Established in 1853, Stanfords is a large travel bookshop with a huge selection of maps and books about travel.
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12 - 14 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9LP
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+44 (0)20 7836 1321
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Stanfords London Travel Bookshop
12 - 14 Long AcreCovent GardenLondonWC2E 9LP
- +44 (0)20 7836 1321
- Public transport:
- Covent Garden, Underground
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BEWARE! Time does indeed move at a different speed here - it is possible to pop in for 5 minutes, only to discover on leaving that several hours have passed in the rest of the world.
I have to limit my visits here - mainly because of the bank balance, (I always buy sooooo much!) but also because I am sure that one day I will accidentally spend a couple of weeks in there before remembering...more
Map Geeks and Travel Dorks of the World Congregate!
This is like heaven in a bookstore for someone like me. I LOVE maps, travel books and the like. I may live in London, but I am a citizen of the world, and good golly miss molly, this place has every possible version and edition of the books that you want. A must visit if you're going ANYWHERE!
I was about to head home to my birth country,...more
I love maps and i love traveling so this store has become an obvious favorite of mine. I discovered this place because I was looking for maps for my boyfriend's birthday gift. I needed to find some sort of disposable map because I was cutting out countries that him and I have visited in order to mount them on canvas. I'm cute like that. But I entered this store broke as hell and didn't...more
I browsed in Stanfords again today and I think, if possible, I love it even more due to the fact that you can purchase shower curtains in here not only of the popular World Map variety BUT with the London Underground map on - amazing!more