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American Tour of London
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

22nd May 1970 Born today: Naomi Campbell, London England, model/actress (Cool as Ice, Unzipped)

22nd May 1963 A C Milan wins 8th Europe Cup 1 at London

22nd May 1950 Richard Strauss' 4 Last Songs (4 letzte Lieder) in London

Top Retail-related places to visit in London.



It's what girls do best, and London never disappoints. Here are some of top shopping locations and retail highlights, from the oldest to the most celebrated. Spend a penny!

TOP 10 RETAIL RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE RETAIL SIGHTS:

11. George Wombwell's Menagerie @ Old Compton Street
12. Raymond's Revue Bar @ 11 Walkers Court, Brewer Street, Soho, London
13. The first ever Tesco @ 9 Watling Avenue, Burnt Oak
14. Faraday's Apprenticeship @ 48 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London
15. Binks in Bates @ 21a Jermyn Street, St. James's, London
16. Merlin's Cave @ Carlisle House, Soho Square, London
17. Gong...Notting Hill @ 142 Portobello Road
18. The General Trading Stores @ 26 Symons Street, Sloane Square, London
19. Where the Tricks came from @ 25 New Oxford Street
20. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
21. The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ 186 Fleet Street, London
22. Grand Seraglio... What? @ Covent Garden
23. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
24. Bethnal Green...a Snatch @ 88 Teesdale Street
25. Jigsaw and Kate Middleton @ 9 Argyll Street
26. The Sights of Soho @ Meard Street, Soho
27. Harrods @ 87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge
28. Virgin Born Here @ 2 Symons Street, London
29. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
30. Indiana Jones' Hat Shop @ 13 Old Burlington Street, Mayfair
31. A Market steeped in History @ Leather Lane
32. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
33. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
34. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
35. Magic and Comedy @ 145 Wardour Street
36. Feeling Honourable? @ 86 Lower Marsh, Lambeth
37. The Camden Markets @ Camden Lock Place
38. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
39. The Beatles Apple Shop @ 94 Baker Street, London
40. Hamleys Toy Store @ 188 - 196 Regent Street
41. Floris Perfumerie @ 89 Jermyn Street, London
42. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
43. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
44. Tomorrow Never Dies Car Chase @ Brent Cross Car Park, Brent Cross
45. Farming Markets for a Decade @ Cramer Street Car park, Marylebone High Street
46. Once there were Herrings @ 137 Cannon Street
47. McLaren and Westwood's SEX @ 430 Kings Road, London
48. Seven Sisters Market @ Pueblito Paisa, 231 High Road, Seven Sisters, Lo
49. Cupcakes in Kensington @ 132 Kensington Church Street
50. Maple House @ 149 Tottenham Court Road
51. Retail on the River @ Gabriel's Wharf
52. Where Do I Find Good Beer? @ Stoke Newington Church Street
53. Once a great Music Venue @ 246 Hackney Road
54. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
55. Bagels while you Shop @ Nicole Farhi, 202 Westbourne Grove
56. Walthamstow Market @ Hoe Street to St James's Street
57. House of the Mystery Hat @ Goldhawk Road
58. Churchill's Favourite for Cheese @ 93 Jermyn Street
59. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
60. Tigers in Town @ Oxford Street
61. Making Cake since the 1900s @ 111 Sydenham Road
62. Garrards Jewellers @ 24 Albemarle Street, Mayfair
63. London's Most Female Street @ Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London
64. Former Toilet for your Jeweller @ 58 Davies Street
65. Winfield House @ North West Regents Park, London
66. Yuletide Food with French Flair @ 202 Upper Street, Islington
67. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
68. Simply Sausages @ Harts Corner, 341 London Central Markets
69. Trinkets, Gems and Tourists @ Covent Garden
70. The Kensington Poltergeist @ 20 Bute Street, South Kensington, London
71. A Market going down in History @ Harrow Road & Fernhead Road
72. Bloodgate Source @ 268 Lavender Hill, London
73. Good Gifts in a Tree @ 53 Exmouth Market
74. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
75. Tip-Top Umbrellas @ James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street
76. Walk In Back Rub @ 11 Charlotte Place
77. Cricket in Covent Garden @ 21 Cranbourn Street, Covent Garden, London
78. HMV's first Celebrity Opening @ 363 Oxford Street
79. The Shop the Looters Ignored @ 70-72 St John's Road, Clapham
80. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
81. Charing Cross Book Worms @ Charing Cross Road
82. Sainsbury's started here @ 173 Drury Lane, Holborn, London
83. Market...stop shouting, go Shop @ Stadium Car Park, Engineers Way
84. R. Soles of London @ 109A Kings Road, Chelsea
85. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
86. Portobello Road Markets @ Portobello Road
87. What no Drugs? @ 101 Leather Lane
88. Liberty @ Regent Street, London
89. Old Spitalfields Market @ 16 Horner Square, Spitalfields
90. The first Waitrose @ 263 High Street, Acton Hill
91. Quercus - Publishing Revelation @ 21 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury
92. John Lobb Bootmakers @ 9 St. James's Street, London
93. Pink Floyd's Drum Shop @ 41 Store Street, Bloomsbury
94. Fox and Lewis @ 19 St James Street, London
95. Treadwell's Bookshop @ 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury
96. A Market With Mexican Roots @ Portobello Road
97. Feel the fibre of the fabric @ Joel & Son Fabrics, 75-83 Church Street
98. Scandinavian Food for All @ 61 Great Titchfield Street
99. 80 years and still Dancing @ 94 St Martin's Lane
100. Massage...on your time @ Neal's Yard, Covent Garden
101. The Westfield London @ Shepherd's Bush, London
102. Is This The New Portobello? @ Lower Marsh
103. Debenhams. a loo with a view @ 334-348 Oxford Street
104. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
105. Experts in Retro @ 4 Nettlefold Place
106. London's only Antique Dept Store @ 150 Chiswick High Road
107. The East Ends most famous market @ Petticoat Lane
108. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
109. Tantalise those Taste Buds @ 38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden
110. Magic, Gizmos & FUN @ 246 High Holborn