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La Recova Municipal Market

La Serena, Chile
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Ranked #1 of 3 Shopping in La Serena
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
Activities: Shopping
Description: The Municipal Market offers tastes of La Serena's pawpaw products and a variety of craft vendors.
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Santiago, Chile
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150 reviews 150 reviews
119 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Small place to find souvenirs and food/snacks unique to the area. The day I visited, there were people performing the Chilean cueca folk dance.

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Dublin, Ireland
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114 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Fruit and veg downstairs selling by the kilo only (don't ask for a half kilo). Open in the centre, there was a quartet of minstrel musicians and performers there. Another space had a Paraguayan harpist and a third space had a 'free' piano at which a young student practiced. Upstairs are shops selling clothes and a number of restaurants vying... More

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Recife, Brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

this os probably the biggest handicraft market in La Serena. You can find all of the usual handicraft but there are also quite a few different things to be seen and bought in the stalls on the square in from of the building. There are some reasonable restaurants on the second floor varanda.

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