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Noumea Morning Market

Address: Rue Georges Clemenceau, Noumea, Grand Terre, New Caledonia
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Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Flea/ Street Markets, Shopping & Fashion
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Sydney
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

This place was the first stop on the hop on hop off buses. It was a Monday and even then, not many stores were open. The gift ware was not cheap and we did not end up buying anything there. Other stalls sold fruits and veges. Not busy when we were there as it was pouring with rain. Do not... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Like many, we arrived by ship and on a Sunday too! Noumea is an interesting port to arrive at and it is big and impressive. The nickel mining dominates half the skyline but the port is sleepy on Sundays. A stroll through town will show there are plenty of restaurants to cater for tourists and there are some stylish buildings... More 

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Pondicherry, India
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108 reviews 108 reviews
47 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Great place to see the locals and the fresh vegetables & fruits of the area. Can find the traditional souvenirs also. Best visited on fridays and the weekends.

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Adelaide, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I was a little disappointed with what I could buy but really enjoyed the atmosphere and the market square was very tropical.

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Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

We arrived by cruise ship for 1 day on a Sunday.....nothing was open so great to find this open in the morning....please note it's a morning market...have pacific french francs...although some stalls excepted Aussie dollar not all did and I found I received much better prices with francs...also a little french and I mean a little goes a long long... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

An easy walk from Noumea's City Centre. Most stall holders speak some English. Some stalls are the same as the city port market, with some prices being a little dearer. However, this market has a large variety of gifts.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

The market is separated into different buildings, and provides enough space for you to walk around without the claustrophobic feeling that some busy markets have. I liked the large variety of vegetables, fruit and fish, though I wonder how much really was imported or locally produced...

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Cesena, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

of course you dont need to wake up at 5 am to visit this market but a visit is definitely worth. we have enjoyed a nice breakfast at the only bar inside the market and we really enjoyed the athmosphere. you can find many things at the market: vegetables, fruits, souvenirs, flowers and so on. opened from 5 to 10... More 

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
23 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The markets we visited were just outside the docks where the ship docked and have two levels. Upstairs was where most of the souvenirs can be found at reasonable prices. They take Australian dollars but you may get your change in French Francs. On the ground floor is where the tours are organised and buses are boarded at the side... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

open from 5 am to 10 am - there are separate areas for meat, veges and fruits, crafts; a handful of gazebos for other sellers of crafts are present altho very expensive

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