Camden Town is one of the most famous places in the Borough of Camden. It is a place well known for its market and the alternative lifestyle of its inhabitants.
During the day, the area is packed with tourists and is a must see. In Camden market there are many mobile stalls situated in the square, fixed positions in the arcades, food stands of different nationalities, where you can buy food for 3 or 4 pounds.
It is interesting to see that in the afternoon the prices of the food starts going down and you can buy food even for 1 pound.
Due to its peculiar inhabitants, most of the premises that are in the street are gothic clothing shops or related to tattoo and piercings. Within the market itself you can find more interesting things for the general public. In the building located on the square, there are many food stalls and curious shops.
If you go to Camden Town, you should spend at least the whole morning, as it is a fairly large and so different from the other areas. The best day to go is Sunday.
In Camden Town there are many interesting shops, among which we can mention to a store called Cyberdog, in which there is a DJ, go-go dancers, techno music and very curious clothing, ranging from garments with cybernetic implants to astronaut suits.
Tube: Northern line, Camden Town stop.
There are lots of places around Camden town for visiting such as: Regent´s park, Sherlock Holmes Museum, Madame Tussauds, British museum and the Wallace collection.