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I escorted my partner to buy beans and dry fish

I think that the new structure seem to be better than the old one in terms of design and space and... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
josephntanda
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Lusaka, Zambia
all places have different flavor. You get good deals in Soweto market everything organic. the cultural village good plac

the places in the review are a mixture of different cultural flavor. the malls are reminders of the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
498sebastiann
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Lusaka, Zambia
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3 Oct 2018
“I escorted my partner to buy beans and dry fish”
28 Oct 2018
“New Soweto Market”
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

A truly authentic and wonderful experience. A market focused on the locals in the area but open to wonderful finds if you have time to explore. Very safe (I went alone), and everyone was incredibly helpful in making sure I got what I was looking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Philli S
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I think that the new structure seem to be better than the old one in terms of design and space and some space left will enable any future improvements and expansions to be easily done.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank josephntanda
Reviewed 11 July 2017

the places in the review are a mixture of different cultural flavor. the malls are reminders of the western flavor and a place to occasionally come to to be reminded of back home, though food especially sourced locally is more tasty that what you find...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 498sebastiann
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The New Soweto Market is centrally located and has a lot of local dry foods,crafts etc that are cheaply sold at this market.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Judy s
Reviewed 5 May 2017

here you will find good and cheap buys of watever is local to zambians espcially local delicacies like mopanie worms, kapenta.dry fish etc

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank liuwapari
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Absolutely enjoy my trips to Soweto, lots of walking and interrelations. If you have lived in Africa and have visited a market place you know what its like, Just pure fun! Its a one stop shop, everything under one roof...best way to shop and cheap...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mags29Lusaka_Zambia
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A walk thru this market place is a must, from vendors selling all kinds of trinkets and Chinese made goodies, to the shop stalls peddling new and used apparel, from undies to wolly jumpers and everything in between. The small shops offer just about any...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Steve Z
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Best place to visit especially if you are not afraid of crowds!!! for locals,everything under one massive roof.....For foreign tourists,a good place to experience life in one of the biggest markets of Lusaka....Please make sure you move with a friend or a person who knows...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Emelia C
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

An upgrade of old Soweto Market. But good enough for our country. Better than the old one as you can buy meat I more hygiene state than the latter.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank John H
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A little sterilized from the original market, with stall selling meat, fish and vegetables, as well as oil, rice and clothing. I felt safe enough walking around there, although remained alert. Plenty of local food products, and great for insight, also worth a walk out...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ru198
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