There are too many things to see and do in London, but one of those very attractive ones is to visit the vivid open-air markets in London. Most of them offers various types of products, from organic fresh produces, vintage clothing to antiques, you would be able to find the unique market culture. Below are 3 recommended markets in London that worth visiting.
Camden Market or Camden Lock Market is originated next to the Grand Union Canal surrounding the Victorian Market Hall. Nowadays it is a well-known market for all sorts of people to find second-hand clothing, vintage clothing and accessories, ethnic arts, crafts, Eastern textiles and many more exotic stuff.
The indoor market hall offers antiques, furniture and handmade stuff, while the connecting Stables market under the arches of railway station also have chic clothing and small boutiques.
The Market also has stalls selling fresh fruit produces as well as cooked snacks like Thai noodles, French crepes, falafels etc. During summer seasons, you would be able to find really fresh and cheap fresh summer fruit offering there.
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday, 10am-6pm
Take Tube station Camden Town (no entry on Sundays 13:00-17.30) or Chalk Farm
Portobello Market is one of the most famous street markets in London as well as in the world. Every year it attracts thousands of local and tourists to visit there. Since the movie “Notting Hill”, it has even become more popular as people are trying to find the tourist bookshop and the blue doors as used in the movie.
The market stretches on Portobello Road for 2 miles, selling fresh products, clothing, books, CDs, antiques and many more. There are also fixed stalls that are opened during weekdays.
Opening Hours: Saturdays 8am-5pm some stalls are open all week
Take Tube station Ladbroke Grove or Notting Hill Gate
Borough Market is the oldest and biggest covered food market in London. It provides fresh and organic produce, homemade gourmet, bread and cheese from farms, etc.
Opening Hours: Friday 12pm-6pm Saturday 9pm-4pm
Take Tube station London Bridge
Do not miss the chance to visit these unique markets in London, England!
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