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#take12trips challenge 4: Malverns and Ledbury


After hiking the 20-odd miles around the Malverns on Saturday, John and I decided to take a more leisurely approach to Sunday and explore the old market town of Ledbury. Continue reading

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If You Do One Thing in London This Month….


pay Greenwich Market a visit.


The bigger markets in Borough and Covent Garden might boast big name brands in the foodie world and stands teeming with hawkers, but head to the smaller Greenwich market from Tuesday to Sunday to find food from around the world at relatively cheap prices, chat with artists, designers, and craftsmen about their products and listen to live music without jostling through crowds.

Housed between the quaint Admiral Hardy and Coach & Horses pubs, the Greenwich Market is open from 10:00AM till 5:30PM, with people gathering early on the weekend to grab sandwiches overflowing with chorizo sausage or grab some of the freshly baked bread and pastries. The market is a particularly good spot for shopping for vintage finds and local fashion designers, and for people that suffer from food allergies.


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