SPE­CIAL­IST STORES

Where London - - Shopping -

Buck­ing­ham Palace Shop

Royal sou­venirs, in­clud­ing a jewellery line cre­ated by Alex Mon­roe. Mon-Sat 9.30am-5pm. www.royal col­lec­tion­shop.co.uk. 7 Buck­ing­ham Palace Rd, SW1W 0PP. T: 020-7839 1377. E6. Sta­tion: Vic­to­ria.

John Bell & Croy­den

The ‘Queen’s chemist’ also has a walk-in clinic for vac­ci­na­tions. www.john­bell­croy­den.co.uk. Check for open­ing times. 50-54 Wig­more St, W1U 2AU. T: 020-7935 5555. D6. Sta­tion: Bond Street.

Lon­don Glass­blow­ing

Daz­zling glass art plus work­shops where you can cre­ate your own glass pieces. www.lon­don­glass blow­ing.co.uk. 62- 66 Ber­mond­sey St, SE1 3UD. T: 020-7403 2800. F11. Sta­tion: Lon­don Bridge.

M&M’s World

Sweet treats, in­clud­ing a gi­ant M&M’s World and Lon­don-in­spired choco­late sou­venirs. Mon-Sat 10am-mid­night; Sun noon- 6pm. www.mmsworld.com. 1 Swiss Court, W1D 6AP. T: 020-7025 7171. E7. Sta­tion: Le­ices­ter Square.

Pre­stat

One of Lon­don’s old­est choco­late shops sells hot choco­late, truf­fles and more. Please check for times. www.pre­stat.co.uk. 14 Princes Ar­cade, SW1Y 6DS. T: 020- 8961 8555. E7. Sta­tion: Pic­cadilly Cir­cus.

Twin­ings

This is one of the cap­i­tal’s old­est shops – it’s been trad­ing from 1706 – and is full of a va­ri­ety of teas and in­fu­sions. En­joy a free Tea Tast­ing ses­sion. Mon-Fri 9.30am- 8pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am- 6pm. www.twin­ings.co.uk. 216 Strand, WC2R 1AP. T: 020-7353 3511. D9. Sta­tion: Temple.

We Built This City

Quirky sou­venir shop that of­fers prints and other prod­ucts cre­ated by Bri­tish-based de­sign­ers. www.we­built­thisc­ity.co.uk. 56-57 Carn­aby St, W1F 9QF. E7. Sta­tion: Ox­ford Cir­cus.

The Whisky Ex­change

Spe­cial­ist re­tailer of fine whiskies and spir­its. www.the­whiskyex­change.com. 2 Bed­ford St, WC2E 9HH. T: 020-7403 8688. E8. Sta­tion: Char­ing Cross.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.