Each year when we spend our week in Mazatlan the first thing we do is hop on a bus to the market in the central downtown area. What a colorful place! You will find bakeries, cheese makers, vegetable and fruit stands, and a meat market as well as leather goods and tourist trinkets. The sales clerks can be very aggressive in the T-shirt section, but it's all in good fun. Many of the vendors do not speak English, but we manage to communicate just fine.
Our favorite items to buy are produce. Everything is so fresh and it smells wonderful. We will usually buy pineapple, strawberries, grapefruit, bananas, onion, tomatoes, peppers, and whatever else looks good at the time. The only produce I'v...Read More