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Address: Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality, Mexico
Phone Number:
0463339630
Description:

This street is lined with shops selling curio, with many items costing...

This street is lined with shops selling curio, with many items costing under $5.

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Walking around and good food

First street has all sorts of shops, good restaurants and place to have coffee or ice cream. Worth visiting and walking around.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 January 2017
H N
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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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Warrensburg, Missouri
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

You can tell most of their customers are dropped on their door step from the cruise ships. Good to get trinkets for souvenirs. Most are willing to bargain and cash is king.

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Thank ak335
Nineveh, PA
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an add on after a wine country tour with Carnival. This is our second time doing the Wine tour and it is wonderful. Our tour guide (female) dropped us in the shopping district directing us to a specific silver shop...stating that most of the others sold silver plate jewelry. $300.00 and 2 wearings later we have unwearable silver... More 

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Thank Doclesley
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35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Everything you look for on one street. From restaurants, bars to cute little coffee shops, tattoo shops and souvenir stores. I recommend going in the evening, maybe walk around a little bit and catch the night lights. It is quite the experience.

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Thank Mireya C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I went at night and the place looks beautiful with all the lights, there is a variety of souvenir shops and other and restaurants of all types so you can decide from a variety of options, the place is very tourist friendly.

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

First street has all sorts of shops, good restaurants and place to have coffee or ice cream. Worth visiting and walking around.

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Thank H N
Kyle
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Beggars of all ages. Overpriced goods (junk) with aggressive vendors. Unfair exchange rates and hidden charges in the restaurants.

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2 Thank derbna
Globe, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Visited today on a day trip from our cruise ship. We saw on Tripadvisor that First Street was only about three fourths of a mile from the cruise port and had planned on walking, but they had buses lined up to take visitors to First Street, $2 to get there and $1 to come back to the cruise ship. It... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

On a Californian Coastal cruise we visited Ensenada. Our day was long, full and busy! We had never been to Ensenada before so we're full of anticipation and quite excited. Our tour guide took us to see some old buildings that had significance locally but did not impress me much. There was no signage anywhere; no people inside this large... More 

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Ensenada, BC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Although many refer to this as first street it is actually Lopez Mateos and is the tourist district (actual downtown or Centro is 5 blocks) away lots of shops, bars and restaurants and all types of food. Most people in this area speak English, but if you speak Spanish so much the better, do go to an ATM and get... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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82 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I had my expectations but the street is fully of very low level souvenir stores, in fact the worst I have ever seen. I collect magnets from my trips and I struggled a lot to find one, quite lousy and cost me 5 US as if I were in DC. sad and poor. i would not dare walking there by... More 

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