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Prinos Market on Mondays

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Prinos Market on Mondays

We are arriving in Thassos on Sunday (22/6/14) and staying in Thassos Town and are new to the island but have been many time to Greece.

We have been reading up a bit on the Go-Thassos website about the various villages on the island and noticed that on the Prinos info it mentioned a Market/Bazaar on Monday mornings.

Does anyone know if this market is worth a visit and what time it starts and finishes

Thanks

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1. Re: Prinos Market on Mondays

Several years since I was on Thasos, but do recall the market as we were actually staying in Prinos & were warned by our hosts that if we wanted to use our car on Monday we'd need to take it & park it beyond the market area & surrounding streets the night before. He was not wrong! From dawn light there was a real buzz passing below our room & the streets were packed with unloading cars & people.

The market was great - very colourful & noisy & with all sorts of stuff including loads of beautiful fresh fruit & veggies & flowers. A great opportunity if you are a keen photographer! After browsing we went off walking for the day, so not sure what time it finished - probably early afternoon.

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2. Re: Prinos Market on Mondays

The market is busy,we parked up at the medical centre and walked back to the town,the bus service is also busy with locals going to the market,wether its worth going is another matter,plenty of fruit and veg stalls and cheap tat.

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