Shopping at the neighbourhood farmers’ market—or laiki—is still very much a way of life in modern Athens.

By Despina Trivolis

Fresh lemons are always a good idea.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

The laiki is a great place for some fishy business.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Straight from the soil to you.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Discover the photogenic charms of the Kallidromiou Farmer's Market.

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou

From Exarchia to Kifissia: Where to Buy Seasonal Ingredients

Whether you grab a handful or a giant tub, you'll be back for more Kalamata olives.

Photo: Manos Chatzikonstantis

Life is peachy at the laiki.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

The best seasonal produce

Where to find your local laiki

Photo: Orestis Seferoglou