Moraira Area - Street
For many Moraira holidaymakers and residents the street market is a major attraction.
Apart from the exciting,
atmosphere it is probably true that there better quality and cheaper fruit and
vegetables than can usually be obtained in the Moraira supermarkets.
market also offers a wide
range of other products including carpets, clothing, leather wear, household linen,
jewellery, watches, and domestic electrical equipment.
care is necessary because there is always the risk that one might not be able to get a
refund or exchange if the goods prove to be faulty and this should be
reflected by the price.
On non-food purchases one
should always be ready to make an offer, in fact the stall holder may well
be quite surprised if you
accept the asking price.
Markets open around 9 AM,
earlier, and close at lunchtime.
If the market day proves to be a
fiesta then it is changed to the day before.
Moraira Market - is
held every Friday morning and is located just behind the town, in the large
car-park. This creates a massive parking problem so it is necessary to get
there very early.
Moraira-Teulada Corporation have plans to increase the number of parking
places in an underground car park. This will be located between the beach
and Moraira town. When completed Moraira market will be held in the square
Moraira is one of the most extensive Costa
Blanca markets and a visit
can be an interesting holiday
All types of fruit and vegetables are available, including nuts, herbs,
dried fruits and spices as
well as clothing, footwear, leather and ceramic goods, carpets, soft
furnishings and household goods.
Teulada Market - A
smaller, less touristy market but with a quite extensive range of
produce that tends not to be as crowded as Moraira.
It is held on Wednesday
morning and there is usually a particularly good range of fruit, vegetables,
nuts, dried fruits, herbs and spices.
Many Moraira area residents shop here - so it should be good!