Estado de Yucatán Shopping

  • Maya Market
    Maya Market
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  • Maya Market
    Maya Market
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
  • Maya Market
    Maya Market
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey

Estado de Yucatán Shopping

  • Look before touch/buy in Costa Maya

    Costa Maya's port shopping area has a fair variety of items for sale. However, be aware that the stalls to the left, as walking in from the pier, are more like a street market with the sellers "working hard" to make a deal with you. And we did have a couple incidents of bogus accusations of stealing. So be careful. If you choose to shop in this...

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  • Hamaca Hamaca

    The hammock is an essential part of all peninsular homes, from the rural palapa (thatch-roof cottage) to the modern mansions of the city.Weaving hammocks is part of the daily chores of thousands of families throughout the State of Yucatan; and is in fact the most common native craft actively practiced in all communities, including Merida. The...

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  • Embroidery

    The beautiful embroidery of the traditional hipiles (dresses) of the Mestiza women has become famous throughout the world in hundreds of photographs and reproductions. This image symbolizes Yucatan and, of course, Merida.Hipiles are produced with a variety of embroidery stitches, with some embroidered by machine and some, the chuy cab, made by...

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  • Iguana

    Xel-ha Shop. I bought this iguana, kids just love it!! In Xel-ha shop you can find lots of toys like this that reproduce various animals, most of them being aquatic animals - dolphins, turtles, fish, ... There are also the usual t-shirts, beach towels and hats, as well as books and videos about the Mayan civilization and about Mexico.

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  • Silver

    There are inumerous places where to buy. Watch out since some of them are a lot more expensive than others. I noticed that prices were so much higher in turistic places and on those "by the road" houses that guides stopped into, ... and they all have pretty much the same things, ...I bought all my souvenirs in Hacienda Dona Isabel (just outside the...

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  • Wood

    There are inumerous places where to buy. Watch out since some of them are a lot more expensive than others. I noticed that prices were so much higher in turistic places and on those "by the road" houses that guides stopped into, ... and they all have pretty much the same things, ...I bought all my souvenirs in Hacienda Dona Isabel (just outside the...

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  • Stones

    There are inumerous objects made of varied stones. Most of them imitate ancient gods and rituals, ... but there are also animals, and much more. This photo was taken on a small factory. I think that mask is a kind of replica (expensive).

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  • Bargaining

    For handcrafts and other souvenirs, and for anything in an open-air market, haggling is the rule, and you may pay several times the going price if you pay the first price quoted. Pottery, colourful hand-woven embroidered Indian costums, leather goods, woodwork, like ceremonial masks.

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