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Mariehamn is a busy small town where most of the shopping is within reasonable walking distance in the town centre. Around Torggatan there are countless small shops, while shopping along the cobblestone streets you’ll discover everything from fashion and home decor to books and handicrafts, where you’ll see how local artisans have combined old handicraft techniques with a new creativity using such natural materials clay, glass, wool, leather, wood, and textiles.