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No part of Bordeaux is as rich in open-air street markets: makeshift stalls, selling antiques, vintage curiosities and an eclectic choice of bric-a-brac, dot the basilica-shaded twinset of place Reynard and place Canteloup on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday mornings. Arrive early to score the best bargains, bring your own shopping bag and watch your pockets – the markets do attract pickpockets and the occasional unsavoury type.