March / April 2012

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Issue 37 / MAR-APR 2012 We picked ten of the top markets to visit in London if your stuck for something to do and fancy a change.. 1 Camden Market Camden attracts enormous crowds, so you might have to fight your way through but it will be worth it! Our only caveat: they tend to jack up the prices, so be sure to put your game face on and don't be afraid to try to barter a little, most of the time you'll be able to bring the price down at least a few quid. 2 3 Sunday Up Market Located in the Old Truman Brewery on Han- bury Street in Shoreditch, you'll find one of the coolest markets in all of Londontown. This market, unlike so many others, isn't swarming with tourists. Known just as much for it's food as for its bespoke items, at Up Market you'll find cuisine from every corner of the globe. Brixton The market as you'd expect is a little rough round the edges but forms the beating heart of Brixton. With new trendy shops and eater- ies like the Honest Burger to rival the best in London, it seems to have secured its long term future. Check late night Thursdays and the Saturday Festivals. 4 5 Brick Lane From boot-sale to boutique fashion, Brick Lane Market spills over into side streets and the shops. Grab a beigel from either of the outlets at Bethnal Green Road, or select from vast array of food stalls.Brick Lane is a melt- ing pot that truly reflects London's cultural diversity. Borough London's finest foodie destination, Borough Market bursts with vibrant colours and smells. This really is a mecca for chefs, amateur and professional alike. Borough Market is com- paratively small by London standards, but every inch of space is packed with something delicious. 6 7 Spitalfields Just a stone's throw from Liverpool Street station you'll find one of the best markets for vintage goods. Oh, and as an added incentive: Last week we found a leather jacket for five pound...Boom! But seriously, go here. Spital- fields: where the jacket of your dreams costs less than a drink at Fabric. Broadway Market Located in Hackney, this is the mother of all markets. Every Saturday the streets are crammed with amazing food stalls and vin- tage bargains. For real foodies this is a must visit, with a variety of tastes and cultures this vibrant market offers great prices on quality food. 8 Portobello Road Yes, it's over run with tourists. Yes, most of them are desperate women who think they're in a scene out of 'Notting Hill' and at any min- ute, Hugh Grant will come strolling down the street. But, it's also the best place for antique shopping in all of London. It's totally worth it. 9 EUROPE'S TALLEST WINGED ROLLERCOASTER DRINK The drinks menu is reasonably priced, offering the basics from bottled beer, wine, spirits, shots and soft drinks. Corsica's artsy environment makes it a great place to party and the music keeps pumping in both rooms of the club. EVENTS Corsica is the place for special underground events hosting a select variety of Dj's to showcase their sounds to a dedicated audience of house, techno and alternative electronica. VIBE Set up under a railway arch, this hidden gem of a club provides select sounds for a select crowd. With a large art student following, this alternative nightclub takes you out of your comfort zone. Once through the main entrance, let the club take you in. BEST BITS Dedication to exclusive innovative music and alternative forthcoming sounds. DRINK Basing House serves a range of spirits and beers, including beer on tap. Being a modest size exerting a cozy and intimate vibe, it is ideal for both casual drinking by the bar or in the little roof garden. EVENTS No two nights are the same at Basing House. Bringing to the stage both up and coming artists as well as established names who have been setting the standards in the field. VIBE Situated in the heart of Shoreditch, Its exposed brickwork, intimate environment, devastating Funktion 1 sound system and its dedication to underground music. This limited capacity late-licensed venue is the ideal setting for parties of a more clandestine nature. BEST BITS Its hefty location offers a range of big nights and casual nights for those weekday party goers. THE GUESTLIST NETWORK CLUB VS CLUB Corsica Studios Basing House 4 Elephant Road, Elephant & Castle SE17 1LB 25 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, E2 8AA 5 Columbia Road Flower Market Located just up the street from our offices, Columbia Road Flower Market easily makes our 'Top Ten' list. With rows and rows of beautiful flowers and lovely smells, there's no better way to chase away the blues than spending your lunch break perusing the stalls. 10 Petticoat Lane Market STUDENTS SAVE OFF 50% Here at The Guestlist Network, we are con- stantly on the hunt for the best falafel. And two weeks ago, while wandering the rows of randomly assorted goods at Petticoat Lane Market, we found it. No idea what the name of the stall was, but when you find it, you'll know. ENTRY* FOR DISCOUNTED TICKETS CALL 0871 663 4466 AND QUOTE 'gln12' *Saving based on walk-up admission price. Proof of student status required. Calls to 0871 numbers cost 10p per minute plus network extras. Terms and conditions apply, please ask at time of booking. For the ultimate adrenaline fix in 2012, grab your mates and take on some of Europe's most extreme rides and attractions at the nation's Thrill Capital, THORPE PARK. New for 2012, brave a death-defying flight for your life through apocalyptic devastation on Europe's tallest winged rollercoaster, THE SWARM. Experience the unique head first, inverted drop from 127ft on the UK's first winged rollercoaster. Students can save a massive 50% off entry to THORPE PARK, all you need to do is call 0871 663 4466 to book your tickets! Proof of student status is required. Terms and conditions apply, ask at time of booking. TOP 10 MARKETS IN LONDON

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