I have been to Lisbon numerous times but there is still so much I haven’t seen or done. With the city rapidly changing and new bars, shops and sights (re)opening all the time, my Lisbon bucket list grows longer by the week. Every time I’m in Lisbon I try to cross some things off that list… Read More Lisbon. 10 new spots to try.
Healthy & vegan: Plant Address: 8 Buiten St, between Long and Bree Streets / Closed on Sundays http://www.plantcafe.co.za/ // Best burger in town: Royale Eatery Address: 273 Long St / Closed on Sundays http://www.royaleeatery.com/ // In colorful Bo Kaap: Batavia Café Address: 114 Church St in Bo Kaap / open everyday from 8.00 am – 5.00 pm https://www.facebook.com/bataviacafe/… Read More Cape Town. Where to eat & drink – my 15 favorite spots.
One of my favourite past-times in New York is visiting one of the many flea and/or food markets on the weekend, such as the Brooklyn Flea, Smorgasburg or Hell’s Kitchen Flea. During my last visit I got to visit the Hester Street Fair on the Lower East Side and the LIC Flea & Food in Queens… Read More NYC. Markets: Hester Street Fair and L.I.C. Flea & Food
On Calle Fuencarral -one of Madrid’s busiest shopping streets- in the hip Malasaña neighborhood is this brand new street food market: Mercado de San Ildefonso. The 18 food stalls on 3 floors offer snacks, street food and typical Spanish tapas. Additionally there’s a bar on each floor and 2 indoor terraces. I visited at… Read More Madrid. Visiting the new streetfood market Mercado de San Ildefonso.
the farmers market is a permanent food market in the fairfax district of los angeles. it first opened in 1934 when local farmers came to this place and parked their trucks on the field to sell their produce. today the market consists of more than 100 grocers, restaurants and souvenir shops. the farmers market is open seven days a week and… Read More los angeles. farmers market.
smorgasburg -a weekly food market- got a new location in september: the old (and roof-less) tobacco ware house in dumbo – right under the brooklyn bridge. from their website: “Smorgasburg happens in two locations every weekend: Saturdays on the Williamsburg waterfront between North 6th and North 7th St., at the East River; and Sundays on… Read More nyc. brooklyn. dumbo. smorgasburg.
dekalb market was a market in downtown brooklyn made of old shipping containers. the containers hosted different kinds of shops as well as food vendors. from their website: “…Dekalb Market is a new community destination in Downtown Brooklyn. Dekalb Market, is housed in a collection of salvaged shipping containers, that bring together Brooklyn’s creative entrepreneurs in… Read More nyc. brooklyn. dekalb market.