Malabo - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a "shopping post"? Are there interesting handicrafts, artwork, antiques, or other items that people typically buy there?

No. - Apr 2021

Unfortunately is quite sad in this sense. - Apr 2021

Two local non-profits, Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program (BBPP) and Bioko Marine Turtle Program (BMTP) are training local women to create jewelry. BBPP sells the items at its Research Center in Moka, along with traditional wooden bells; BMTP has items for sale at the French cultural center. The Malabo National Park has a gallery and gift shop with local crafts, art works, publications, jewelry, and toys. There are both awesome handmade wooden bedroom furniture (dressers, bed frames) and incredible iron works out along the roads in Malabo. - Jul 2020

Not really. You can find some of these things but they have been imported from Cameroon or another African country in regio - Aug 2017

There really aren't any. Spend it to travel outside of the Island. - Sep 2014

Ironically, little to none, since almost everything is imported. - Jun 2012

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