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The Noumea Morning Market is located at the south end of the CBD, just over from the main bus terminal. There is a vast array of local and imported fresh produce, which seemed to cater mainly to locals. Try the main coffee shop and the boulangerie - both seemed very popular.…
Closed on Mondays Very disappointing since I engaged a cruise ship to come here and was looking forward to it The buildings looked nice and the place was clean No one in sight.
We went to the market on early Tuesday morning and some stalls were still closed. Nice selection of fresh local and imported produce but I didn’t think it was worth my visit as it was pretty average and not all that exciting and one would normally expect from a market eg markets…
I remembered this place being crowded, we went to visit on a week day, it looked deserted? Less booths than usual? Even the stalls towards the back with the bakeries seemed empty? The handy craft market had more vendors and tents as well and prices still haven't gone down. I…
Marketplace is manned by rude vendors. Only a couple of stalls that sell souvenirs. This market is for vegetable and seafood vendors. And open only for mere hours.