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Market and money changers

Treichiville has not much to offer apart from its market and money changers. I always change money... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Piedrarip
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Prague, Czech Republic
MARKET AREA - safe and friendly

Reviews seem to confuse downtown Treichvlle at night with the Market. We only went to the market... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Jane L
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England
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Sep 2, 2018
“Market and money changers”
May 21, 2017
“MARKET AREA - safe and friendly”
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The hub for nightlife in Abidjan, Treichville is home to many popular clubs and restaurants.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Reviews seem to confuse downtown Treichvlle at night with the Market. We only went to the market, during the daytime. This was very safe indeed. No hassles, no worries. We are two tall European tourists and no-one bothered us at all. In fact, someone tapped...More

3  Thank Jane L
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Reviewed 1 September 2012

I'm originally from Cote D'ivoire ( Ivory Coast) and Yes it is beautiful country under development. Just to help travelers with this Review, if you're not from Ivory Coast, Trechville is not the place to be. It's not the safest place. There are many other...More

10  Thank enduranceRider
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Treichiville has not much to offer apart from its market and money changers. I always change money there once I'm in town. Last time we also went to see the market. First part we entered was vegetable market. Not much interesting for tourist. Next entrance...More

Thank Piedrarip
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Reviews seem to confuse downtown Treichvlle at night with the Market. We only went to the market, during the daytime. This was very safe indeed. No hassles, no worries. We are two tall European tourists and no-one bothered us at all. In fact, someone tapped...More

3  Thank Jane L
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Treichville is the most famous shopping area in Abidjan. There was undoubtedly a time when it was more modern, but now it is not for the faint of heart. Crowds, traffic, filth and etc. are the norm. Yes, you can buy just about anything somewhere...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2015

Again, be very careful if you plan to visit this place, We spend 30 minutes tracking it and was unable to find it using the GPS, And the location mentioned on trip advisor

2  Thank Ahmed H
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We were advised by friends to go there and shop for materials for our wedding stuff and get a feeling of the town. It was very interesting, my wife enjoyed herself. We had most of the items we wanted. There a lot of shops and...More

1  Thank Sylvestre A
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Treichville Market is a true (relatively quiet) market to buy everything on from dried fish to new (Made in China) clothes. One thing to think of is to bring flat sandals, have at least 2-3 hours if you really want to find something precise and...More

Thank WandaSer
Reviewed 4 June 2013

The place to get all your souvenirs (jewlery, clothes, cloths, pagnes, woodcrafts...) Marketplace in Treichville has alot to offer and has less shouting and maybe the prices starts a bit lower than exc the market at Cocody. There's not to many good places to get...More

2  Thank ArtmarkAanensen
Reviewed 20 May 2013

EnduranceRider is right, this is not a safe place for an overseas visitor to go; during the day, it is OK if you have a trusted local to guide you and accompany you (there are some great shops and market stalls) but not at night...More

3  Thank AlfredtheGreat
Reviewed 1 September 2012

I'm originally from Cote D'ivoire ( Ivory Coast) and Yes it is beautiful country under development. Just to help travelers with this Review, if you're not from Ivory Coast, Trechville is not the place to be. It's not the safest place. There are many other...More

10  Thank enduranceRider
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