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the ultimate made to measure city
By 王信智 Kiefer Wang(生活作家暨當代藝術家,《室內光》作者)

這裡提供 皇家等級的友善服務

也許是 沈浸午茶時光 或是 書寫購物狂日記
也許是 隔世寫作之旅 或是 嗜吃綠色有機
也許是 家庭年度小遊 或是 背包貪戀溫馨

2011年 倫敦被 Lonely Planet 選為世界上最棒的城市
讓 Mikiko 與 Andy 為你(妳)製造劇情 風景回憶

丈量旅行深度 創造心靈廣度
於是 生活風格 成就 生命品質

很快 我們倫敦見
就 這麼說定

倫敦市集尋寶 - Hidden Gems in London

Which Market is best for...

Best markets for food?

-Borough Market

專門賣各式饕客食品, 如: 英國本土知名的芝士店 Neal's Yard Diary
海產, 各種特殊肉類 (鴕鳥肉, 鹿肉, 野豬肉...等), 蛋糕, 傳說全世界最棒的 Fudge 店 (Burnt Suger), 蔬果, 麵包.
更詳細的介紹請看 - http://mikikolondon.blogspot.com/2010/01/borough-market_21.html

Best markets for flowers and plants?
-Columbia Road Market (opens Sunday early morning till 2pm only)
這裡是倫敦最有名的花市, Mikiko 曾經在這裡買過一大棵從挪威進口的活聖誕樹回家過聖誕節.
官方網站很棒, 一定要看喔~

Best markets for antiques? 
-Portobello Road, Camden Passage, Brick Lane Market

Best markets for street fashion /clothes?

-Camden Lock Market, Portobello Road
專門賣各式個性十足, 最 "In" 的年輕飾品與服裝的市集

Best markets for arts and crafts?

-Covent Garden Market, Camden Lock, Greenwich Market


Camden Lock (Mikiko's favourite place to take oversea friends)
Arts and crafts, jewellery, vintage clothing, food stalls. Courtyards and covered Victorian market hall. Sat and Sun 10-6. Also part open weekdays.

Stables Market
Chalk Farm Road. A dense warren of small shops selling fashion, artefacts, food and drink Sat and Sun 10-6

Chapel Market
Local market selling fruit and veg, clothes and household goods. Tues to Sat 9-6, Sun 8-4.

Camden Passage
Antiques, books and bric-a-brac. Wednesday and Saturday.

Columbia Road (Mikiko's favourite place for flowers & even Christmas Tree!)
Bustling Sunday market selling plants, flowers and things for the garden. Sunday 8-3.

Brick Lane
Hundreds of stallholders and individuals selling everything and anything Sunday 8-3

Commercial Street - Antiques, vintage clothes, Art and fashion, General market. Mon to Fri and Sun 9-5

Hanbury Street Covered market. Clothes, fashion accessories, music and crafts. Sunday 10-5

Petticoat Lane
Middlesex Street - Hundreds of stalls selling cut-price clothing, Asian fabrics and leatherwear. Mon to Fri 10-4, Sun 9-3

Bermondsey Market
Bermondsey Square - Early-start covered market with antiques and bric-a-brac, particularly silverware and decorative items. Friday 6-2

Delicious food, Art & Crafts, Clothes, fashion accessories, Antiques & Collectables Wed - Sun 10 - 5:30

Borough Market (Mikiko's favourite place for British fine produce)
Borough High Street - Gourmet food market under the railway. Thurs 11-5, Fri 12-6, Sat 8-5

Brixton Market
Brixton Road Afro-Caribbean specialists. Exotic foods and spices and cut-price music and clothes. Mon to Fri 8-6 (Wed 8-3)

Covent Garden
(Mikiko's favourite place to do some girls shopping)
In the Market Hall. Antiques on Monday, arts and crafts for the rest of the week. The nearby Jubilee Market has souvenirs, clothes and knick-knacks. 7 days 9.30-6

Piccadilly Market
St. James's Church, Piccadilly Antiques on Tuesday, art and crafts Wed to Sat. 11-6

Gray's Antique Market
Davies Street Indoor market with many specialist antique dealers. Mon to Fri 10-6, Sat 11-5

Bayswater Road
Mostly paintings with some sculpture and jewellery. Sunday 10-6

Shepherd's Bush
Local market with good selection of ethnic foods and clothing. Mon to Sat 9-6

Portobello Road
(Mikiko's favourite place for unique pieces of jewellery!)
World-famous market selling antiques, jewellery, second-hand clothes and bric-a-brac. Sat 8-6.30, part open Mon-Fri, Thursday 9-1

Greenwich Market (Mikiko's favourite place to spend Saturday afternoon)
Busy market near the Observatory & Meridian Line. Good for food, art & craft and interesting hand made items. Wed - Sun 10-5:30

1 comment:

  1. Don't forget Alfies Antique Market in Marylebone. A huge indoor vintage and antique market set over four floors and with a rooftop cafe to boot!