markets

Mani Sithu Market in Nyaung-U

Mani Sithu Market is Nyaung-U's main market in the middle of town and offers food and daily supplies for sale to the local community.
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The Dimotiki Agora in Athens

If you want to see where many of the Athen’s restaurants gets their fresh seafood and meat, head to the Dimotiki Agora, or public market.
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Myinkaba Village's Morning Market

Tucked away in a narrow dirt side street of Myinkaba Village is the morning market, a little slice of local life.
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Panama City's Seafood Market (Mercado de Mariscos)

Panama isn’t an island, but with such a high proportion of coastline to land, it might as well be. So it’s only natural that seafood figures prominently in Panamanian cuisine.
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Granada's Market

Granada's market is especially good. It's large and colorful, pungent and bustling. And it's the only show in town, so everything is concentrated here.
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The Karakoy Waterfront

It's one of Istanbul's real treats to sit on the waterfront of Karakoy sipping Turkish tea, Rika, or a cold beer and watching the sun setting over the striking silhouettes of the mosques across the other side of the Golden Horn.
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Istanbul's Spice Bazaar

You can get a lot more than spices at Istanbul's Spice Bazaar, but spices are the undeniable stars.
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Santiago's Mercado Central

Santiago's Mercado Central is a mecca for fresh seafood. And a series of restaurants in the center of the market serve up delicious market-fresh meals.
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Phonsavan's Morning Market

At Phonsavan's morning market you can sit for a tasty bowl of freshly made steaming pho for breakfast or buy some local fruit. You can find much that looks familiar, and quite a lot that doesn't.
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Luang Prabang's Morning Market

Southeast Asia's morning markets are much more interesting than the night markets. Luang Prabang's morning market is no exception.
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Dong Ba Market (Cho Dong Ba)

Hue's Dong Ba market (Cho Dong Ba)--like so many of the markets around the world in places people rely on markets for their day-to-day food and merchandise needs--is a bustling, crowded affair with things for sale crammed into every available space.
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Market Day in Chichicastenango

Chichicastenango is a town where buying and selling is everything. Its markets are reputed to be the largest in Central America; the range of wares on offer is truly impressive. And the indigenous Maya culture adds a distinct local flavor to the town.
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Istanbul's Grand Bazaar

With about 4000 individual stores, Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar has endless rows of storefronts and a staggering variety of merchandise that make for an assault on the senses and, potentially, on the wallet.
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Zihuatanejo’s Fish Market

There's much to love about Zihuatanejo on Mexico's Pacific coast, and the beach fish market is one of the town's gems.
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