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Nice old traditional Souk

Nice to walk around Tripoli old souks, you see the old building, the locals and you do shopping and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
binmahmood
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Bahrain
lovely place

Energetic, colourful and a wonderful place to catch the action- this souk is a nice place to hang... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
WMBandit
,
Shanghai, China
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“gold” (2 reviews)
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Tripoli, Lebanon
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice to walk around Tripoli old souks, you see the old building, the locals and you do shopping and buying traditional things and souvenirs. I love it

Thank binmahmood
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Energetic, colourful and a wonderful place to catch the action- this souk is a nice place to hang out and mingle with the friendly locals. Free to walk around of course and no need to feel intimidated.

Thank WMBandit
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Visiting the souks in Lebanon is great as you really get a taste of the local culture and the area. By far the souks in Tripoli have been the most different. They are manic to say the least and are not directed at tourists. They...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The ancient city is chaotic, dirty, busy, rough and can be smelly. If this is not your cup of tea then I suggest that you would hate the place. If you are brave enough to get past the staring and you are not one to...More

2  Thank HomeTeamTraveller
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Tripoli is a city that needs to grow on you as you explore deeper, further, wider, to come to terms with its character. The new city has developed at a distance from the original heart of Tripoli - or perhaps, as it was explained to...More

Thank Sheri L
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Oh dear, so much - endless gold chains and yesterday's headscarves. Lots of spices and vegetables, a plethora, but little individuality whether it was food or fashion.

Thank Tina V
Reviewed 20 June 2015

The entry is close to the Citadel or the Crusader Castle. Wide variety of old and antique shops. The souks contain different shops and offer different products and services. They consist of the Al-Attareen Souk, the Al Bazerkan Souk, the Al-Haddadin Souk, the Al-Haraj, Al-Kameh...More

1  Thank peetersr
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