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Mercado de San Juan

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Mercado de San Juan

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Calle de Ernesto Pugibet No. 21, Mexico City Mexico
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Teotihuacan Morning Tour with an Archeologist and Tequila tasting

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Beat the crowds and the midday heat on an early morning tour of the Teotihuacan Pyramids from Mexico City. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the pre-Mayan archaeological wonder comes alive with your guide’s narration. Enjoy the early morning tranquility of ancient pyramids and temples. Plus, your tour includes a visit to an obsidian workshop and a mezcal-tasting session.
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Aerowing wrote a review Apr 2020
Monee, Illinois4,928 contributions584 helpful votes
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This is a local market at it’s finest. I would not consider it touristy at all. If you’re looking for some local meat, as in raw freshly killed animals then this is your place. Lots of interesting dead insects to choose from too if that’s your thing. Me? No thanks. Some are covered in chocolate others are plain. There’s lots of fruit choices and actually lots of food vendors inside so if you’re looking for some authentic local meals this might be your place. It is a bit smelly and rough around the edges so be warned.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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rolofduvall wrote a review Mar 2020
Duvall, Washington32 contributions15 helpful votes
There are two sides to the market, the artisinal crafts side and the food market. The crafts had moved outdoors while they were refurbishing the indoor market. We visited the food side and Oh my! Is it because we were on vacation? The fruit we bought was exceptional. The vendor was very happy to give us samples of his fruit. The oranges and papayas we heavenly. He also gave us samples of fruit we have never tasted before like cherimoya "knobby" on the outside but the white flesh inside is so sweet and juicy. I have heard of Guavas but had never tasted a fresh one. Oh so good! The market is a bee hive of activity with butchers, fish mongers, spice sellers and places to get an adult beverage and eat. No Spanish? No problem, just point smile and taste! Gracas!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Hassan H wrote a review Mar 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates2,224 contributions452 helpful votes
Local market with lots to see and have. Fresh fruit, vegetables and meats. Lots of this to grab and go , like coffee, sandwiches, fresh juices and more. You can buy many itmes for home. You can see strange things to eat like scorpions and insects. Good to visit while nearby.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Woody T wrote a review Jan 2020
Moraga, California129 contributions43 helpful votes
A unique place, for sure. Every meat and fish you can imagine, "up close and personal". If you're queasy about blood or raw meat, this is not your place. If I lived in CDMX, I would go to this market to get fresh fish and meat at great prices. More locals than tourists, which I liked. Loved the variety of insects! Fun and very different----just down the street from Cuidadela, a fun arts and crafts shopping place.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Ana I wrote a review Jan 2020
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The market has an assortment of fruits and vegetables which you can expect in most markets. Notable to this market are the various types of cheese and exotic meats which include ostrich, crocodile and various types of insects etc. In the back of the market they have the skinned animals so this might not be the best place for squeamish folks. They have small food stalls/dinners so you can enjoy a various types of food and beautiful piñatas on the ceiling.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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