Located in the Australian island of Tasmania is the city of Hobart. Established in 1804, Hobart is one of Australia’s oldest cities and is one of Tasmania’s most developed areas. Home to fascinating attractions such as The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, the Hobart Synagogue, the Federal Concert Hall, and the night life of Salamanca Place, Hobart is also a great tourist destination. For a comfortable choice of accommodation in Hobart make a reservation at Somerset on Salamanca Hobart.
Salamanca Place is one of the most active areas in Hobart, and one of its biggest attractions is the Salamanca Market. Considered to be one of the best outdoor markets in Australia, the Salamanca Market is full of goods and produce of various kinds, as well as works of arts and handicrafts. Operating each Saturday of the year from 8.30am to 3.00pm, the Salamanca Market attracts throngs of locals and tourists, and is a great place to discover the produce and culture of Tasmania.
Located close to attractions such as St. David’s Park and Battery Point, the Salamanca Market is one of the best places to spend the day in if you are visiting Tasmania. The market combines elements of Tasmanian culture, retail shopping, and the arts and crafts to give you an outdoor market experience like no other. It is advisable to go early to the market so that you have enough time to discover its many amazing features. The Salamanca Market has over 300 stalls ranging from fresh fruit and vegetable sellers, baked and fried snack eateries, coffee shops, breakfast and lunch street-side eateries and many more. The market is also a great place to discover Tasmanian arts and crafts, such as glass work, traditional clothing, Tasmanian stylized ceramic ware, and wooden carvings and ornaments. The market is also a gathering place for musicians and artists, offering you the opportunity to explore some of the local tunes and folk songs, or discover the artistic talent of the Tasmanian people.
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