Nothing gives you a taste of the local culture of a place like their markets do. From food, to antique, to night and flea markets, here is just a small sampling of the many great markets around the globe.
Now I don’t have to tell you, this list is by no means complete. If you know of a great market I’ve missed, please leave a comment and tell us about it.
Grand Bazaar: Istanbul, Turkey
Camden Lock Market: London, England
Izmailovsky Market: Moscow, Russia
St. Lawrence Market: Toronto, Canada
San Telmo Antique Market: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Temple Street Night Market: Hong Kong, China
Marché aux Puces de Saint-Ouen: Paris, France
Chatuchak Market: Bangkok, Thailand
Dresden Christmas Market: Dresden, Germany
Chandni Chowk Market: New Delhi, India
El Rastro: Madrid, Spain
Tsukiji Fish Market: Tokyo, Japan