Traveling on vacation this summer? We want to go with you! Or maybe just find us when you get there. Many of our stores are just a hop, skip or a subway/tube/bus stop from many of your favorite summer destinations. Over the summer, we’ll be featuring stores near destinations around the U.S., U.K. and Canada that are conveniently located near vacation destinations like historical landmarks, beaches, artsy and adventurous escapades, festivals and more!8 out of 10* Whole Foods Market team members agree that when planning a vacation, preparations usually include a search for the closest Whole Foods Market. Does that make us grocery store nerds? Yep. But more importantly, traveling means that we can check out stores we’ve never seen before and easily find the high quality products we love while we’re away from home.*Data based on an informal poll of team members in Austin, Texas. And, um, we asked the people who would support our point. It was just kind a fun way to open the blog post, you know? Don’t put any stock in it.If you’re traveling to London this summer – here are a few of our stores that are just around the corner from some must-see destinations.Whole Foods Market stores in London:
The Kensington store is the largest of our five London stores (or shops, as they are referred to by Londoners), which means that it can offer you that much more of the foods that you love, or are soon to love. You’ll find dozens of regional UK and European cheeses in the unique cheese room; handmade chocolates; meat from a 75 foot butchers’ counter; fresh fish prepared by skilled fishmongers and a pub – just to name a few.
Nearest tube stop: HIGH STREET KENSINGTONNearby attractions:
This bite-sized Whole Foods Market is bursting with local flavor and is located in the heart of London’s vibrant Soho neighborhood just a stone’s throw from Piccadilly Circus (the London equivalent of Times Square). The Soho store is packed to the rafters with all your travel essentials from freshly prepared salads to natural remedies…. and great people watching.
Nearest tube stop: PICCADILLY CIRCUSNearby attractions:
Our Camden Store is conveniently located near North London’s eccentric arts quarter in Camden Town Market and is perfectly located for grabbing a healthy lunch and energizing smoothie before hitting the market to look for gifts and mementos. Or, stroll around Primrose Hill Park and Parliament Hill, both offering up a perfect spot for a picnic and magnificent views over looking London.Nearest tube stop: CAMDEN TOWNNearby attractions:
ZSL London Zoo
For more information, check out the Camden store page on our website or check for regular updates on facebook.Get more information about all of our UK stores.What types of travel plans do you have for the summer? We’d love to hear about them.