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The market and some of the smaller stores around it are a good place to buy good price silver.
Best to shop around and don't forget to bargain. You can usually get 20% off the initial price without trying too hard. Mist of them quote...More
The town of Taxco is fabulous, picturesque to a fault. The small restaurant right next to the cathedral (on the left) has the best pozzole I have ever had. The shops great,strolling amazing.Parking is a problem so be conscious of that.Locals are very friendly.
This market place is huge!!!! But be careful because not all of it is silver so yo have to be sure that what your are buying is silver. If not sure, better get advice for a local person, let’s say someone from the hotel you...More
Thank Fernando G
Taxcolandia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mercado de Plata o Tianguis Sabatino, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017
When you wish to by some silver crafts, you must ask to the silversmith if its product is silver or not
The silver shops are great. Some are high end that have worked on reproduction of famous jewelry pieces such as those worn by Frida Khalo...and have won prizes.. Another option is getting a guide to take you to an underground silver market that had similar...More
Yep, I'm not into shopping experiences, but the one in Taxco is worth it as the silver is cheap here. They sell both jewellery and all kinds of pots, plates, chandeliers, etc., anything silver, name it, they have it.
This was my second visit in several months, and again, I was in awe! I bought earrings, some earring and bracelet sets, and a GORGEOUS bracelet that I just adore. Prices are great! Beware of the outside vendors around the market, and beware of extremely...More