Papagayo: One of Knysna’s Best Shops

Papagayo KnysnaEveryone i’ve spoken to agrees that PAPAGAYO is one of Knysna’s best shops. Their motto, “The Grace of Imperfection”, matches the exciting goods within.

Papagayo sells exclusive yet affordable imported goods. These are designed by hand in seven countries; Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Bolivia, Thailand, Nepal and Morocco.

The shop is fulled with the colours of hundreds of items waiting to be explored. On offer are:

  • Natural cotton clothing, from hats to shirts, for ladies and men.
  • Silver, shell and stone inlay jewellery.
  • Tribal tapestries, bright cloth and cushion covers.
  • Carpets, mirrors, ceramics and leather goods.
  • Hammocks.

PAPAGAYO offers a tasteful journey to decorating your environment so as to match your soul.

They are located in Sun Centre on the Main Road of Knysna, behind the street stalls, opposite Memorial Square, and can be contacted on 044 382 2798.

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About Mike Hampton a.k.a. Wicked Mike

Community worker, activist and promoter in Knysna, the prettiest town in South Africa. Avid blogger and owner of Love Knysna which includes the websites Knysna Keep, Knysna Crime Watch, Knysna Schools and Knysna Website Design. He's the founder of Love Knysna Projects, a voluntary association aiming to put educational smiles on children and bring the community of Knysna closer together.

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