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Mercado Ingeniero Torroja

Plaza de Nuestra Senora de la Palma, Algeciras, Spain
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Interesting visit

Dropped by to have a look. Interesting to see the people and the type of fresh produce we used to... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2016
shellbev
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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The Market is the soul of a city

The Mercado Ingeniero Torroja is a great place to visit, is basically a fish market, a really... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2016
Marinidio
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Portugal
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Oct 4, 2016
“Interesting visit”
Aug 5, 2016
“The Market is the soul of a city”
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Plaza de Nuestra Senora de la Palma, Algeciras, Spain
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Dropped by to have a look. Interesting to see the people and the type of fresh produce we used to sell back in the U.K. instead of the clean pre packed didn't come off an animal look modern people seem to desire.

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Reviewed 5 August 2016

The Mercado Ingeniero Torroja is a great place to visit, is basically a fish market, a really, really good one, with dozens of different kinds of fish. The fruit and vegetables are all fresh and delicious. You can ask any locals you see and they...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Situated close to the Tourist Information office this traditional market has plentiful parking in a multi-storey car park. The stalls are busy and brimming with good quality foods. As with all markets, there are small cafes and bars around the edge..... great places for coffee,...More

2  Thank jeannine20657
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

Located almost at the end of narrow historical streets towards the port, just couple minutes to Plaza Alta, it's an open market where people sell their goods; clothes, vegetables, fruits, meat...

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Reviewed 14 September 2015

Mercado Ingeniero Torroja is an open air market located at one end of a historical walk around Algeciras. The market has colorful stalls where fresh fruits, vegetables, clothing, pottery, and leather goods are sold. It is a multicultural center where people from around the Mediterranean...More

3  Thank Donna H
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13 May 2016|
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Response from tarifablanca |
It opens Monday to sunday. It's in the centre area of town (5 min from the main entrance of the ferry port)
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