The shopping scene in London is nearly as famous as the city's list of attractions. Whether you're looking for bargains or high fashion, there are world-famous places to choose from. The big names you've almost certainly heard of include Harrods, Camden Market and Oxford Street. 

The best places to go for luxury goods in London include the big-name department stores like Selfridges, Fortnum & Mason and the aforementioned Harrods. There are also beautiful old arcades where you can find classic boutiques, such as Burlington Arcade, the Royal Arcade and Piccadilly Arcade. A wander around Mayfair will also present you with a wide range of high-end stores. 

There's no shortage of quirky little stores around London if you're looking for something unique and less expensive. Check out Covent Garden, Brick Lane Market and virtually anywhere in Camden. While London is generally more expensive than the rest of England, you can still find some excellent bargains if you know where to look.

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