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A must visit market for a look at the African artist displaying their arts for sale in addition to African cotton shirts and dresses.
Bargain is a must here as the asking price is usually multiplied by 5 to start with.
A fun place.
Despite all the reviews stating that it is a tourist trap and how the goods are not worth it, if you visit with a bit of cultural sensitivity, it is worth the visit. Know that some of the goods are authentic and some are not....More
The Greenmarket Square in Cape Town is colorful, vibrant, lively and lovely. It is a must visit for any traveler in Cape Town mainly to see the vendors selling some great African arts. If you are good at bargaining, then you may find some awesome...More
The square is a "must see" for all visitors to Cape Town. The problem is that all the stalls sell the same African art and there is not much variety available. The square is surrounded by some coffee shops and restaurants but even that was...More
I was in Town the other day and found myself taking a peek at Green market Square, when I was much younger we used to go to the flea market's because they were more affordable, I must have taken a quick route through because the...More
The treasures must be hidden because they are not on show. We passed through the market on a number of occasions during our stay on the way to or from our accommodation at Cartwright's Corner of Adderley Street. Not once did we feel ill at...More
I have ready some of the other reviews and say that unlike other people I found the market stress free and relaxed and not heavy sell.
A wide variety of African art designed for tourist consumption is available from the numerous stalls.
If you don't...More
The market is not what it used to be! It is now a dusty stressful tourist trap where you are compelled to buy goods from the aggressive storekeepers. I was harrassed from the moment I got out of my car by beggars. One even followed...More
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9 to 5 according to their website. Be cautious and watchful in this area. We witnessed a necklace snatching and credit card theft just feet from the market perimeter. Once inside the perimeter security is tight.