Covent Garden in London

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Covent Garden, London, is one of the most well-known shopping areas in the world. It is a district lying among the famous Drury Lane and St. Martin’s Lane. The well known Royal Opera House is close by to the shopping area. No only famous for tourists, it is also a young and vibrant place for Londoners to meet up , either for finding some unique pieces or for a drink after work. Covent Garden is a restless little gem. Continue Reading

Selfridges Department Store in London

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Selfridges is a chain of department stores which caters to the high end customers in England.  The main store is situated at Oxford Street, London, and it is known to be the biggest shop in England after Harrods.  The first store was opened in the year 1909 and was named after H. Gordon Selfridge who opened the shop by using all his savings.  Selfridge used many innovative marketing strategies to attract customers to his store.  He is also supposed to have coined the famous saying, ‘the customer is always right’. Continue Reading