Portobello Market in Notting Hill

London’s Portobello Market is one of the most famous street markets in the world. Located on the Portobello Street itself, it is the vibrant hub of Notting Hill.

Portobello market has a long history and began as a fresh-food market in the 19th century.┬áThe shops are lining along the whole street and it’s the charm of the colorful Victorian townhouses that turns the Portobello Road into a special vintage shopping experience.

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Anita’s Vintage Fashion Fair in Notting Hill

Looking for some special treasures my friend Franzi and I decided to visit London’s Portobello Market today. And our visit turned out to be full of vintage surprises.

Walking through the colorful streets of Notting Hill, a nice young lady gave us a flyer and showed us the way to Anita’s vintage fashion fair. The special market takes place a couple of times a year and luckily we were right on the spot for the last event in Notting Hill this year.