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Missed an Opportunity

I cannot tell how badly I regret the fact that I was not in Jo'burg near the Rosebank Mall to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sachin0408
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Mumbai, India
AN AMAZING PLACE - A LOT OF THINGS FOR SALE

It is a wonderful and nice place of Johannesburg , South Africa. There are a lot of mini shops to... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2017
MariaK3253
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Athens, Greece
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2 weeks ago
“Missed an Opportunity”
Jul 30, 2017
“AN AMAZING PLACE - A LOT OF THINGS FOR SALE”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot tell how badly I regret the fact that I was not in Jo'burg near the Rosebank Mall to witness the Flea Market by the locals. What I saw was just a trailer but I missed the whole show as the grand version takes...More

Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed July 30, 2017

It is a wonderful and nice place of Johannesburg , South Africa. There are a lot of mini shops to sale everything of this rich country.

Thank MariaK3253
Reviewed August 9, 2016

This used to be called the roof top market and, in days gone by, it was massive. It is a shadow of its former self and now has lots more produced goods, food and other offerings than African curios, but it is still the place...More

2  Thank TravelOften1968
Reviewed August 6, 2016

we didn't do much shopping on our 3 week road trip. we decided to buy everything at the rosebank mall at the African flea market and we got everything we needed. don't be scared to haggle.

Thank jennaleanne1
Reviewed June 24, 2016

I loved this, looking at all the hand crafted amazing souveniers I brought home - An african flea market you can't go wrong.

1  Thank Lucky C
Reviewed April 25, 2016

As cool markets go the African Flea Market is an institution and is always buzzing. Attracting both locals and tourists the diversity of traders is a treat all by itself. You can pick up almost everything and anything from the continent. Organic foods, great cheese...More

Thank VanessaPerumal
Reviewed February 11, 2016

There is very little that annoys more than the shabby handling of the African craft market in Rosebank.It has been demoted from a vibrant and pulsing outdoor space 20 years ago, to a rather gilded but at least a respectful , well designed space above...More

Thank Liepollo Leboha... P
Reviewed January 18, 2013

Not worth going out of your way for. Lots of vendors from all over Africa. Many stalls selling very similar curios. I found the sculptures made of recycled rubber thongs the most interesting and creative items on sale. Located upstairs near the entrance. "Adams" an...More

1  Thank daisy111Sydney
Reviewed June 21, 2012

lots of goetertjies to choose from. friendly african shop assistants waiting to make a deal!

1  Thank Bianca V
Reviewed March 14, 2012

be prepared to barter for items.Can be a little expensive. Also be aware of what you can bring back into your own Country ie Ostrich eggs may be confiscated. The lads are pleasant don't hassle you and are just trying to make a living.Think what...More

2  Thank anngray8
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