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El Mercado

Address: Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: Open air market where many local arts, crafts and delicacies can be tried.
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Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping
Activities: Shopping
Owner description: Open air market where many local arts, crafts and delicacies can be tried.
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

This is what you want to experience real culture! It is an amazing place to see artisans, food, produce, clothing, jewelry and more. We loved walking around and just seeing all the different things. We also bought our produce there because it looked much better than the local supermarket. We bought hand made tortillas here as we'll and they were... More 

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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Goto shop or go to look. So much variety offered by vendors. It's koto haggle here. Magnificent oaxaca ( string) cheese is the freshest In puerto - when you ask! Flowers are their best on Saturday and beautiful everyday. Go early morning or the heat will overwhelm you.

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