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For really good deals on Guatemalan handicrafts, especially leather goods, woolen blankets and masks, check out the underground stalls here, where fresh produce is also available.
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8 Calle and 8 Ave., Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
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The first thing the Guatemalan national bell hop at our hotel said was.."Don't eat anything there." He said he sometimes goes but brings special pills if he eats anything and we should not. We took his advice but had a great time anyway. The food hall is awesome, I'm into
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I was here on vacation and stayed at a hotel nearby in March. I asked the hotel staff where a good place to eat breakfast was that was typical for most Guatemalans. I was directed to the Central Market - about 6 to 7 blocks from my hotel. It was all that I expected and more. Not
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The Mercado Central is just a block off the main square in Guatemala City in Zona Uno. If you're already downtown, it's worth stopping into. The underground market is full of both craft sellers as well as stalls of everyday or special items locals might be looking for. Prices
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If you are claustrophobic, don't go down there. It's pretty much your standard market, but it's underground. The aisles are very narrow. The stalls are piled high with all kinds of goods. There is fresh food on one level, and the rest are filled with flowers or touristy gift
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This is equivalent to our malls, but nothing like it at all. everything can be found here. A large bazaar, from perishables, to textiles, to appliance, to a food court, to souvenirs. Narrow halls over barring with wears. Again exciting, adventure like, safe.
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