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Address: Bay Street | Bay Street Nassau, Bahamas, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Description: At this market you will find people weaving straw into anything and...
At this market you will find people weaving straw into anything and everything.
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Hot and tightly packed in...100's of men and some selling their wears. Some beautiful items others not. Don't settle on the first price. The name of the game is to haggle. Well... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Be prepared to be harassed... Pretty lady come look at my shop every foot.. Some give you stories of not selling anything so please buy from me.. You can get a deal if you can handle the crammed aisles and pushy people.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

You can find EVERYTHING on Bay street! If you want to take back some designer purses for cheap, this is the place to go! You name it, they have it!!!

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Independence, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We had such a wonderful and fun time that we had to go back a second day while we were visiting in the Bahamas.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

This was a super hot place to shop in August. No ventilation. The merchandise was compacted into this building! There were many, many vendors selling the same stuff. Some of the aisles you literally need to turn sideways to allow others to pass by. It was too cramped to shop inside. The outside edge of vendors have the advantage. You... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Hot and tightly packed in...100's of men and some selling their wears. Some beautiful items others not. Don't settle on the first price. The name of the game is to haggle. Well worth a visit to pick up little souvenirs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

The Straw Market can be a little overwhelming don't go with the first person who tries to convince you to buy from them. Walk thru and you'll immediately connect with the right shop owner. We came across Tia and her Mom. Very friendly and pleasant ladies. They had great items at very reasonable prices and they let us shop in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

First time I was here, it was just me and my husband. This time our 3 teenagers were with us. They enjoyed looking around the market and the best advice I can give you is that as much as possible, try to get their souvenirs from one store. The seller will give you deeper discounts if you are buying more... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Very in interesting to say the least but be ready for some high pressure sales people. Haha. It would seem this is the main source of Bahamian income and they come at you from all directions especially if you get off a cruise ship.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

If you are looking for cheap souvenirs than it's worth coming here. However nothing really that you can't find in shops, it is cheaper though specially if your good at bargaining.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

If you like crafts, go there, lot of souvenirs to bring home. It is really crowded, so you need time and patience

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