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Back to My Roots

30 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 824-2740
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No visit to Western Belize is complete without a stop at Back to My Roots. Carlton is as genuine... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Doug_T_88
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San Francisco, California, United States
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Beautifully hand-made merchandise

My experience at Carlton's store was fabulous! Not only does he have all the gemstones and crystals... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Ana M
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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“gift shop” (2 reviews)
“carlton” (5 reviews)
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30 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
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+501 824-2740
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

No visit to Western Belize is complete without a stop at Back to My Roots. Carlton is as genuine as it gets. No pressure to buy, instead a lot of respect !!! If you are looking for something different to bring home or gift, either...More

Thank Doug_T_88
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

My experience at Carlton's store was fabulous! Not only does he have all the gemstones and crystals I needed (at an affordable price), but he is very talented and places them in beautiful settings. I spent over an hour shopping at his store and he...More

Thank Ana M
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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
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Reviewed 27 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.

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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
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Reviewed 1 December 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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 29 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
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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

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