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It's a fish market. Nothing fancy, people chopping up fish, flies hanging around, strong smell.
It's interesting to watch them work. Some people laying the fish out to dry. Others turning them over. Guy's waiting at the shore for the next boat to come in....More
I've been to a lot of fish markets around the world, but still found this one interesting given the amount of activity going on around the market, including sales, auctions, butchering, and large-scale salting and drying of fish.
30 minutes is probably plenty for a...More
We arrived late at around 10 am and most of the activity had ebbed. The smells of the fish and sea were prevalent, so strong that we saw some tourists retch.
Walk away a little and you come across the harbor where the boats are...More
Relatively small, early morning fish market probably ok for those who've never seen a large one, like Tokyo's.
Primarily interesting to see the small sized crabs available for locals, since apparently all the larger ones are exported.
Great fun! Just mind out you don't step on a crab! The whole world is here from early morning sorting, selling and drying every kind of seafood you can imagine - along with hundeds of birds looking for a free breakfast!
Nice local market with all kinds of fish. Lots of friendly people who like to explain everything to you.
We got a tour from a local and he showed us the complete proces of drying the fish, and ofcourse, we give hem some money. It...More