Category Archive: markets

Noordermarkt – Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a beautiful city immersed in history, and its fame as a holidaymaker’s paradise is there for so many evident reasons.  However, I found this small, charming market in the beautiful outskirts… Continue reading


When I planned a trip to Rotterdam in the Netherlands last year, I only had Kinderdijk (the iconic 18th century windmills) in my mind, then on my way to the hotel, the taxi driver… Continue reading

Bio Market – Brussels

I walked into this market purely by accident on a weekend a couple of weeks ago and I was amazed how lively and busy it was! They had everything for weekend morning grocery… Continue reading

Marseille market – France

This is the weekly market in Marseille, the oldest and second largest city in Southern France. I visited in the peak of autumn so luscious grapes, pretty artichokes, decadant mushrooms, fresh herbs, chestnuts and… Continue reading

Oslo Food Market Hall – Mathallen

People ask me, why do you visit food markets on a trip? Simple – they differ in every city and village you go to and markets are where you discover the candid life and culture of your destination. Some… Continue reading

Spice Market Old Delhi

  I have been to many markets in India and around the world – but this is without a doubt the most crowded, chaotic and interesting I’ve ever seen. New Delhi surprises me… Continue reading

Mercado da Ribeira – Lisbon

Lisbon has long been on my list of places to travel. It is a beautiful seaside city with a majestic colonial ambiance.  I was more curious about the food culture of the country… Continue reading

Tsukiji Fish Market – Tokyo

Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo is the largest seafood market in the world, famous for its early morning tuna auctions. The market deals with around 2000 tons of fish and seafood daily, and… Continue reading

Borough Market

Borough market is one of the oldest food markets in London. These days it has grown into a popular tourist destination in London for foodies around the globe. It is one of my… Continue reading

Gandhi Bazar – South Indian Market – Bangaloru

I was there in Bangalore last week for a very short trip! As usual I was searching for a food market before leaving London and I came across a few. This Gandhi market… Continue reading