whole beans my husband was looking for. This shop has something for everyone. They did indeed have coffee beans, but also beautiful artwork, jewelry, bookmarks, purses,...More

Thank AmySue1981
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Bought 2 pairs of pearl earrings there and some crystals..you looking for gems and Belizean unique art ..this is the place to go..trust me..and the service is friendly!

Thank Khandie Y
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Was told by a lot of people to shop here for really nice selection of gifts.Carlton helped us pick out our gifts for friends back home with lots of patience and showed us a great deal of respect and kindness. It is worth a visit!

Thank Nikki36_10
Reviewed 28 March 2016

A visit with the owner Carlton is worth the stop.A wide variety of local crafts and unique items in a somewhat small space.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We ended up spending about 20 minutes in this shop, browsing and eavesdropping on the light-hearted haggling between three Chinese tourists and the owner. It felt like being in a comedy club - we were all laughing out loud by the end. The tourists manage...More

1  Thank Eva J
Reviewed 28 July 2015

The owner is cool it's a nice shop for souvenirs as there isn't much shopping to be done in San Ignacio

Thank Emmac23
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I loved this small gallery. They offer many hand made items and work directly with the artists. The owner also is an artist, offering her jewelry for sale. The prices were similar to what we saw in the market. They also had hand made baskets...More

Thank Janet N
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