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Aug
26

Exotic Fun in London

Lively London is well known for its unique ways of soothing tourists and offering them exotic fun. Perambulate through Central London and enjoy the below mentioned specialties of the city.

Borough Market

Borough Market is one of the largest food markets comprising of more than 75 stalls of different kinds. The market has both retail and wholesale sectors and is located at Southwark in Central London. The market was initially used by producers across the country to sell their fresh fruits and vegetables. But today the market has everything edible you can ask for. Goods in the market include breads, meat, coffee, fish and bakeries. It is one of the oldest markets in the country and is a major trade point for producers from The UK and other European nations. In the year 2010 the market was awarded the London Food Market of the Year by the London Lifestyle Awards.

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Aug
8

Great London Swim 2013

This is one of United Kingdom’s most prestigious yet fun events. The London Swim is about to happen this year on the 31st of August in the Royal Victoria Dock. This open water challenge is happening for the fourth consecutive year and thousands of swimmers from across the country are expected to take part in the event along with their family and friends. While the swimmers will be having the utmost fun, others can enjoy live music, scrumptious street food and unique markets in this fun festival.

The event was initially influenced by the Great North Run that takes place in the United Kingdom every year. In 2008, the festival attracted more than 2000 participants and turned out to be a huge success. Swimmers of all ages participated including five Olympic medallists. Since then the event has steadily grown in popularity and the competition was expanded to 4 events in the following year. This year the festival will be conducted as 5 events and more than 20,000 participants are expected to participate. Organisers ensure the safety of all participants by employing several expert kayakers to supervise the field and using enough safety boats throughout. This event is suitable for people of all abilities from amateurs to award winners.

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