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10 Best Cities for Antique & Flea Market Lovers

If you live for the hunt, these cities should be your home base.

Photo by Art Meripol

Here at Livability, we believe that one of the secrets to happiness is living someplace you truly love. And if your love of antiques and flea markets runs so deep you Google “best cities for antiquing” every weekend, well, this post is for you.

We assembled this roundup of cities with great antiques, flea markets and thrift stores because when you're on the hunt for that perfect vintage piece or hidden treasure, location means everything. Whether you're planning your destination for your next antiquing road trip or you're looking to live — full-time — somewhere with great antiquing and flea market-ing, read on, antique hunter, read on.

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