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5 of the Best Neighborhood Flea Markets in Europe and US Pt.1

      williamsburg_brooklyn_brooklyn_flea_vendors_best flea_market_in_the_cut_travelWILLIAMSBURG FLEA / NEW YORK CITY / WILLIAMSBURG

A highly praised neighborhood institution founded in April 2008, as Brooklyn Flea in Fort Greene, expanded to Williamsburg in 2011 along with other locations in Brooklyn. The market features hundreds of  antique vendors, furniture makers, craft, jewelry, and art from locals as well as vintage clothing, collectibles and food made to order.
From April till December, all weather included the market takes place outdoors on Sundays in Williamsburg,

SMORGASBURG /NEW YORK CITY /WILLIAMSBURG

A massive food market in the same location as Brooklyn Flea Williamsburg open on Saturdays and highlighting exceptional local chefs, restaurants and pioneering food culture.
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FLOHMARKT AM MAUERPARK / BERLIN / MAUERPARK

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Another cultural institution is the Flohmarkt am Mauerpark in Berlin the greatest place to see and be seen on Sundays in Prenzlauer-Berg.  Stroll around, browse, and converse with traders, antique enthusiasts, and young Berliners while searching hoards of  German nostalgia.  Germans love a smile and happiness and things are no different at this market. Approach all friendly and warm and enjoy experiencing this iconic market.

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ROSE BOWL FLEA MARKET / LOS ANGELES / PASADENA

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The ROSE BOWL parking lots turns into the ‘worlds most unusual flea market’ as tens of thousands of visitors descend on Pasadena the second Saturday of every month.  Saavy hunters always arrive early and bargain quick, for everything under the sun. Come to browse, revel, eat and walk around and enjoy Californias longest running flea market.

MERCATONE DELL’ ANTIQUARIATO / MILANO / NAVIGLI

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Held on the last Sunday of every month along the old canal ‘Naviglio Grande’ an ancient waterway for bringing goods into Milano, including the marble to build the DUOMO is a nearly two kilometre  long flea market. Mercatone dell’ antiquariatosimply translated as ‘antique market’ is so much more. From furniture, collectibles, books clocks, porcelain, glass, radios,  modern antiques, eye glasses, comics and prints are all offered in the ‘dolce vita of the Sunday market. Along with hundreds of pop up stalls, galleries, restaurants, bars and the like all keep their doors open to add to the sense of fun and frivolity.
Last Sunday of every month except for July.
Green line – Porta Genova

Austin County Flea Market

The largest flea market in the state of Texas, the Austin County Flea Market entertainment areas, covered paved walkways, over 300 booths and all things Texas. From antiques to electronics, produce to BBQ, this is a grey market to visit when in Austin.
Open every Saturday and Sunday.

MARCHE AUX PUCES De CLIGNANCOURT / PARIS

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Marche aux Puces i.e. “Market of the Fleas” having integrated at least 12 different markets this is perhaps the lady of them all, in true Parisan fashion. Historic and large, saturday through Monday over  2,500  stalls and shops sell finds from antiques to books stay long, converse and show your passion and find the best deals on rue des Rosiers.
Saturday – Monday.  Garibaldi Station / Rue Des Rosiers

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