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Hawkers on Beaches

Hello,

I have heard that hawkers are found roaming on the beaches on the island selling clothes, etc. Is this really true coz its a downer?

I have heard abt instances at Le Mauricia. Is this prevalent in other beaches as well?

England (Cumbria)
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1. Re: Hawkers on Beaches

Hi Yes there are hawkers on the beaches selling clothing , shells , jewelry - even at the Oberoi where we were in early october.

Not really a problem as they move on if not interested.

My wife actually bartered for a coral type bangle - from 1500r down to 200r - bit of fun !!

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2. Re: Hawkers on Beaches

The hawkers we experienced during our trip were polite & not too persistent, after saying no they moved on and didn't come back. The main ones we encountered were selling day tours to various locations and jewellery.

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