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Address: North side of Main St. | at Strand Gade, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Formerly a slave-trading market, this open-air fruit and vegetable market...

Formerly a slave-trading market, this open-air fruit and vegetable market is a great place to stop and sample the fresh produce, especially the local specialty - genips.

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Just becareful where you shop - some prices are ridiculous.

The vendors in the tents are super expensive. I saw this tank that said US VI the vendor wanted $20, I walked away. Then went to the alley and saw this store called Paradise Mix... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Tison69
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The vendors in the tents are super expensive. I saw this tank that said US VI the vendor wanted $20, I walked away. Then went to the alley and saw this store called Paradise Mix. I highly recommend Paradise Mix. I got the same tank top for 2 bucks at Paradise mix. Some vendors do was shirts plain shirts 3... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking to make a deal some of the vendors are nice enough to haggle. Other's not so much. I get the impression if you are there as a tourist they assume you have the money to pay for the over priced items. Honestly, everything I saw fore sale I've seen at all the other ports. If it's... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some good items but others are rubbish. Some pushy vendors and some not. Worth a visit if you are there on this gorgeous island.

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Thank BelaN74
Queens, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just be ready to walk around to cover the entire market area and the savings will be worth it. I picked up (2) children's T-shirts for my nieces, (3) coffee Mugs all within 45 minutes. It was Hot with little breeze but the souvenirs were all there if you wanted them.

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Blackstone, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

covers a small enough area that it does not take a long time to go through the Market, but there is tons of merchandise to select from. stall keepers are friendly and helpful. I found something I had looked all over St. Thomas, St John and stores in stateside stores in the market place so I was very happy !

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Carbonear, NL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Great little open air market to do some local shopping! Prices are negotiable and most vendors are quite friendly. Nice place to grab some souvenirs of St. Thomas!!

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Thank Kaacky
Groveport, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

I found lots of deals on unique items shopping here, I visited the market daily ion hopes of new deals

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Booth after booth of cheap mass produced souvenirs to bring home to family and friends. If this is what you are looking for just make sure to bring your best price negotiating skills. They are all after your tourist dollars

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Celina, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Got a bunch of items for the kids to go shopping and some nice "knockoff" I'm sure items. Bring cash and bargaining I would suggest.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

OMG when the cruise lines came in it was a madhouse. So many people came pouring through the streets. Alot of clothing and local art to purchase.

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