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Assomado Market

Durchzugstrassevon Praia nach Tarrafal, Assomada, Santiago 7310, Cape Verde
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from the market to the Poilón

Assomada, Santiago's second biggest town and its agricultural center, lies at an altitude of 550m... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
saronic
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Zurich, Switzerland
Bustling, colourful, traditional African

Walked here from our guesthouse one morning. It's a wonderful insight into all the local produce... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
APClith
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Clitheroe
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29 Dec 2016
“from the market to the Poilón”
14 Aug 2016
“Bustling, colourful, traditional African”
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Durchzugstrassevon Praia nach Tarrafal, Assomada, Santiago 7310, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Assomada, Santiago's second biggest town and its agricultural center, lies at an altitude of 550m asl. Well known is its market, which takes place every Wednesday and Saturday and which attracts a lot of locals. The most photogenic part is, where they sell fruit and...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Walked here from our guesthouse one morning. It's a wonderful insight into all the local produce and farmers' lives. There are two main areas/buildings - one with food, meat, veg, fruit etc - and the other with clothing. The food one was definitely worth a...More

Thank APClith
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

we stopped here on the way to Tarrafal to buy some fruits and visit the scenery. I thought we were the only tourists in the whole city of Assomada and in particar on the market. People did not really regard us much and of course...More

Thank ReisePimpf
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a typical west African market, and great to walk around and look at the wares on offer. We bought some fruit with the help of our guide, as we did not want to pay over the top! Many of the stalls have similar...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 30 November 2012

The market in Assomada on a Saturday is amazing - noisy with so much activity. The roads around are clogged with cars, people and buses bringing goods to market and with shoppers. There is everything here from fruit and veg to live chickens and huge...More

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