Category Archive: markets

Central Food Market – Athens

Happy new year everyone! I was in Athens over new year, and visited the Central Food Market on a Saturday morning!¬† I started my visit in the meat section. It was very clean,… Continue reading

Hala Targowa Gdansk – Poland

This market was built in 1896 in a Neo-Gothic style building, and has been recently refurbished. Inside, the building is bright and airy. The first two floors are filled with cheap clothes stores,… Continue reading

Tiong Bahru Market- Singapore

When I lived in Singapore in 1999- 2004, I was always fascinated by the huge wet markets (fresh food markets), which were the centerpiece of the local communities in the area. The food… Continue reading

Mercato orientale – Genoa

Another fabulous food market, this time in Genoa on the North coast of Italy. The region is famous for Pesto sauce and focaccia bread. The food in Genoa was so delicious, I couldn’t… Continue reading

Torvehallerne – Copenhagen

Torvehallerne – A ¬†culinary hot spot in Copenhagen which opened in September 2011. It is a new, modern, glass and steel building, which was flooded with natural light. The inside reminded me of… Continue reading

Christmas market – Copenhagen

Christmas markets are a great tradition of Europe. I had the opportunity to visit the one in Copenhagen, and it was wonderful. There was delicious warm food and beautiful christmas presents ready to… Continue reading

Kerala Market – Parakkodu – Adoor

¬†Simple make shift vegetable market of Parakkodu near Adoor, Kerala – India These photos were taken at a vegetable market that I spotted while driving in Kerala. Big pile of Nellikka or Amala… Continue reading

The Rialto Fishmarket, Venice

If you want to have a real feel of Venice and its remarkable seafood, this is the stop. Glistening mountains of fresh fish and seafood ranging from anchovies and inky squid to soft… Continue reading

Rialto Market, Venice

  This was my first stop in Venice, to admire Venitian specialities in the 700 year old Rialto market. The visit has been my long time dream… I was there last week and… Continue reading