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Address: Calle 16 de Septiembre, La Paz, Mexico
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Shopping street lined with shops selling imported goods.

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Calle 16 de September is way better than the Malecon for shopping!

Lots of great shops along this street - and if you go up as far as Calle Sedin, there is a great candy store that sells authentic vanilla for 31.5 pesos - we brought back 5!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Rebecca G
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Courtenay, Canada
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Courtenay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of great shops along this street - and if you go up as far as Calle Sedin, there is a great candy store that sells authentic vanilla for 31.5 pesos - we brought back 5!

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Germantown, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Our tour bus parked along this street just across from the Sears store as we were able to spend an hour enjoying the scenic beauty of this part of La Paz on 17 Feb 2016. The museum, the gorgeous trees, nice shops, and overall vibe of this area were very nice.

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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

The street runs up from the Malecon and ends at Church Mission. A local coffee shop ) " 5th Avenue" to the left of the church had live music and great coffee. Ibarra's Pottery is a hop skip and a jump away on Republic and Rameriaz.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

Nice little area for shops and I believe is where the funky/farmers/crafts market was on Saturday! Nice for a stroll.

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Nanaimo, BC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

A must see while in la paz. So many shops and the marketbhas great sea food....camarones medio for 200$ pesos and lots of seafood as well as cheese, fruits and veggies. Lots of shops in the area

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

this is a ridiculous street of no attraction what so ever, La Paz should be ashamed, sewage river when it rains, god bless!!

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skagit flats washington state
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

this is a main street in la paz... has sears, the cultural museum, OXXO shops, hardware stores, subway shop, coffee shops, and it runs right into the malecon....

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

nice walk, many local shops and not much to see. Avoid in hot weather. It is better to walk by the Malecon.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

This main drag extends inland from the kiosk on the malecon. The stores and kiosks don't sell many handicrafts or the things tourists usually buy. This is where you go if you need everyday items or want to see what the locals re buying. The small department store Perla De La Paz sells comfortable and fashionable locally-made cotton clothing.

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Todos Santos
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2013

This street is the quintessential business district/shopping hub for locals. If you want to experience a typical Mexican/Baja shopping experience, walk this street as well as the little ones off of it. La Paz is a real place...not a manufactured for tourists town, and these shops exemplify what the locals buy, how they dress, what they eat, etc. It's the... More 

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