Marsaxlokk Market: A Seaside Fish Market in Malta

On one of the biggest bays in a country surrounded by water, Marsaxlokk is an obvious location for Malta’s fishing center, and a charming one at that. A quaint city of limestone buildings that crawl towards a turquoise sea of bobbing “luzzus”, Marsaxlokk is worth a visit any day.

Mercado do Bolhão: A Glimpse Back at Village Life from Modern-Day Porto

One of the most authentic markets you are likely to come across in all of Europe, the Mercado do Bolhão is both lively and captivating. Open since 1850, the market’s two-story wrought iron housing is in desperate need of restoration, but that doesn’t stop the bustle of vendors and shoppers from filling it’s halls like it was just opened recently.