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Address: Willemstad, Curacao
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Where Venezuelan merchants dock and sell their fresh fish, produce and...

Where Venezuelan merchants dock and sell their fresh fish, produce and spices.

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This is a must if you'd like a few pictures that show this boating market as a part of the weekly shopping vibe, it's a nice slice of fresh veggies, fruits and a chance to soak up... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
ChristineC813
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Santa Cruz, California
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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a must if you'd like a few pictures that show this boating market as a part of the weekly shopping vibe, it's a nice slice of fresh veggies, fruits and a chance to soak up the market culture.

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Thank ChristineC813
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As we walked down form the small bridge we had a view of the colourful Venezuelan boats bobbing on the water and realised we were at the floating market. The stalls are actually on the pavements with a colourful array of fruit and vegetables. The venders are not aggressive in their sales techniques and some will ask you to try... More 

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Thank SeaSailSee
check, VA
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place. Buying food is universal. Took US dollars but change in naf. Fresh fruit, tomatoes, onions, potatoes. The indoor market was also interesting.

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Thank oldhippysnorkelers
North Richland Hills, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The market is very colorful and is filled with fresh fruits and vegetables, however the stalls are on the sidewalk and back up to the water where there are docked boats. Some boats had sleeping workers in hammocks.

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Thank cedar4604
Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked around Willemstad and visited the floating bridge, market and Fort Amsterdam. It is very colorful and very friendly people.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A colourful fun place to visit. Fruit, vegetables all for sale from boats from Venezuela. As we passed on our trolley tour, the vendors were eager to sell to us as we drove by.

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Burlington, Vermont, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Though we didn't end up buying anything the fruits and vegetables looked fresh and there was a huge selection.

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Colorful market on and off boats coming in from Venezuela. You will see fruits, vegetables, fish and other wares for sale in a very colorful array.

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Thank LPLoveToTravel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a variety of fresh fish, fruit, veggies and honey. Watched the fish come off the boat and then be cut up in front of you. Go in the morning because it gets very hot after 11am. In the same area areoles of stalls selling tourist trinkets.

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Watersmeet, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are several boats with fish for sale. There are also stalls with fruits and vegetables. I'm not sure if they are any better prices than the supermarket. The supermarkets get their fruit and vegetables from the same place.

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Thank MilwaukeeSunseeker2

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