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Address: Roseau, Dominica
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A historic cobbled square often crowded with vegetable vendors.

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street market

We arrive by local bus which was an experience in itself. Market was on Sunday morning mostly food fruits and fish. There is however some crafts in the town where there are a few... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 July 2016
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Kyrenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

You can by tropical fruits or local hand made gifts from here. The prices are very reasonable and you can listen to the Calypso music while you shop.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We arrive by local bus which was an experience in itself. Market was on Sunday morning mostly food fruits and fish. There is however some crafts in the town where there are a few stalls to look at. Did manage to find a few things to bring back with me.

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Thank loraine s
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

The shopping that is around the sqaure for the most part is in pop up stands that you are used to through out the Caribbean. It is an easy walking tour around the area, it does get steep if you go farther inland toward the Stadium. All the people are very friendly and there are some restaurants and bars for... More 

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Thank Andrew T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Very interesting island with a market that's been in continuous use for generations. Well worth the stop. Right across from the cruise terminal.

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Port Rowan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

This was an OK market to shop at. The vendors where not too pushy and where generally pleasant to deal with. There were quite a few vendors when we where there, but we arrived on a cruise ship, so I think all the vendors opened up for us. Allot of the vendors had the same items, so after a while... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

when I went on that island there wasn't much of anything to look at and it wasn't great I was a little bit let down . I came back to my cruise with nothing no souvenirs at all so I was annoyed a little bit . There was barely anything to buy at all

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Anderson, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

The shops were filled when we visited because a large cruise liner was in town. But that also meant being hounded by taxi drivers every 15 seconds. Didn't do much for me, and my wife, who loves to shop, didn't buy anything

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Thank FrankinSC
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We found the old market square nothing special. There was not much to do and many shops where closed. Maybe this will be different when there is a cruise ship in town, but we found it of little interest.

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Thank carolineenwillem
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Most vendors only open when cruise ships come in. Looked like very few handcrafted items. Mostly imported junk from China. Lots of vendors and plenty of selections. Vendors are not too pushy. That was nice.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

A colourful market where you can browse without being bombarded by pushy sellers. Some interesting crafts may be found . Very friendly locals.

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