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Dr Martens and the Footwear Subculture

Dr. Martens boots have a history spanning over 110 years, with mass adoption by many teen sub-cultures throughout the past 50 years especially in the UK, but you might be surprised where the roots of this popular boot and shoe … Continue reading

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What is a Busker?

This is a guest post from Stephani S, a freelancer writer who contributes to Advance Me Inc America’s leading provider of merchant cash advance products. A busker is a street performer. Their origins can be traced back to the jesters … Continue reading

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Flash Mob Takes Over Covent Garden

If you frequent the market in Covent Garden then you are well aware that it is not only packed with crowds of Londoners and tourists alike, but also a variety of street performers looking to entertain and earn a few … Continue reading

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Will Capco Ruin Covent Garden?

If you’re in the financial industry, then perhaps you’ve heard of Capco, a multinational consulting firm that deals in banking, capital markets, wealth and investment management, finance risk and compliance, technology services, and package integration for financial institutions.  Apparently, they … Continue reading

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How to Get on the Guest List at Your Favorite Clubs in Covent Garden

The club scene can be kind of rough for those who don’t attain celebrity status or come prepared with a ridiculous bankroll.  But unless you want to wait in line all night without ever seeing the front door, much less … Continue reading

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Anna Nicole Takes Over the Royal Opera House

If you still haven’t gotten over the sudden loss of the train wreck of pop celebrity that was Anna Nicole Smith, then you’re in for a treat.  British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage and librettist Richard Thomas have put their heads together … Continue reading

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Why Covent Garden is a Must-See When Traveling to London

Regardless of your reasons for visiting London (business or pleasure) you should make the time to swing by Covent Garden for some shopping, entertainment, and sightseeing.  Although you might think of it as an antiquated portion of the city, there’s … Continue reading

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Why Covent Garden is Perfect for Valentine’s Day

One can no doubt think of any number of romantic date locales to whisk their one true love away to on Valentine’s Day.  The Eiffel Tower (or really anywhere in Paris) is sure to wow anyone.  The top of the … Continue reading

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Covent Garden Shines for the Holidays

If you happen to be in London around the winter holidays (whether you live there or you’re just visiting), you’re in for a treat.  Imagine walking through the world of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and you have an idea … Continue reading

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Apple Comes to Covent Garden

Covent Garden, long favored by West-Enders, Londoners, and tourists aplenty as an excellent mixture of old and new (blending theatre and history with modern shopping and street performers) is taking on the big Apple.  No, they’re not challenging New York … Continue reading

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