Where: Taytay Public Market, Taytay, Rizal
Operating Hours: Varies per tiangge
Taytay is notable for having good collections of cheap, quality garments in their night tiangge. (Image: Taytay Tiangge)
Not far from Metro Manila is Taytay, Rizal, also known as the Garments Capital of the Philippines
. Frequent shoppers describe Taytay Market as the less-stressful version of Divisoria
. Taytay is a first class municipality in the Province of Rizal and is expected to be the next most important city of Rizal after Antipolo.
There are several tiangge in Taytay Market such us Freedom, Tent, Mayora, and Bagpi to name a few. If you’re from Manila, all of them are accessible once you get to Taytay Public Market. While most people flock the day market, it is best to visit their night market because more stocks are available and there would be less shoppers expected and that means less competition in scoring some good finds.
If you’re an avid online shopper, you can see almost the same items there in cheaper prices. There are also stalls that sell fashion overruns in free sizes. Most boutique and online sellers get their items here in bulk. Remember to ask the wholesale and retail price for each item and use your haggling prowess because there’s 90% chance you’ll get a good deal.
So if you’re planning to put up a small business, you need to visit there and talk to a direct supplier.