London Portobello Road Market

Traveling to London? If markets are your thing and you appreciate antiques and a good deal on second hand clothes, then Portobello Road market should be on top of your list of things to see in London. You can also find many fruit and vegetable stands here, but the antique market is only open on Saturdays. Here are some facts about Portobello Road Market that you may find useful to plan your visit.

Things to do in London’s Portobello Road Market area

Portobello Road Market is situated in the Notting Hill district of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in West London and is home to the Portobello film festival ever since 1996. The market is located in the heart of Notting Hill, a neighborhood which is famous for the movie filmed there starring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant. The area of Notting Hill was once a run down area but now is referred to as an affluent area with impressive terraces extending out from Victorian townhouses. The famous novelist and journalist George Orwell’s old residence can be found at the start of the market.

If you get tired of shopping or just want a break from the crowds then you can head over to the nearby Kensington Gardens and feed the ducks on the pond or pull out a blanket and rest your legs from the extensive walking. If you carry on east you will get to Hyde Park and finally St James park, and if you are a sports fan you can join in or start your own sports game on the grass area famous for various games like cricket, tennis, and soccer.

Looking for the best way to get around in London? The best way to see many tourist attractions in this huge city is by getting the London hop off hop on bus pass, this way you will get to see and do more in much less time and save money along the way. You can also walk from place to place but remember to bring comfortable walking shoes and an umbrella…

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