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Address: 61 Mulgampola Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Buying nice souvenirs is a great way to improve the lives of the local people!

Sthree is a not-for-profit store run by a local NGO called the Women’s Development Centre. Sthree meaning woman in both Tamil and Singhala, the store sells high quality items... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 March 2012
Anneleen V
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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I learned about Sthree through a relative and am so glad I visited! Kind and friendly staff as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I found this place by accident as it was at the bottom of the hill where I was starting and I went for a random walk. Ending up spending a chunk of cash here - that said everything was reasonably priced, I just bought a lot! Is a charity type shop so don't haggle etc. Definitely worth a visit if... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2014

I read the reviews for Sthree and decided to visit for souvenirs. The selection is small. I bought a small batik and a few cards. I was confused when paying and gave the shopkeeper 5000 rupees too much for my purchase. I was adding too many zeros to my total -- easy to do when everything is in thousands. I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2012

A whole range of nice souvenirs, fixed reasonable prices, very friendly staff, close to the town. The best shop in Kandy for buying your souvenirs!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2012

A short 3-wheeler drive from the main street, Stree was a fabulous find. The store run by a local NGO has a variety of beautiful souvenirs including cards, art, bags, clothes and more. It absolutely perfect for souvenirs and presents for family and friends at VERY reasonable rates without the hassle of bartering (a welcome relief for this exhausted traveller).... More 

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2012

Sthree is a not-for-profit store run by a local NGO called the Women’s Development Centre. Sthree meaning woman in both Tamil and Singhala, the store sells high quality items including wall hangings, prints, quilts, bags, clothing (including saris), postcards, food produce and other great tourist memorabilia. Items are produced through income-generating programs from all over Sri Lanka including residents at... More 

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