Alternative London & Beyond Retro team up with vintage retailers and markets to launch East London's first shopping tour!
Posted on May 20 2013
Beyond Retro has teamed up with Alternative London in welcoming all visitors of London to the capitals must-see shopping destinations of the East End. Every Sunday, Alternative London will guide you around the bustling streets of East London, taking you to the best market stalls, vintage shops and secret spots.The area is transformed into a lively hub of market life where stall holders set up to sell goods from cutting edge fashion to fresh flowers, antique furniture to amazing food and everything in between. You'd have to be living under a rock to not know East London is world renowned for vintage shopping. Alternative London has teamed up not only with Beyond Retro, but with some of the best independent stores to give you exclusive discounts including Absolute Vintage, Blitz, Rokit, Vintage Emporium and Hunky Dory. Your expert local guide is an experienced fashion stylist for T.V and film and will be on hand to give you advice and tips. We will also take you to Rough Trade East, Shoreditchs most famous record shop, to choose from some of the most exciting names in music. Join Alternative LDN as they guide you through the East End's best shops and markets where youll discover the history of the area and its markets and their important role in East End life today. Along the way you'll also have plenty of time to stop, shop and explore East Londons secret hotspots. The Sunday Market Tour is a tour like no other and a truly unique Alternative London shopping experience. This 2.5 hour tour leaves Liverpool St every Sunday at 11a.m. and is just £15. This includes your Alternative London discount card which is valid all day so you can continue shopping long after the tour is finished. To book tickets visit alternativeldn.com