Mercado Central, Arequipa

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  • Arequipa's Central market offers a wide variety of products. Tourists seek those typical of the area: the cheese. There are variety of cheeses, in size, price, and different types which more delicious, some even combined with spices that aromatized them. You can also find some souvenirs of discount and variety of fruits and vegetables typical of the area. A few very good chocolates, also. In the afternoon, the market is very quiet and there is so many people; closes at 5:00. Before you leave Arequipa, don't miss it.
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  • I loved this market for its abundance of fresh--and delicious--produce. You can also buy textiles, meats, cheeses, fish, already-prepared lunch, and more, but the produce was particularly great--and s...  more »
  • To learn about all kinds of potatoes, corn, seeds, olive and fruits, this is the place! Some tours offer you with tasting, or carry coins and go pay what you want to test.
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