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La Paz

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

Nah. There is plenty of artisan works to purchase, but it doesn't really float my boat. Silver and alpaca. - Sep 2, 2016
Clothing and accessories made of alpaca and leather. Art. - Apr 6, 2015
Not much. The decent alpaca stuff is actually imported from Peru. Silver is available but not especially cheap. - Nov 8, 2014
Beautiful llama, alpaca and vicuna wool products, leather bags, textiles, ceramics, silver jewelry with local Bolivianita stones (amethyst/citrine combo), artisanal chocolate, coca tea. - Jan 1, 2014
Alpaca, Bolivianitas. - Jul 22, 2013
Alpaca. - Jun 22, 2013
Alpaca clothing. - Jul 20, 2012
Leather and custom made clothing, traveling to Peru and Argentina. - Feb 9, 2012
Textiles - Aug 7, 2011
Arts and crafts, lessons on anything and everything, massages, dinners out, movies, shopping, and traveling - May 27, 2011
Alpaca coats and sweaters. - May 26, 2011
Beautiful alpaca sweaters, wraps, leather goods, silver and pewter crafted items. Even pretty local paintings and other artwork. - Mar 14, 2011
Coca tea. - Aug 25, 2010
Recommendation take a look at the Artezzano line of clothes made from Alpaca. They are excellent quality and good price. - Jan 7, 2010
Alpaca, wood products, silver, masks, clothing, leather products. - Aug 21, 2009