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“A must in Tlaquepaque”

Ranked #35 of 173 things to do in Guadalajara
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Owner description: A popular shopping strip in Tlaquepaque, a tiny suburb on the outskirts of Guadalajara.
Guadalajara, Mexico
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“A must in Tlaquepaque”
Reviewed July 3, 2012

It is the hart and soul of Tlaquepaque, a nice walk and do go inside different shops...

Visited June 2012
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Halethorpe, Maryland
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9 reviews
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“Go as far as you can”
Reviewed June 10, 2012

to spot the truly unique works of art that wait for you at the end. You'll know what I mean when you get there - large, touchable and mind-blowing!

Visited July 2011
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Austin, Texas
Level 6 Contributor
87 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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“NOT in Guadalajara in tlaquepaque! And not called Calle Idependencia; Plaza Parian”
Reviewed June 3, 2012 via mobile

Once we got the suburb correct which took us awhile because the taxi did not recognize Calle Independencia nor the hotel staff, because it's not known by the street, apparently there are several streets named this in all suburbs. This is Plaza Parian in Tlaquepaque. The city name needs to be changed to Tlaquepaque.
Amazing !!!! All reviews are correct! A MUST VISIT! We visited twice during our stay.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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132 reviews
61 attraction reviews
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“If you visit ONE predestrian street in Mexico, this is it.”
Reviewed March 30, 2012

A gorgeous pedestrian street that has everything: small traditional shops, beautiful upscale shops that sell jewellery, antiques and fabulous household items, a nice pottery museums, cafes and restaurants, and ends up in the center of town. The beauty of Tlaquepaque is that it is no Disneyland ... people live and work in this beautiful town. Favourite stops are: Adobe (a shop that sells quality mexican crafts and a good restaurant under one roof), Galeria Sergio Bustamante (fantastic jewels and sculpture), Real San Pedro (new restaurant, good quality food, good environment), Rodo Padilla shop (the famous "chubby guys" ceramics). Can´t miss this street! We locals go for a nice stroll , nice meal and a hand made ice cream sold by a guy impecably dressed in ranch clothes and a hat.

Visited December 2011
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Chapala, Mexico
Level 4 Contributor
42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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“Our friends love this shopping street”
Reviewed February 21, 2012

This pedestrian street is a visual delight, and it's packed with restaurants, shops, and galleries, ranging from colorful souvenir stands to the high-end gallery of artist/sculptor Sergio Bustamante. Stop in to see the Ceramic Museum (free). When guests come to visit us in Mexico, they always enjoy a stroll along Calle Independencia.

Visited February 2012
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