Nowhere is better for people watching than Camden. Leather, studs, platforms and kilts will be seen perusing the gothic stalls that are now mixed with up-market gift and jewellery sellers at the restored Stables Market.
Hpa-An! Capital of Kayin State a a riot of colour at the morning market. As the southern steps open up to foreigners, return travellers to Myanmar are beginning to forego the Road to Mandalay and instead go south.
Europe's top ten Christmas markets: Mulled wine, festive food and bargains galore
Skansen, the world's first outdoor museum, Stockholm. Re-enactments about old world Sweden and a lovely zoo of Nordic animals. One can also pay a small charge of 124 SEK to explore the aquarium/reptile room/monkey encounters.