Merkato Market, Ethiopia
If you are ready to go shopping in Ethiopia, travel no further! Merkato is the largest open-air market in Africa, and anything local from clothing to food to coffee, can be found here.
Merkato has a plenteous supply of stores to visit. Make sure you have a grand amount of self-discipline if you don’t want to purchase all of the products you’ll come across. Visiting Merkato is also a great way to see how those in another culture shop for what they have and even take some snapshots or video to remember the character of the location.