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African Market

Calle Happag - Lloyd, Costa Calma, Pajara, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Is it a market or a car boot sale!

On first sight the African market looks like a car boot sale. But if you have a few minutes to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Clive W
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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
OK

Being pestered but that seem to be the norm. Stalls very similar. A drink service area where you... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
judith and Alan S
,
Bromley, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good16%
  • Average51%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible11%
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“stall owners” (2 reviews)
“cheap stuff” (2 reviews)
“fake goods” (2 reviews)
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Calle Happag - Lloyd, Costa Calma, Pajara, Fuerteventura, Spain
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"stall owners"
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"cheap stuff"
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"fake goods"
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"del boy"
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"hand bags"
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"nice market"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 3 reviews
"sunglasses"
in 9 reviews
"handmade"
in 5 reviews
"haggle"
in 13 reviews
"bargains"
in 4 reviews
"gifts"
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"scarves"
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"bartering"
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"sellers"
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"leather"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On first sight the African market looks like a car boot sale. But if you have a few minutes to spare - and you want to get told 5000 times that 'this is the best handbag' you will ever buy - then you must visit....More

Thank Clive W
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Being pestered but that seem to be the norm. Stalls very similar. A drink service area where you can get a beer but very few seats. Short walk from the hotel Taro.

Thank judith and Alan S
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Due to having to stay an extra day due to the weather in England . I was running short of clothes. And this is an excellent place to get stuff from undies , shorts , t shirts and some sunglasses. And a lot more at...More

1  Thank moonti
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Nice choice of gifts and leather goods. Can even have a chinese massage. Covered areas for shade or rain so can browse at leisure. No pushy vendors. Nice clothes stall on the sunday bought a nice dress and reasonable prices. Don't forget to haggle. Good...More

Thank Tracy C
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

The market is designed solely with the tourist in mind and I am sure many of the designer labels are cheap copies. Much better when it is busy when you are not being hounded by the stall holders. Not particularly cheap but if you enjoy...More

1  Thank Biggles318
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

so we went on a trip to jandia from caletta de fuste for the day the market was same old stuff handbags belts watches sunglasses and handbags belts watches and sunglasses and handbags belts watches sunglasses you get the idea worth a visit but same...More

Thank anita k
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

walked to the market in the morning, believe it stops around 1 pm. got a great fake handbag, & some other gifts, you have to haggle, it makes it fun. plenty of local people selling crafts & more. if you love a market its a...More

Thank nanna bird
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Well worth a visit if you're at a surrounding hotel. The stallholders are friendly and up for bartering. Get yourself some new trainers, a handbag or a fridge magnet to take home or pick up some traditional African products.

Thank EmilyRivs
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is a nice market to have a look around. Sells your standard goods such as hand bags, wallets, sunglasses and clothes etc. They also have some local jewellery but be careful as the market stall owners are very persistent. If you like an item...More

Thank Ava1745
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the market twice while we were staying in Caleta, my wife got all she wanted, the stall holder called her Del Boy!!!lol but we found a lovely little stall, called Precious Moments run by a British couple who deal in crystal ornaments etc...More

1  Thank cocosmurf
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Bernadette M
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Hi, don't remember but easy to find on the web. Have fun!
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5 September 2016|
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The market is open on sunday and wednesday.
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