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Cholla Mall

Address: Cholla Bay Rd, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Type: Malls, Shopping & Fashion
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litchfield park az
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

my friends found their dishes, glasses, ART work, cards, PHOTOS of rocky point, PRINTS of mexican children, pewter, pottery, etc. etc. on this street. don't forget to visit consuelo's art and crafts for all kinds of really neat items to use and take home to friends, also su casa and david's kopelli, there is also a pharmacy and there is... More 

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San Diego
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

If you love collecting Mexican talavera pottery, this is the mother lode! Anything from giant planters, planters shaped as rabbits, donkeys, frogs, pigs, trays, dishes, bowls, sinks, kitchen canisters, etc. are abundant in Artemio's shop - and he packs it up nicely for you in cardboard boxes. The Dirt Mall is also called Shack's Fifth Avenue, Rodeo Drive, or on... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We missed this on the first trip to Puerto Penasco but will not miss it again. Unlike the other shopping area, this seemed to be much more laid back and the vendors let you look without hounding you so much. It also had what appeared to be a greater selection of items. The only downside was that there was not... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
14 reviews 14 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Just when you think you've seen it all, a new shop appears that takes your breath away with a refreshing assortment of items with which to decorate and enhance your home with the unique Mexican touches that you love. Su Casa offers a first class variety of choices at affordable prices. You won't find the same old thing that every... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I made a wonderful discovery the last time I was down in "Rocky Point". There is a whole area that has been revitalized. Its called Cholla Mall or 'Rodeo Drive'. It was full of fun shopping. My favorite was Su Casa. It had great gifts, wonderful 'stuff' to decorate my home. The prices were all over the ballpark, so I... More 

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Moreno Valley, California
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387 reviews 387 reviews
78 attraction reviews
619 helpful votes 619 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Although the Trip Advisor locator map for Cholla Mall is hundreds of miles off (as are most of the Puerto Penasco attraction maps) this local "Rodeo Drive" tourist shopping center is very easy to find by turning west off Blvd. Benito Juarez (Hwy 8 into town) at the Avenida Revolucion traffic signal. Formerly Cholla Mall was a "captive audience" situation... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Go here after Old Port and cut yourself a sweet deal as the day we went not one Gringo around. Free shots and low prices!

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Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
11 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Each time we visit Puerto Peñasco, we always take a trip for fun to the Cholla Mall, affectionately known as Shacks Fifth Avenue, or Puerto Peñasco Rodeo Drive. My first time there, I was reminded of many years ago visiting Olvera Street in Los Angeles as a boy. Though I feel much safer in Puerto than In LA... There are... More 

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Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

This area has something for everyone and is getting better all the time. Parking is not near as difficult as the other shopping areas and the variety of stores offers a real taste of Mexico. From furniture and home accessories to jewlery and, of course those small items that you just can't resist. A trip to Rocky Point just isn't... More 

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Peoria, Arizona
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Over the many years we have traveled to Rocky Point, I always put this on my "must do" list. Remember, this is Mexico and I love to bargain. I have many trinkets to remind me of our multiple trips to Rocky Point, many of them came from here. Of course things are over priced, that is the fun of it.... More 

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