Vegetable market, Kavarna, Bulgaria

Kavarna Vegetable Market, Instagram and a Humble Plea for Advice Please

I just made a terrific salad whose ingredients are all pictured here, which now begs the question: should I get into food porn?

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Fruit stand, Medellin, Colombia

Fruit Stand, Medellin

Colombia produced 7.98 million metric tons of fruit in 2010. Some 50kg is represented on this street vendor’s stand in Medellin.

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Ljubljana Central Market, July 2014

Ljubljana Central Market II

Today’s Pic du Jour, the 181st straight (!), was shot after hours this afternoon at Ljubljana’s Central Market where I still proudly rule as Mayor. On Foursquare, that is. I’ve curtailed my visits back from six per week lately but still maintain a market-related photo album on Google+ when I’m …

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Video: 195 Seconds at Ljubljana’s Christmas Market

It’s a little dark in parts for which I apologize; it’s also a bit heavy on sausages, for which I do not.

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Mercado Central lunch rush. Sucre, Bolivia, 08-Apr-2013

Lunch Rush at the Central Market in Sucre (Pic du Jour)

Here are a few shots from the food court in Sucre’s Central Market, my favorite lunch spot in the city. At top is a quick snap of this afternoon’s lunch rush. After spending more than two months with the hefty prices in both Argentina and Chile, Bolivia’s kindness on the …

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At the Mercado Central, Santiago, 19-Mar-2013

20 Minutes in Santiago’s Mercado Central

the WordPress Photo Challenge for the week is ‘Future Tense’, asking us to catch a glimpse of the proverbial shape of things to come. When I watched this gentleman weighing some fish for a customer at the Mercado Central, or Central Market, in Santiago last week, I was only thinking …

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freshly-boiled dog at a market in Nanning

A Dog at the Market

You can now cross Boiled Dog in a Nanning Market off your list of things to see before you die. I’ve posted this pic a couple times before but it’s the first one to come to mind when Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack asked visitors to share some market pics …

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Palm Sunday Prep – Ljubljana Pic of the Day

Another shot from the central market yesterday, a vendor preparing small bouquets of palms. These were everywhere yesterday. Hope you’re enjoying your weekend!

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Vegetarianism and Bouquets – Ljubljana Pics of the Day

Another gorgeous day, my bike seat is calling, so before I beat a hasty retreat, here are a few quick pics shot a couple hours ago in Ljubljana’s central market that illustrate two things: it’s difficult to be a vegetarian here and Slovenians love fresh cut flowers. Enjoy!

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30 Minutes in Istanbul’s Spice Market

The Love Tea immediately caught my eye. Can’t hurt, right? Unfortunately the 250g I bought was left in a bag in my hotel room. And so it goes. I can only hope the next occupant made use of it as it was meant to be used. This, and the pics …

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