Tourists come to Guam for its beaches, perfect weather and exciting culture, but many will be surprised that this island-nation is also a shopping Mecca of sorts. Shopping in Guam comes as a pleasant surprise.
Guam is a US territory in the middle of the Pacific Ocean north of Australia, east of the Philippines, south of Japan, and a little over the equator. It is a tiny tropical island that is home to a US military base. Hosting the US military has its perk and one of them is duty-free shopping. The entire island is duty free, which means alcohol, grocery items, branded clothes, latest gadgets, and luxury commodities are sold at prices much lower than in many other countries. [Read more…]