Guardalavaca Flea Market, Guardalavaca

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Learn about local culture, food, and art, and pick up a memento of your visit, at Guardalavaca Flea Market, a long-established center of trade and community. A meeting place for locals, the market offers a good introduction to life in the town. Chat with artisans and browse their many stalls selling leather goods, such as belts, handbags, and hats, alongside traditional handicrafts and souvenirs. Pick up original pieces of artwork, and remember to negotiate on the price if the original cost seems relatively pricey. Stop off at one of the bars and cafes to relax with a freshly made mojito. Work out when and for how long to visit Guardalavaca Flea Market and other Guardalavaca attractions using our handy Guardalavaca journey planner .
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  • Small market but good selection of gifts and jewelry. Fair pricing and you can haggle. It costs 5 pesos return journey from hotel. There is an open top bus or little train each morning around 9.20 . T...  more »
  • The flea market is small but the sellers sell most of the same items you can find at the larger markets in Havana or Varadero. A couple of the sellers sold some unique items- I haven't scene before in...  more »
  • Market with many merchants and craftsmen where souvenirs, handmade clothing and jewelry
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