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Thriving Agricultural Trade Representation

One of the great things about traveling is seeing how people make a living. Solomons depend on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SkykingCT
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Malibu, California
Nice fresh food market but not souveniers

Honiara Central market is bustling, colourful and abundant with the smell of fresh food and fish... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
KMP151515
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Brisbane, Australia
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Mendana Avenue, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the great things about traveling is seeing how people make a living. Solomons depend on the land (and sea) to provide for themselves and exports. A visit to this market is testiment to hard working islanders who make their living growing food and...More

Thank SkykingCT
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Honiara Central market is bustling, colourful and abundant with the smell of fresh food and fish. The locals were friendly as we wound our way among the beautifully displayed fruits and veges. There are several types of bananas, raw peanuts etc. I would not recommend...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I have just disembarked from a lovely cruise around coral and pacific islands. While the cruise was very relaxing some of the island destinations left something to be experienced. I have lived in PNG and while it was many years ago I found the visit...More

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I love markets. The Honiara Central Market is colourful, rustic and endlessly interesting. From freshly caught fish, mud crabs, fruits & vegetables, shell money necklaces, souvenirs and clothing; a must place to explore next time you visit the Solomon Islands and a great way to...More

1  Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

It is worth walking through the market to see the wares, so beautifully arranged so as to give maximum appeal. Even if there was not a huge variation of things to buy. Mostly food although there was a small amount of tourist ware.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

From freshly caught fish, mud crabs, fruits & vegetables, shell money neckless like no where else in the Solomon Pacific, this is a must place to explore next time you visit the Solomon Islands

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Mostly fresh foods - veggies, fruit and fish all in their own areas. Also some clothing.Prices are clearly marked but there is a bit of room for negotiation. On Saturday there are fresh flowers and also a small section of carved shell and shell money...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This bustling covered market has some good fish, fruit and vegetable vendors and provides a photo opportunity in the centre of town.

Thank David E
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We visited Honiara recently from a P&O cruise and it was excellent. Don't bother booking a tour from the ship there are people and tour companies waiting outside the terminal gates. Most off a two hour tour for 250 Solomon dollars per person. They do...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The Central Market is a busy bustling market. There is lots of fresh food available and prices are marked to make purchasing equal. The food is fresh. There are also some handicrafts and the like for tourist shopping. Comments about personal security and keeping moving...More

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