Opinion: The World’s Oldest Bookstore

I recently spent a glorious weekend in Lisbon, and before I went, while doing the usual research into the highlights of the city, I discovered that it was home to the world’s oldest bookstore! Imagine my delight. The Bertrand bookshop is 285 years old, established by Pedro Faure in 1732. I think I was expecting to […]

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Opinion: The South Bank Book Market

One of my favourite places to hunt for books is the South Bank Book Market, also known as the South Bank Book Fair. Stalls are set up every day of the week and you can find them nestled right underneath Waterloo Bridge, just in front of the BFI Cinema. Whatever type of book sparks your […]

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