Choosing Keeping

Stationery and gifts inside Choosing Keeping in London. Photo by alphacityguides.

Stationery shop with a global focus and an eye on quality.

Surface to Air

This creative studio, cutting-edge fashion label and fashion collaborative has a serious cult following.

Surface to Air

Fashion display inside Surface to Air. Photo by alphacityguides.

The famous Parisian creative collective known the world over for their unique brand of forward apparel, shoes, and just about everything else.

Portobello Road Market

Vintage camera display at the Portobello Market in London. Photo by alphacityguides.

Notting Hills claim to fame (apart from the film of the same name) Portobello Market is an fun way to spend a Saturday afternoon.


Fashion inside Kinetics in Tokyo. Photo by alphacityguides.

Multi-label streetwear boutique that stocks the Nike Jordan brand.

Theatre de la Bastille

Theatre de la Bastille in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

Theater that specializes in modern-dance and artistic exhibits.

Techno Imports

Store front at Techno Imports in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

Wide selection of vinyl electronic music and a pioneer in the techno scene. 

Landscape Rockshop

Sneakers inside Landscape Rockshop in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

Urban boutique with a passion for steetwear, music and extreme sports.


A successful music label and hip clothing brand, this modern shop has been collaborating with some of the big guys on the fashion scene like A.P.C. and Colette to produce a casual line of chic and timeless threads.

Gals Rock

Store front at Gals Rock in Paris. Photo by alphacityguides.

Specialty music, culture, and all-round things rock and roll for the ladies.