Looking from the hill above the market looks huge and crowded, and it is, but this just adds to the excitement of the place. Walking alone through the throng I felt very safe and enjoyed the atmosphere of the place. It is more of a general market for the locals, but there were some souvenirs on the steps leading up... 更多
This giant market spills out from the confines of the buildings and stalls; and into all the surrounding streets. It may look a bit overwhelming, and the guides will tell you to mind your belongings. Which, it turns out, is completely true, as I had the classic pick pocket squeeze, and lost my cell phone from my front pants pocket... 更多
Analakely is a very big market. They sell clothes, accessories, food etc etc. There is bus transportation available to bring you towards the market. If its your first time visiting, you need to play it smart. Advisable is to bring a local person with you. Like that you can negotiate the price. Malagasy and French are the main spoken language.... 更多
This is such a charming place...you can find pretty much anything you are looking for foodwise. This is like the must of folklore...but like the open air market, be very careful with money, cameras, bags and purses etc...
What a delightful collection of vendors . . . from curtains of hanging shoes, to neat mounds of fruits and vegetables . . . this mostly outdoor market is alive with locals going about their daily lives. A great peak into the Malagasy culture for any tourist.
I enjoy these types of markets because it isn't tailored to tourists, but everyday people. There are some souvenir vendors, but the majority is groceries and other basic products. The vibe of walking through the spaces is the fun part, and people seem more than happy to have their picture taken (I always ask if I can, but sometimes they... 更多
I am very sad to write that we have experienced two pickpocket attempts today in the Madagascar capital of Antananarivo.... 更多
This sprawling market is a must see. There are a few artisans here and there hand carving rubber stamps (bring... 更多