Nishiki Market, Kyoto

nishikiflagI love a market. Especially a food market. When visiting another country, it’s a great way to get a handle on the local cuisine; visiting the place where everyone buys their everyday foods. Chatting to the stall holders, checking out the purchasers. Sometimes though, when on holiday, it can be a slight source of disappointment if with a particularly good market, you can’t try much, having no facilities to cook the lovely stuff you see.

Nishiki Market gets around this by selling cooked food as well as raw, and by being terribly generous with it’s free samples. Many stalls had Read More

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    • Mine too! And there’s a lot to see in Kyoto too! I could happily have spent yet more time there, but I guess 2 visits is enough for a 10 day holiday…I think there would have been marital strife if I’d angled for a 3rd visit….

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