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Snaking for several city blocks southeast of Palazzo dei Normanni is Palermo's busiest street market, which throbs with activity well into the early evening. It's a fascinating mix of noises, smells and street life, and the cheapest place for everything from Chinese padded bras…
Every vendor sings out to potential customers calling them to buy fish or fruits and vegetables. It is a special type of chaos with sights, smells and crowds of people.
Ballaro is one of the four major markets of Palermo. It is medieval both in spirit and in the hygiene standards. It is a “must see” place. Come there in the morning and take a stroll through the chaos — there’s no system to this madness - you’ll be navigating from lemons to…
Lots of fresh products at reasonable prices.A good selection of products including fish, meat, fresh fruit and vegetable, cheese, souvenirs, typical sicilian products. Friendly hawkers.
Fascinating street market that meanders on and on through the streets of Palermo. From Soup to Nuts and including the Kitchen Sink. Vegetables...meats...fish...spices...and almost everything else. Many of the vendors are loudly hawking their goods to the passers by in a very…