Centrale Markt, Paramaribo

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The Central Market is a marketplace on Waterkant in the centre of Paramaribo, Suriname. The building has two floors. The ground floor contains the food market where fruits, vegetables, meat and fish are sold. The top floor is a generic retail market where clothing, cigarettes, CDs and other consumer goods are sold. The market is located on the Suriname River, and is open Monday to Saturday.
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  • This so called open market , is a must see when visiting Paramaribo. It is a mixture of everything,... mixture of all the local races Suriname has, are displayed here. Mixture of daily fresh...  more »
  • I can't even believe that the Central Market in Paramaribo is placed as a tourist attraction. By that logic, why not turn the local landfill also into a tourist attraction because believe me the...  more »
  • Great place to buy your groceries, fruits, meats etc. ATM machine is on site, you can pay your water bill and a shipping company is also on site
  • Place is a zoo and real funky smells and everyone trying to jack up the prices if they say 10 you say 2 haggle is a must.

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