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Lots of fresh fruits

The biggest choice of fresh fruits, what I've seen in Maldives. Good choice of spices as well. Was a bit nicer than fish market. It is worth to visit.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Laura G
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The biggest choice of fresh fruits, what I've seen in Maldives. Good choice of spices as well. Was a bit nicer than fish market. It is worth to visit.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All local produce, fresh fruit and vegetables, watch the local ladies shopping, plenty bananas hanging from the stalls!

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is nice, you can taste a lot of fresh fruits and also vegetables. The bananas have the best taste ever tried.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small place filled with colorful tropical fruits. You can find the supply for the whole island here. It's clean and tidily segmented. The vendors did not hassle you to buy the goods, which I found comforting.

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belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Starts from 5 dollar, for small snack or fruit. More expensive than the supermarket in Europe. Didn't found interesting/Various sort of fruit...if you have been to Thailand for the market... this is may disappointing you.

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Madrid, Spain
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a local market and not a very nice or special one at that. They will take you if you spend the day in Male, but really, this is a local market that you may as well skip...

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Abbottabad, Pakistan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want local fruits tuna and traditional touch go there. It's cheap and a lot of shops. Do bargain for the price. Do a survey before buying. A lot of local food is available there.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to buy some vegetables and was surprised how miserable, and devoid of smiles and any other response the staff holders were. Good selection and interesting to see variety of fruit vegetables include smoked fish.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

I have been in almost everyday Place is not clean And the veg is not that cheap And I don't like the way they talk to women I don't like this place

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Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Walking into a local market of another country provides a good insight of the food culture of the country. It is a place that provides ingredients for the meals they eat almost every day. They probably grew up eating food from the market, it is a big deal. It might be different and may not be according to our standards... More 

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