Although Accra, the capital city of Ghana, is the popular city because of its diverse culture, stunning beaches and awe-inspiring sceneries but shopping market and malls of Accra are also playing a vital role to raise tourism graph in Accra. Its shopping malls offer awesome shopping experience. Some most popular shopping malls and markets are Palace Shopping Mall, the A&C Shopping Mall, Shaaba Shopping Mall, Accra Mall, The National cultural Center and Keneshie Market and off course how can we forget to mention Makola Market. This article is all about the most bustling market of Accra, Yes the Makola Market. People from all over Africa come to visit this unique market. A number of companies have started flights to Accra just because of this market.
Makola Market is the famous shopping district, situated right in centre of the city. The market gets its colors with women traders, clothes, medicines, fresh vegetables and fruits, imported goods and many more. Unlike Accra and A & C shopping malls, which offer western style shopping experience, Makola Market has been emerged as a typical African market due to its African trading traditions. Its shopkeepers have made the environment so friendly while visiting the market you would love to see different shopkeepers busy in bargaining. In Makola Market, shoppers get able to access huge variety of products ranging from vegetables to clothes.
The market facilitates its visitors with world-class services. Two car parks are situated just behind the market. The car parking ticket is a bit pricey but you will get a cool car after shopping in such a hot climate. However, it’s not an air-conditioned building but it has been designed to be breezy.
Well it is the perfect place for women, as they will find everything that they want for personal care. The market always remains crowded with women of all ages including young girls to old women. Traditional Ghanaian glass beads, copper jewellery, plastic hair decoration, bags, shoes and wigs are some of the most popular products among women. As mentioned above, Makola market suits all type of shoppers so businesswomen will also find things to their interest. The business suits are easily available at affordable rates. Heals B, Lenec Boutique and Sandio’s are some of the specialized shops in formal wear.
Makola Shopping Mall is the most favorite place for beauty conscious ladies. The mall is full of cosmetic shops offering imported cosmetic products on fewer prices Lipsticks, perfumes, eyelashes, hair care products and many other products are available under the name of exclusive designers. The shopkeepers are highly experienced in bargaining so to get discount on products you need to utilize your bargaining ability as well.
Makola market also takes care of its men shoppers. Men’s business suits are available at competitive prices. Sportswear of popular designers adds more color to Makola Market. You will always find Chinese football shirts on sales so grab the opportunity.
In short, Makola Market is the perfect place to get typical Africa shopping experience. Simply book your cheap flights to Accra with any leading airlines and get access to the perfect shopping market. After visiting it, you would love to visit the market repeatedly.