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Canelar Barter Trade Center

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Barangay Canelar, Zamboanga City, Mindanao, Philippines
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Shop to your heart’s delight

It was my first time to visit the barter trade center and I wasn’t disappointed as they offer a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruby B
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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
Good finds for pasalubong

This pasalubong market has wide displays of pearl jewelry, multihued summer tops and dresses for... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
LawrenceSanDiego
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Pasig, Philippines
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Barangay Canelar, Zamboanga City, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time to visit the barter trade center and I wasn’t disappointed as they offer a wide variety of merchandise to choose from. Have you ever heard of collagen coffee? They have it there, and more exotic sounding products. They also have...More

Thank Ruby B
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

This pasalubong market has wide displays of pearl jewelry, multihued summer tops and dresses for the ladies, and Malaysian goods and food items which are all must-tries when you visit Zamboanga.

Thank LawrenceSanDiego
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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Every time we are in the city of Zamboanga. We always pass here to buy Malaysian goods and other products. Because of their lower prices via haggling. But now their prices are not cheap. Prices in malls are sometimes cheaper. And at the malls you...More

Thank jet_setter1979AD
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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Dont miss this place if you're in Zamboanga to get some souvenirs and knickknacks from your Zambo treat. There are lots of textiles, clothing, processed seafood, chocolates, and other snacks to choose from.

Thank ddg858
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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Any visitor who visits our city never fails to shop at the Barter Trade Center as it is here where one can buy cheap products from the Asian Region.

Thank connieph126
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit this city, I will not allow myself to leave the city if I can't go to barter to buy pasalubong for my friends and family.

Thank queenmary28
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

I wish the barter trading will flourish with the recent access by RO RO... Still, we enjoyed shopping for bags, coffee, biscuits, chocolates, shirts, blouses, even linen and bed sheets... prices? CHEAP! Will definitely return...

Thank orli b
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Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Went to Canelar Barter Trade Center for some pasalubong shopping and find me malongs! Cheapest place to buy souvenirs and Yakan woven bags. You can haggle especially if you're buying quite a number of items. Just let the store attendants know though that you are...More

2  Thank Maryeal B
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Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Canelar Barter Trade is a haven of goods - be it food, useful items, cloths, apparel, souvenir items and the like. They sell goods mostly from Malaysia; and I always buy Maggi Kari, Apollo wafer sticks as pasalubong items here because it's cheaper compared to...More

1  Thank Celeste N
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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Cant really say you've been to Zamboanga without visiting the Barter center. The place is famous for sarong, batik, biscuits, chocolayes, sotanghon, and a thousand others featuring Malaysian and Indonesian products at bargai prices (if you have a help from a local guide, like we...More

Thank orli b
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