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Locals head for the area's major shopping center, Kvadrat Kjøpesenter at Lura, lying between Stavanger and Sandnes (tel. 51-96-00-00). There are nearly 160 shops here selling everything from reindeer hides, sheepskin jackets, and pewter souvenirs, to Norwegian handcrafts such as wooden trolls. Other outlets include restaurants, a state-run wine store, a pharmacy, and even a post office, if you want to mail back some of the cards you can purchase in one of several shops.

Most shops are open Monday to Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 5pm, Thursday 9am to 7pm, and Saturday 9am to 3pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.