Photo Essay: A Stroll in Camden’s Markets

When I lived north of the river I found myself going to Camden again and again.  Never growing tired of exploring and finding new bits that I hadn’t seen the time before.  I think I liked going here because I didn’t quite fit in yet. This was long before understanding the north south divide and…

Photo Essay: Portobello Road Market

It is hard to believe that it has taken me so long to get to this market.  When you live in a particular part of London, North South East or West you sometimes become a bit insular.  When I lived in North London I could count on my hand the number of times I went…

Camden Town

When I lived in north London I was a 20 minute bus ride from Camden.  At one point I was visiting the market at least once sometimes twice a week.  It is an area that has a huge tourist draw but for some reason I am never annoyed by this when I go there. It…

Rock down to Electric Avenue

I had a short training session outside of my work building on Wednesday.  The area of London I was in is very close to Brixton.  Most people are aware of the song Electric Avenue, right?  Well the real avenue hosts a huge open market but gets busiest on weekends. While I have passed the market…