"Marché Provencal" in Antibes is one of the best in the world!
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Date - 15.05.2017 8:29
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The ancient market in Antibes “Marché Provencal” is on the 9th place in the rating of the TOP-10 of the best markets in the world.
How can one become imbued with the region's identity, purchase farmers and exotic products, try regional specialties? Just visiting markets and bazaars! Media Corporation CNN conducted its own investigation and published TOP-10 of the best in the world markets. In this top ten hit the market of Antibes - “Marché Provencal”.
“Marché Provencal” is one of the oldest markets on the planet. It was opened in 1481 and was repeatedly awarded with honorary titles. The “Marché Provencal “market in Antibes is a distinctive attraction of the Cote d'Azur, adored by local residents and tourists. Here, every buyer will find everything he needs - from food to national souvenirs, products from blown glass, jewelry, lavender. Visitors can get acquainted with the art of French cuisine, with many authentic dishes, including foie gras, cheese, wine, fruit confitures and aromatic spices. In the afternoon, local artisans demonstrate their work - from ceramics to wood carvings and paintings. Coming to the market in the morning, you can spend the whole day here and enjoy shopping and socializing with people.
The “Marché Provencal” market in Antibes is located in the old part of the city. Come at any time, when you wish (it works without days off and round the clock) and enjoy the unique atmosphere of Provence!
Here's how the rating of the best markets in the world according to CNN:
1. La Boqueria: Barcelona, Spain
2. Tsukiji Fish Market: Tokyo, Japan
3. Union Square Farmer's Market: New York City, United States
4. Or Tor Kor Market: Bangkok, Thailand
5. St. Lawrence Market: Toronto, Canada
6. Borough Market: London, England
7. Kreta Ayer Wet Market: Singapore
8. Lancaster Central Market: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States 9. Marché Provencal: Antibes, France
10. Kowloon City Wet Market: Hong Kong
As you know, this week on the Cote d'Azur it will host the anniversary celebration of cinematographers of the whole world - the Cannes Film Festival, where guests will have many surprises. And they are not only from the film premiers and the celebrity stars.