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“Expensive little shops” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Covent Garden

Covent Garden
Book In Advance
US$48.86*
and up
Small Group Tour: London Historical Walking Tour
Ranked #30 of 1,514 things to do in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Filled with restaurants, bars, markets and boutiques, London's premier tourist center offers fabulous shopping by day, and the destination of theatergoers and patrons of the Royal Opera House by night.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Expensive little shops”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2012

Nice to see all the stalls/shops; however, most are overpriced. Set up is ok but smells a bit musty(stuffy)? at times even tho basically outside.

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“Never dull”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2012

If you just want to "be", enjoy some down time and just absorb the London ambience; this is undoubtedly the place. courtyard music, entertainers, food, drink, novelty shops, craft market.... I never tire of Covent garden

Visited December 2011
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Sabadell
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“EVERYTHING”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2012

Every time I go to Covent Garden, there is something new. Right now there is a fantastic "exhibition" of Easter eggs. Each one is a work of art. Music: from rap to opera. Something for everyone + try the yoghurt ice cream next to the Spanish paella restaurant.

Visited April 2012
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Berks
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“Great day out.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2012

We went to covent garden as we were in London for the weekend. Found it to be a great day as there were lots of street performers throughout the day from jugglers, buskers and some very good tricks. Also the market is brilliant as i picked up a hand wriitten plauqe totaly unique. Also in covent garden there is a Ralph laruen rugby store which was fantastic.

Visited March 2012
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Stanmore London
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“So much going on”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2012

Some interesting shops and restaurants and some very talented street entertainers to add to the brilliant bustling atmosphere. Can get very crowded though. If you are foreign visitor the bureau de change next to Jubilee Market gives great rates.

Visited April 2012
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