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Top 10 shops in Oxford Street

Top 10 shops in Regent Street

Top 10 shops in Bond Street

Top 10 shops in Knightsbridge

Top 10 shops in Carnaby Street

Top 10 shops in Covent Garden

Top 10 shops in Piccadilly 

The best markets in London

  • Portobello 
  • Camden
  • Petticoat Lane
  • Borough Market
  • Berwick Street Market
  • Spitalfields




Oxford Street

Oxford Street is  London's shopping mecca with more than 300 shops including John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, most of the popular chain stores and the classic department store Selfridges. Join the crowds here or if you prefer a quieter atmosphere you can stroll down one of the side streets where you can find smaller specialist shops covering all tastes from vynil LPs to exotic food products

 Oxford Circus



Regent Street

Elegant Regent Street is another street dedicated exclusively to shopping and offering a string of.shops to suit every taste. Visit the imposing Liberty, with its Tudor style facade, one of the most attractive stores in town and Aquascutum ...  and the largest toy shop in the world, Hamley's. This smart street divides the more bohemian Soho from luxurious Mayfair.

 Oxford Circus


Bond Street


To find the most luxurious shops in London head straight for Bond Street where the smartly dressed assistants will be more than happy to serve you..
One of the streets most frequented by celebrities, this part of Mayfair is one of London's most exclusive.

 Bond Street



Knightsbridge, an elegant area dividing Kensington and Chelsea from the West End, is where you will find Harrods, frequented by tourists, locals, celebrities ... who knows who you might meet in the most famous store in the world?
Here you can truly find everything in one luxurious department store which boasts 7 floors and 300 departments. Nearby lies Harvey Nichols,once the favourite department store of Lady Diana.



Carnaby Street

Carnaby Street, in the west of Soho, was synonymous with the miniskirt and the swinging 60s and continues to be one of the trendier parts of London as regards the myriad of casual and sports clothes shops. Known as the street to buy denim, you'll also find the latest in casualwear, sportswear and shoewear.

 Oxford Circus 



Covent Garden

Covent Garden is certainly one of the best known and trendiest areas of London with its little markets, fashion shops, theatres and pubs. This is a fantastic place to go shopping, where you can find everything, from casual and sportswear to the most chic and luxurious. Another must is the market, especially Thursday and Saturday, where you can find it all from gastronomic delicacies to art and craftsmanship..

 Covent Garden



Situated where Regent Street meets Shaftesbury Avenue, Piccadilly makes an immediate impression with its enormous signs and neon lights. A place popular with tourists and Londoners alike, here you can admire the imposing buildings which surround you or carry on with your shopping. In Piccadilly  you can find classic food stores like Fortnum & Mason, the largest bookshop in Europe Waterstones, Lillywhites for sportswear and the famous Abercrombie & Fitch.

 Piccadilly Circus


Charing Cross Road

This street is the mecca for book lovers. It is dominated
by Foyles the original London book department store but there are many specialist shops along this road and in its side streets.
Half way along, near Cambridge Circus, you can find the small but well-stocked and keenly priced Fopp with a large selection of international CDs and DVDs.

 Charing Cross


Shopping Centres

Westfield in White City and Stratford are the two largest and most imposing shopping centres in London. Westfield in Stratford City, near the Olympic village, is the largest shopping centre in Europe with 270 shops and over 70 restaurants to choose from.
The cinema here with its 17 digital screens is one of the most technologically advanced in Europe and the casino and bowling alley together with the shops, restaurants and cinema make this shopping centre one of the most avant-garde in the world. Similarly Westfield in White City has over 300 shops and  65 restaurants to visit.

 White City/ Stratford



London is famous for its Portobello Road, Camden and Petticoat Lane markets but there are many more, lesser known ones, which deserve a visit
Portobello Road has stalls selling products which vary from jewels to fruit and vegetables and is particularly popular on Saturdays.

Petticoat Lane in the East End is more popular on Sundays and specializes in leather and clothing products.

Camden Lock Market has its origins in the 1970s and is the haunt of those looking for vintage clothes and stalls providing international food. In the heart of Soho Berwick Street Market offers the freshest fruit and vegetables in the West End as well as other specialities.

Borough Market, vibrant and characteristic, especially al weekends is near the South Bank and London Bridge and is famous for its excellent international food products.

 Camden Town/ Notting Hill Gate/Liverpool Street/Tottenham Court Road/London Bridge




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