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Old Apia Market, Apia

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Find the perfect souvenir or taste local produce at Old Apia Market, a collection of produce, flea, and fish markets. Find dinner ingredients among the massive selection of fruits and vegetables, including coconuts and taro. If the day is very hot, pick up an ice-cold niu (a drinking coconut). Head to the fish market for the catch of the day and choose between yellowfin tuna, octopus, moray eels, and more unusual options like sea-cucumber gizzards. When you just need gifts to take home, browse the traditional, locally made crafts. Wood carvings, kava bowls, and woven mats make great souvenirs, or pick up a brightly colored, versatile sarong. Bartering is allowed. With our online itinerary creator, Upolu attractions like Old Apia Market can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We (as two woman) found the men were disrespectful and looked you up and down and made kissing sounds, we did feel uncomfortable. We REALLY wanted to embrace the people of Samoa and this was our first...  more »
  • Supporting the local people of Samoa this is where it's at with home made giftware, and more brought gifts and lavalavas here to bring home along with Kava bowls  more »
  • If you like shopping at a market where everyone sells the same thing you will love the old apia flea market. If you like fleas you will be disappointed as there arent many. Im not a businessman but if...  more »

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