Photo Essay – Camden Market

I remember Camden town as one of the highlights from my first visit in London about more than years ago – I was so excited to have found the coolest place on earth!  I had not done much travelling by then, and loved the exotic mix of people, stalls and small shops that Camden offered.

Since then I have been several times in London, and all though I have found a lot of “coolest place on earth” places around the world since then, I always love to come back to Camden – exploring the markets, enjoying great street food and having some fun at a bar. My last visit was no exception. I was in London for the launch of the Mongolia Charity Rally, and as I have the very best friends – nine of them joined us to wave us off for the great adventure. Camden is such a great place to hang out, and there is always a new alley you have never discovered before or another charming old house you haven`t noticed.

Camden market is actually several sections of markets on both sides of the Regent´s Canal. If you´re looking for some special clothes, shoes or accessorize you will find loads of it here, along with piercing and tattoo shops, general bric-brac and all kinds of t-shirts with prints. There is also shops and stalls selling crafts and art – and loads of delicious street food which will absolutely not ruin your budget.

Have you been to Camden? What is your favorite thing about this colorful spot of London?

 

 

About the Author Elin

I´m an Oslo based web publisher with passion for communication, travel and a green lifestyle. When I travel, I prefer to go slow, sustainable, and “live like a local”. Why slow? It is about challenging the cult of speed, and to enjoy the small things in life and to live in the present.

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