Adelaide Markets, Australia

The bell rang out across the market, a crowd had gathered at the entrance, waiting enthusiastically as if it was a Boxing Day sale, you could hear them planning which store to visit first. Each Sunday at the Adelaide Showgrounds Farmers Market the gates open at 9am sharp, not before or after. When the bell […]

Dumpling soup and the market, Chengdu

Walking past many hole-in-the-wall places on the streets in China, the scene above starts becoming familiar.  Homely in nature, people chopping, preparing, forming and cooking.  Going in to one person’s shop is totally different to the next.  The furniture maybe different, they might have seating out the front.  What comes with appearance is the question, […]