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A cultural experience with unique goods

Don't be deterred by the work it takes to figure out when this market is open. It varies week by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MichelleEllaEllaEhEh
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Seattle, Washington
GREAT FUN

The day we went the market was very small because there was a music festival in the city and most... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Rifky K
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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 weeks ago
“A cultural experience with unique goods”
8 Aug 2017
“GREAT FUN”
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Khorog, Tajikistan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be deterred by the work it takes to figure out when this market is open. It varies week by week, and sometimes it is closed for weeks at a time. As of August 2017, the market in Ishkoshim was shut down entirely for security...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The day we went the market was very small because there was a music festival in the city and most people did not know that the market was going to be held. We were lucky enough to get there about 2 hours before it closed....More

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Hi all, we tried to go in June and were turned back by the guards. We spoke to some locals who said it is now closed. Im not sure when it will reopen but worth checking with locals before going.

Thank Luke K
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience to be able to go to these markets. Lots of wonderful things for sale. People are friendly and don't seem bothered by tourists. Some Afghani guys even wanted photos with us!

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The market is small but if you do not visit Afghanistan it is interesting to go there and see different faces and characters coming from the other side of the border. There is a place for food and the atmosphere is fun as many afghans...More

Thank lafforgue
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