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The Néa Agorá or New Market near the harbor is a large 7-sided building. It has an outdoor central courtyard in which several shops and restaurants can be found. Once the old fish market was located in the Pavillion with the fish decorations. Lots of Cats can still be found…
There’s really not much to see here. It’s not a market in the traditional sense of the word. There are a few small jewellery shops, a few small souvenir shops and a few small food takeaway places. There’s a tiny park and a large white gazebo-like structure, but that about it.…
Nothing interesting, only few shops and restaurants. If you are passing by the bus station or the port and have time to spare you can visit it for 10 minutes.
From a previous visit in Rhodes I remembered the New Market, close to Mandraki port, as a vibrant open air mall with a lot of shops and restaurants. It is probably still so in summer, but in November it's a sad place with just a couple of shops open, maybe a coffeehouse, and…
In many towns, the old market is worth visiting often for the building but also for the market stalls and local produce. Not so in Rhodes. Whilst the building is vaguely interesting, there is nothing on sale that you won't find elsewhere in the town at better prices. In short,…