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“Low lowpoints drag the high ones down”

Camden Locks Canalside
Ranked #226 of 1,651 things to do in London
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Stockholm, Sweden
Level 6 Contributor
226 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Low lowpoints drag the high ones down”
Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

It is what it is. A market. With all the pros and cons. This is a classic one. And it shows. The rif rafs are taking too much space in my opinion. There should be more stuff from England and less from China. But you can really enjoy a couple of hours here.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Fun place to visit and browse”
Reviewed 9 July 2014

An interesting place to visit and browse the market stalls and grab some street food. More variety to the market stalls than you might think. Can get very crowded near the entrance by the canal but take it slowly, walk inside and you can soon lose the bulk of the crowds.

Visited July 2014
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London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
110 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Nice and calm walk”
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Great place to have a nice walk after a visit on the Stables Market. This path takes you to the Regents Park, which is absolutely gorgeous on spring. Visit the Queen Mary's Garden.

Visited April 2014
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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“Lovely end to an amazing weekend”
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Having had an action packed weekend in London, my friend insisted we finish off with Camden Lock & the market. I was amazed at the sheer number of different world food stalls about (I wish I hadn't just eaten or I would have tried them all)! There's a real buzz about the place and there are hundreds of stalls selling clothes, souveneirs, ornaments, jewellry, household items, and everything else you can think of. We had a good look around a small portion of the market (we had a train to catch or could have spent at least a full day round there), got some food, and just sat on the edge of the Lock with many people, feet hanging over the edge watching the canal boats pass. It was bliss!

Visited July 2014
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Heiloo, The Netherlands
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129 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Great walk if you have some spare time”
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Liked: scenic walks along the canal from Regents Park to Camden locks with many quirky houseboats, people chilling or playing music. Endpoint is the Camden locks market, vibrant and a great place to visit.

Disliked: the path along the canal is very narrow and you're often scared to bits because bicycles come up behind you and suddenly pass by very closely.

Visited June 2014
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