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Covent Garden, great atmosphere.

Clowns and classical music at London's Covent Garden Market

Destination: London

For centuries the site of an important market Covent Garden has been transformed into a modern, major tourist attraction where street entertainers and musicians add to the bustling market atmosphere.

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The Pantheon - Simona Dumitru/sxc

Shopping in Rome: around the Pantheon and Piazza Navona

Destination: Rome

The delightful cobbled lanes around these two Roman landmarks are great places to browse for antiques, design, books, jewellery, and offbeat fashion items in Rome

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Cows Lane

Shopping in Dublin: quirky villages and vibrant markets

by ykmedia

Destination: Dublin

Dublin's creative genius shines at weekend markets and in suburban villages where you'll uncover funky designs, vintage gems and gourmet stalls

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David West Doktor & Misses

Shopping in Cape Town: fashion and contemporary design

Destination: Cape Town

Far from being a sleepy city in the south of Africa, Cape Town is most certainly a ‘watch this space’ place. In fact, we’re on a mission to become the World Design Capital in 2014

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Laste, Brighton

Shopping in Brighton: The Lanes and North Laine

Destination: Brighton

Brighton's favourite shopping streets are lively, individual and fun to explore on foot. As a bonus, they're also stuffed with great little places to eat and drink. So go on, treat yourself.

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I Gigi, Hove

Shopping in Brighton: Kemptown, Hove and the Clocktower

Destination: Brighton

High street basics? Or something utterly unique? Whatever you're after, Brighton's eclectic shopping streets can deliver. I'll point you in the right direction.

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Ecseri flea market

Shopping in Budapest: antiques and fine china

Destination: Budapest

If you're after a special memento of your visit to Budapest, then what about an antique print, a tablecloth embroidered with traditional rural motifs or a fine piece of Herend porcelain?

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timesuppic

Copenhagen interiors and gifts shopping guide

Destination: Copenhagen

With their practical, democratic eye for detail the Danes (OK, with help from their Scandinavian cousins) have conquered the applied arts, not least among them furniture and interior goods design

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LA: the view from Grand Central Market

Los Angeles: it’s just so different

Destination: Los Angeles

From the yoga posers on Venice Beach to the idle rich in Malibu, from wet-suited surfers to Hollywood stars - it’s impossible to pin down what defines LA. And that’s what makes it so alluring

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