David’s Been Here is in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, checking out El Mercado, the local town market. What David considers to be the cheapest market in all the Dominican Republic, come to El Mercado for everything from beautiful paintings to hand carved masks and statues. If you’re looking to pick up some memorable souvenirs at an unbeatable price, look nowhere else in the Dominican but Puerto Plata. With loads of options, friendly vendors and a fun atmosphere, El Mercado is the market to go to. For more information on visiting this Puerto Plata market, check out the David’s Been Here Guide to the Dominican Republic.