Best Department Stores in London
For the Finest in Retail Therapy
Shopping is an indulgence enjoyed by many, and not just the ladies. Men definitely enjoying retail therapy just as much as the fairer sex. If you’re in London, here are some of her finest emporiums.
This is one of the most visually appealing places to carry out some shopping. Its facade is designed to represent the architectural styles of the Tudors. Even the inside is charming, with lots of dark wood panelling. The offerings of Liberty are also expansive, with everything from fine chocolates to athletic accessories.
Dover Street Market
This is definitely one of the most interesting shopping destinations in London. Although this might look like your ordinary street market, the reality is far from it. The concept is the brainchild of Rei Kawakubo and involves renowned brands selling their products in a street market setting famous in the Far East.
Selfridges has an exterior that showcases iconic European architecture, while its interior is renowned in featuring the absolute latest in fashion. You can also find some of the world’s finest athletic-wear and a uniquely healthy cafe by Hemsley & Hemsley. If you’re staying at a luxury Junefair hotel located nearby such as COMO Metropolitan London, be sure to check out this renowned department store.
A true veteran in the world of department stores, John Lewis is renowned for featuring everything from electronics to towels, and for their unparalleled customer service.
Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life.