Casual collector or antiques obsessive – Europe’s illustrious markets promise unique treasures of every persuasion.
There’s something wonderful about digging and delving your way through a local market, with no telling what treasures you might unearth. And things are made more exciting when you’re somewhere far-flung, in a place where antiques and objects are that much more unique and rich with character.
Exploring markets on the continent not only brings the promise of finding something you love, it’s a great way to get to grips with authentic local life. Whether in Lyon, Budapest, Prague or Nuremberg, an immersive and memorable experience awaits at Europe’s wonderful markets and fairs.
With all this in mind, here’s our guide to Europe’s best flea and antique markets, with essential tips on how to get the most from your experience.