Shopping can be an adventure


ISLAND SUPERMARKET

 


This is one of a chain of 2 stores on the island

 


Its limited stock is presented well. This store has meat, vegetable, clothing, soft drinks and grocery lines.

 


Checkout has a bar code reader for quick service.

 


This is the other 'Island Supermarket'

 


Motorbike hire...$AU10/day, mine was a band new Chinese 'stepthru' model.

 


Western Union

 


closed

 


The shopping centre



School and stationery supplies



Colonial Insurance



A clothing / sowing needs store



Kerrie spends up big.



Filomena Lodge, where you will find the fine cuisine prepared by Jimmy. Specialty of the house is 'Steamed Fish'

 


Funafuti's gasoline station #1

Gasoline was $AU1.30/litre

 


Funafuti's gasoline station #2

 


TAAMIA VAGALIA - a pub
Note the speed hump, there's one
of these every 150 metres

 


Sign above the door of the Taamia Vagalia, showing opening hours



Development Bank of Tuvalu

 


Corner store near the hotel



Famous for special stamp issues.



The Philatelic Bureau



Tuvalu National Provident Fund



Telecommunications office



Another clothing/material store.

 


One of Funafuti's 4 taxis

 

TUVALU Women's Craft Centre
attached to the International Terminal - carries a colourful range of crafts from all the islands and atolls of Tuvalu.