The vendors sell clothing, shoes, housewares, cosmetics, (pirated) CDs and DVDs, flowers, cheap jewelry...
The displays of fresh fruits and vegetables in the "tianguis" are always a colorful sight.
The "mamey" is one of numerous fruits which are common in Mexico but which are virtually unknown north of the border.
Just a few oranges!
And a few mangos!
All kinds of candies to satisfy the Mexican sweet tooth
This vendor hammed it up for the photo, cradling the chicken in his arms like a baby.
Sheets of "chicharrones", fried pork rinds
Although modern supermarket chains are found throughout the country nowadays, the tradition of the "tiaguis" fortunately is still very much alive in Mexico.