First let me say is watch for the bracelet scam. DO NOT let anyone put anything on your arm. I had heard of this other places but not here. They tie it on saying it is free but then after it is on request a...More
About Straw Market
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I found that there was nothing distinctive about this craft market. The goods were pretty much the same form booth to booth and there were the usual made in China souvenirs blended in with the locally made items. I also found it a bit crowded.
I guess if you visit Nassau it’s tradition to visit the straw market. It’s hot and cramped with constant women after you to buy from them. Always giving you “deals”. Just make sure you barter for everything. While it is cramped and the women are...More
Many many vendors with a lot of cheaply made souvenirs and tshirts. Very crowded and in my opinion, unpleasant. I would recommend skipping this unless you are looking for a lot of cheap things to bring home with you. The restaurants surrounding are also tourist...More
Our cruise itinerary was changed due to the devastation in the eastern Caribbean Islands by the hurricanes and the first port of call was changed to Nassau. Didn't book an excursion through the cruise company since the selection was slim so we decided to walk...More
Whew. We went to the straw market before. But this time, it seemed the ladies were hounding us, and everything was over priced. It was like a tarp tent city. It was hot. But, it is something to see. Overall, not a great experience, although...More