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Want to stay near fruit/veggie market in London

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Want to stay near fruit/veggie market in London

Hello, we're spending a week in London and would like to stay near a market where there's fresh fruit and vegetables. Both my parents are vegetarians. There'll be four adults total. Are there self-catering apartments you'd recommend? Maybe in the National Gallery or St Paul's Cathedral area? We'll use buses as our main mode of transport. Thanks in advance.

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11. Re: Want to stay near fruit/veggie market in London

I've been in a flat above Bill's. Not to be recommended! ;-)

The OP has posted on the road trips forum. I'm not entirely sure of what the concerns are for accessing fresh fruit and veg from just markets, but I think it's because at home they are used to shopping frequently, and from local street markets. I've already explained on the other topic that genuinely vegetarian food (as long as the vegetarians will eat a broader range of food than just Oriental) is easy enough to find in the UK, even in fast food outlets. Very few places available to rent to tourists in London are likely to be far from a corner shop or branch of a large chain convenience store. It would be better to be well located for convenience to what the main reasons to be in London are.


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12. Re: Want to stay near fruit/veggie market in London

Any one of these


I hear "Farmer Giles" has been doing well in this cold damp weather.

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13. Re: Want to stay near fruit/veggie market in London

Thank you all so much for your response! We won't make fruit/veggie markets a consideration then. But I'll do more research on the places you mentioned and see if those neighborhoods may suit our needs.

SWT is right on. In Taiwan where I come from, we buy our groceries twice or so a week, not from a supermarket but from a "wet market." But supermarkets it is in London then. Thanks! :)

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