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Flea Market at the Marina

On the marina, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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Mass Produced Souvenirs; But Can Be Fun

First: This is not a "flea market" as per the standard definition. There are no old or second hand... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
GoinThere2
,
Canada
Too pushy

Lots of great souvenirs. The people were just a little to pushy for me. If that doesn't bother... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Kristi H
,
Ogden, Utah
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On the marina, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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"souvenir shopping"
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"typical tourist stuff"
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"bargaining"
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"haggle"
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"gifts"
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"marina"
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"handicrafts"
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"merchants"
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"mexico"
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"embroidered"
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

First: This is not a "flea market" as per the standard definition. There are no old or second hand goods for sale. This is a collection of stalls and little stores selling the same mass produced souvenirs, clothing, trinkets, etc. available in any number of...More

8  Thank GoinThere2
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of great souvenirs. The people were just a little to pushy for me. If that doesn't bother you then this is a good place to buy fun stuff.

2  Thank Kristi H
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Knock out all of your souvenir shopping at one time! The locals are so helpful and eager to help you find the right gifts for everyone at home!

3  Thank rickeyandcarla
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to take family and shop for a few hours or half a day or even most of the day! A lot fewer peddlers than in the past and even cleaner water with less trash. From clothing to souvenir shopping to eats and drinks,...More

Thank Ellen H
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

1st. Make sure the silver is 925 silver. If you cant actually see 925 printed on it, dont buy it. I now have a ring turning my finger green because the mark I thought was 925 was not. This applies to the entire area not...More

1  Thank Cloudtouch3r
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

The flea market was as expected- fun and very touristy. Good place to go for inexpensive souvenirs, there are clothes, hats, jewelry, wall hangings, glassware, and on and on, The vendors are all very friendly and bargaining is expected. Make sure you examine everything you...More

2  Thank SansarYatri
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

You can find all your usual vacation junk here, and pretty cheap. Get that funny coffee mug for your office spouse, the postcards for all the people you don't want to actually put any thought into gifting, and some actual unique crafts for yourself. I...More

Thank Chris M
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

First time visitors BEWARE! Every "Information/Excursion" booth is trying to get you to go to a "Presentation" for timeshares/resorts. This includes any on side streets. They will promise many free tours to only spend 1 hour at the "presentation". We got duped into it and...More

1  Thank Terri410
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Visited here with the family. Lots of stalls and street vendors. Quite intense retailers but felt safe. Lots of eateries in the vicinity. Plenty of opportunities to book cruises while in town as well. Enjoyed bartering with the vendors

2  Thank HaereereNoa
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

I love to shop so this area was great for me! Lots of shops with good variety....easy bargaining and locals are not pushy-at all. Lots of choice of good restaurants.Strolling around the marina was great, relaxing.... Stop for a beverage, shop, people watch, get a...More

2  Thank NWOCanadaSunseeker
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JudyA1005
20 April 2017|
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Response from Marlyn G | Reviewed this property |
Cruise ships always anchor out in the harbor since Cabo has no docking space big enough to accomodate them. Tenders transport cruise passengers in to the marina. Flea market is a short walk down the concrete dock, maybe a... More
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rmnadams
16 June 2016|
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Response from Marlyn G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you like looking at Mexican stuff of all kinds! Great for souvenirs, something for everybody and the dealers are happy to bargain prices. Never pay the first price you are told but also remember you are a rich... More
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