Camden Town in London

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Camden Town market is one of the most famous market in London and tourists visit it at least once during their stay in London. This area is funky and vibrant, one thing excites me every time when I visit Camden is to see those dressed in goth or punk or anything unusual and different.  It is spread over a large area and is formed of informal and formal shops, which sell anything and everything from the whole world. Actually the name Camden market is given jointly to six sections in Hampseted Road Lock in Camden Town. Each section or market focuses on one particular item. The Stables and Camden Market Lock are famous for their small stalls, and informal atmosphere. The Camden market is made famous by the writers like George Orwell, Mary Shelley and Charles Dickens. Though it has changed but at some places it still maintains its nineteenth century atmosphere, particularly in a pub called ‘the World’s End’ which now stands on a public house known as the ‘Mother’s Red Cap. Continue Reading

Hamleys in London

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Hamleys Toy shop is the finest toy store which is more than 250 years old. The shop was named after the person William Hamley. He founded the shop in 1760. This shop is located in Regent Street. Hamleys is a full 7 floors of joy. There are unlimited toys which are out of the box and can be driven, shaken, cuddled and tossed endlessly. You can experience puppet shows, see mini aeroplanes flying over your head and find pile of soft toys around. A wide variety of toys are found here – soft toys, arts & Crafts, dolls, construction, action, board games, outdoor and many more. Toys of various brands other than Hamleys are also present. Playmobil, VTech, Barbie, Fisher Price, Yoo Hoo, Lego and many other popular branded products are there to catch your little ones view. Toys of every range are present.  Visiting here is worth an experience. Continue Reading