A weekend well spent in Madrid includes browsing the city’s most iconic flea markets and street markets in search of vintage and second-hand items. El Rastro is a must for tourist and locals alike with hundreds of stalls set up in C/Ribera de Curtidores, in the Embajadores neighborhood every Sunday. Browse through new and second-hand clothes, handmade jewelry, decorative items and high-quality souvenirs. El Rastro de Madrid – simply known as el Rastro – is the most popular open-air flea market in Spain. It is Madrid’s oldest flea market and has been in business for more than 500 years.