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136 travel features tagged “Shopping”

Brixton sheds its shady side

A formerly neglected market in south London is thriving thanks to a regeneration project that brought Thai, African and Mediterranean flavours to a predominately Caribbean enclave.
Read more… 29 May 2012


Where to buy lingerie in Paris

From accessible high street designs to luxurious made-to-measure couture pieces, the French capital is the place to purchase chic and feminine underwear in a classic Gallic style.
Read more… 30 April 2012

A wave of independent shops in Dublin

Collapsing rents and surplus commercial space have enticed many Irish designers to open galleries and boutiques in the emerging “Creative Quarter”.
Read more… 16 March 2012


Rewind to New York’s Community 54

This specialty shop, inspired by the golden age of hip hop, has an expansive offering of vintage and vintage-inspired fashion, products and accessories.
Read more… 13 February 2012

Stockholm’s vintage style

Lifestyle in the Swedish capital is all about recycling and sustainability, which is reflected in the ever-growing popularity of vintage and secondhand shops.
Read more… 08 February 2012


Paris’ independent jewellers

Boutique jewellers in the City of Light are creating unique, hand crafted and authentically French pieces that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Read more… 06 February 2012

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Beirut’s first farmer’s market

The communities of Lebanon unite at the Souk el Tayeb.
Read more… 29 December 2011

A new corridor in old South Philadelphia

East Passyunk Avenue, the beating heart of Philadelphia’s Italian-American community, is dotted with boutiques and restaurants catering to newcomers in an old neighbourhood.
Read more… 29 December 2011

Shopping along East Passyunk Avenue

The small strip that diagonally bisects the strict grid of South Philadelphia is home to several new businesses, bringing designer labels and locavore emporiums to the area.
29 December 2011

A day in the life of Marrakesh

From sunrise to sunset, snake charmers, storytellers, acrobats and street vendors animate the old walled city.
Read more… 28 December 2011

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