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Good for people watching but not much else

This is a market for locals. Selling food, clothes and other basics. Other than looking at the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sightsee808748
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Ban Pak-Ou, Laos
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REAL local market

This is a market where the locals shop. Not for you if you want kick-off Chinese imported T shirts... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
peteraQ7377XZ
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7 Makara Street, Sihanoukville 18000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a market for locals. Selling food, clothes and other basics. Other than looking at the strange/unusual produce there’s nothing much here for tourists.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a market where the locals shop. Not for you if you want kick-off Chinese imported T shirts. But an amazing place if you like to wander through very fish, meat and veggies on sale; or take in the raw smells of a local...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank peteraQ7377XZ
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is where locals go to shop. Not tourist trinkets and souvenirs. There are all the things you need to live on. Meat, fish, vegetables. At a few spots, the smell was a little strong. You might not want to wear sandals, the water was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank lgpanther
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing local market, packed with local vendors and shoppers, not for someone that hates crowds, nothing really interesting to buy.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed October 30, 2018

it take a few visit to know where is every thing hardware , clothe , veggies , meat etc. but since the Chinese invasion into Sihanoukville, the prices have gotten out of control and getting more and more expensive & getting hard to bargain .

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank pierre m
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Having seen other Cambodian markets we thought this would be worth a visit. As another reviewer wrote, this place is hot and stuffy. Just as important to note was that none of junk (a lot made in China) was appealing. None of the 34 people...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank EC13091
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

It’s the most unorganised market I’ve been to in South East Asia thus far but it’s huge and crowded with locals. It’s a combination of wet market and dry market (selling clothes and fabrics) with some food stalls (which I doubt the hygiene). Anyway it’s...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank chekudin
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Phsar Leu, also known as "Upper Market" in English has been around Sihanoukville for a long long time. It is actually a wet market and you usually can get pretty decent prices for seafood products here. However, since the influx of Chinese into Sihanoukville, the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MadmanAdventure
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Good if you like to see local style shopping... but nothing much to buy except food if you don’t really care about hygiene.. a bit un organized area for shopping if you compared it with thailand and vietnam market.. price depend on the shop and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank HasrulP5
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Compared to Benh Tanh market in HCMC, this is way under maintained and unorganised at all. You can bargain for those Cambodian singlets at $2/each.. I guess that's what tourists would buy! XD Other clothing is very expensive and they are not open for any...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank bibianasiah12
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