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Address: Nikiforou Foka Street, Chania Town, Crete, Greece

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Visit the market!

Always a wise thing to do. Visit the local market. Good place to find small gifts to take home for friends and family, and yourself. It's got a little bit of everything. But... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Saratoga Springs, New York
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a wise thing to do. Visit the local market. Good place to find small gifts to take home for friends and family, and yourself. It's got a little bit of everything. But don't spend all of your money here, there are great little shops all around this area... check them out to find the best deals.

Thank bettyb2973
Limassol, Cyprus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Here is the perfect place to shop for gifts and souvenirs to take back home! The various ventors are selling everything, from delicious greek products like loukoumia, nuts, spices mix for cooking, olive oil to handmade soaps, souvenirs and various crafts. Had a nice time walking around exploring the shops and choosing gifts to take back home.

Thank Stella S
England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This was the last stop on a shore excursion that we booked. If you are on a cruise and do not want to book an excursion you can easily take a bus to and from the port for a few euro. We had a very enjoyable time at the market shopping for Greek merchandise. At the market you can buy... More 

1 Thank housefrau365
Bluff City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Wow, if you're looking for it, it's here. Loved wandering through all the different areas and seeing casual life happening.

Thank tnoceantravel
Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Agora market is in the border line between the old and the new city of Chania. It has mainly food products (Cheese especialy) Soaps, Olive oil and olive oil products and some nice bakeries and other shops. I would definetly go to try and buy some of the local kinds of chees which are very good and sold in reasonable... More 

Thank Ation
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The market offers food and souvenirs. It is based on local production: olive oil, olive soaps, Crete famous cheese and honey. My favorite shop is the bakery in the entrance, selling Crete breads and cakes. It is a great place to visit before you go home. I bought soaps and honey and olive oil.

1 Thank arikmilky
New York, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Love this market for the cheeses, nuts and olive oils. Great Raki seller near entrance (one of them) of the market. Local distiller and sells from the barrel. You have to ignore all the tourist stuff and focus on the food!

Thank jeantwolff
Missoula, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

What a wonderful way to spend the day..First go through the market and seek out the wonderful foods available, fresh cheeses and fish items..as well as lots of "touristy" stuff..then walk down through the streets of individual shops loaded with Raki and other alcohol specialties, clothing, jewelry, shoes, fine linens, souvenirs, you name it!! Get tired? Stop at any of... More 

Thank palcoure
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

There are a couple of stalls selling nice fresh fish, one selling vegetables and fruit and a couple selling deli items but the rest is just the usual tourist stuff.

Thank Tess13
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We went in expecting to see something different to all the little markets on the lanes, but to be honest it was much the same, for a similar price. There is food for sale, which does make it differ (if you're vegetarian, you might want to avoid those aisles...). That said it's still really charming, and a great spot to... More 

Thank LisaTakesTrips

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