Tag: market

Buying Gemstones and Jewellery in India
India holds some of the world’s most sought after gems and jewellery, but how can you find them? This is where author and professional photographer Kim Rix comes in. Kim’s guide book to Buying Gemstones and Jewellery in India unlocks all the answers.

Brick Lane Sunday Market

Dark Sugars Brick Lane
Brick Lane is notorious for superlative Indian cuisine. However, all is not quite as it seems. Head a little further up this famous East London street on a Sunday and you will find a street market in full swing. This is Brick Lane Sunday Market. Our previous encounters on Brick...

Aligre Market

marche d'aligre paris
One of the most famous markets in the entire city and one of the largest, The Aligre Market sits proudly in the Bastille neighbourhood of Paris. Every day Parisians and tourists alike flock to this produce market in search of some of the best fresh food around. The Aligre is...

Fischmarkt, Hamburg

Fischmarkt Hamburg
Never in my life have I set an alarm for 6.30am to attend a market. Nor have I ever set an alarm for 6.30am to attend a live music gig. Incredibly, on a Sunday of all days, this is a common theme across Hamburg.
la defense christmas market 2018 paris
Somewhere under that big hovering square arc sits a Christmas market that seems to increase in size each year. This is La Defense Christmas Market, a little further from the centre of Paris but well worth the journey by metro or RER. A village of around 350 stalls is...
Southbank Christmas Market, London
Belvedere Road, Lambeth After the excitement of the huge Hyde Park Winter Wonderland we headed back towards the river to sample the delights of another market - Southbank Christmas Market. Situated in South Bank, funnily enough, in the shadow of the London Eye. This market doesn’t really get spoken about...

Mong Kok Market

Mong Kok Market, Hong Kong
Mong Kok Market Canton Road, Mong Kok From the window of our hotel room up in the clouds at The Cordis in Mong Kok we could identify two rows of bright umbrellas each sheltering the stalls of a busy market. One afternoon curiosity got the better of us and we marched...
San Lorenzo Market Florence
San Lorenzo Market in Florence is one of my absolute favourite markets. This footage was shot in July in the height of the Tuscan summer during our stay in Florence. Apologies if the video is a little shaky in parts or a little quick - this was my first...

Mercato Orientale, Genoa

Mercato Orientale, Genoa
The Mercato Orientale or Oriental Market to you and I is Genoa’s premier fresh food market located right in the heart of the city. Good Italian markets never seem to cross my radar as they are so unpredictable. Many districts hold a certain market on a certain day but...

Greenwich Market

Greenwich Market
Followers of the London Marathon will instantly recognise where we are. Right beside Cutty Sark - a key landmark of the famous race across the capital. We’re not here for running though, lord no, we came saaa’th of the river in search of street food at the increasingly popular...
Osteria Pepo Florence
This place is an old favourite. The kind of place that you imagine sits beside a market serving food as fresh as the building across the street sells it. We first dined at Pepo on our honeymoon after I came across a video on YouTube where locals recommended their...

Or Tor Kor Market

Or Tor Kor Market Bangkok
Or Tor Kor is a large undercover market famed for the quality of its produce. Here you can find a wide range of ingredients in a clean and fairly spacious setting but of course the price reflects that. Or Tor Kor in my opinion wasn’t massively more expensive than...