Marché Aux Fleurs flower market, Paris, France 09-08-2016 / World flower markets

A place where business meets beauty.
The history of this flower market in Paris began about 200 years ago!
It is located on City Island, in the middle of the famous Seine River. The market opens early in the morning and most of the wholesale trading takes place at dawn. Regular visitors and tourists start arriving at the market from 9 o'clock. The market is open 6 days a week. You can buy not only flowers of all kinds, but also related products: seedlings, seeds, flower soap.
The exception is Sunday: on this day you can trade small animals and the market turns from a flower market to a bird market.