O Calvario

Slow-shopping in O Calvario

 The open air commercial area of O Calvario, in the parish of Lavadores, brings together all the establishments in some of the most crowded streets in Vigo. It’s presided by the bustling O Calvario food market, one of the locals’ favourite places for purchasing fresh produce.

Unlike other more central areas, this neighbourhood still has an air of traditional commerce: you’ll find, alongside the most modern labels, small traditional shops on streets perfect for a leisurely stroll. You can also take a lovely break in one of the classic cafeterias and enjoy a snack with the neighbours.

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The pedestrian area of ​​O Calvario is the centre of neighbourhood life, where people take their time to shop and stop on the street for conversation. It’s worth a visit just to discover the life of one of the busiest and most central neighbourhoods in Vigo.

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