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Apr 4, 2019
“True market experience ”
4 days ago
“Carbon Market not for Tourist very dangerous”
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Carbon Market not for Tourist very dangerous My friend was mugged during the day, they tried to take her bangle did not succeed then ripped her necklace off 😩😩😩

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank gracie61
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

Not a tourist market by any stretch but a good experience to see how the locals live. The produce seems fresh but we weren’t game to buy any. Be prepared for everyone to stare at you as you walk past. Nothing was stolen but I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank HeyItsNicNic
Reviewed June 22, 2018

I went there with my aunt and this market is the most dirty market I ever seen. Naked kids playing on the crowded street, mostly selling used clothes,vegetables,fish and fruits We are the only foreigner walking on the street. This market mainly for their local...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank Joegoh
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Went here for a long strill with my 3 years old, 6 months old and wife. We did not feel very safe...but itw as super interesting to see the peoper real local market. The fruits and vegetables are amazing in colour and smells

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Calle K
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Sometimes the Real Thing is not pretty, tastefully designed, skilfully presented, or visually awesome... sometimes it does smell, its crowded, its chaotic, its confusing, yet... in this world of fake things, it is real, and will provide you with a total filipino experience. Pretty much...More

Date of experience: March 2018
5  Thank profits101
Reviewed February 7, 2018

It is the market where all the locals go. Very interesting and full with filipino culture. But never bring jewelry or any expensive stuffs there. Also better never go there alone.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank itsme2018
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

I love going to this place especially during weekends where a lot of new arrival and great finds for ukay ukay, you just have to be patient though.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rheinialal
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

I so love cooking and sometimes the urge of hunger attack during wee hours where malls and supermarkets are close good thing Carbon Market is open. This place offers fresh produce for a good deal, you can also buy in bulk to stock it in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RheivenRei R
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

It may be not the most glamorous market but it is an experience. The nostalgic scene that it make you feel like pre war era. You get to find all sort of amazing finding, stuff you basically Not seen in any other town especially in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank fingertoeland
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

it's nice to see and taste the local food and fruits you can also buy some cheap clothes and replica of phones bags and more it's not mbk bangkok -very far from mbk but nice for a visit keep your eyes open and your pocket...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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