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Address: Baltimore, MD
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Hampden Junque

to experience a kitsch shop of the highest caliber! Had a great convo with the owner and felt like I got a little bit closer to true Baltimore.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

to experience a kitsch shop of the highest caliber! Had a great convo with the owner and felt like I got a little bit closer to true Baltimore.

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Thank Heatheraquel
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hampden is like the Austin of Maryland. Weird and delightful. Great food, clothing shops, and antique stores. Try the Charmery for an awesome ice cream cone. Or go to La Garage for some French inspired food (the French Cubano is amazing and the Family Mule to drink). Browse the shops for a new dress or enjoy a glass of wine... More 

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Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a charming neighborhood in Baltimore; old row houses turned into shops, cherry trees lining the street and ice cream on the corner...The Charmery! The shoe store was a fun stop (forget the name) and they have candy as well!

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Thank FLWfan
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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39 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Hampden area of Baltimore is an area that has been revitalized. There are lots of good restaurants and great boutique stores. You can find everything from Vintage to contemporary.

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Thank Doty J
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Walked around today. Loved some of the stores. Was disappointed about some of the closed stores that have been closed for a while. Found some gems and found some cheesy stuff as well. Best store visited: Mud and Metal. Common Ground is an anchor store for the area - has not changed in over 11 years!

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1 Thank Marcia B
Reisterstown, Maryland
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Hampden is a fun, funky, eclectic neighborhood full of unique boutiques & awesome restaurants. This area is a great place to experience the essence of Charm City. There are frequently free events (like Honfest in the Spring/Summer & an entire street of holiday lights in the Winter), but there's loads to do in Hampden any day of the week!

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Arlington, Virginia
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Here is a lovely, funky Baltimore neighborhood with all manners of shops and fun restaurants. It is extremely safe all hours and parking is reasonable. Go here for an afternoon of special shopping for stuff you won't find elsewhere and then a great dinner.

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Thank Tim E
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

One entire street block where every home on both sides of the street, except one, is lit up with decorations that are lit, or move, or make noise. Look for the house that decorates with automobile hubcaps. Take the kids, park the car and walk up and down the street, one block and take in the Christmas spirit exhibited by... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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116 reviews
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Hamden is a great funky area filled up new and old restaurants of all types and prices and terrific shopping for those in the know and the young at heart.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

It's a great neighborhood lots of fun awesome restaurants a vary nice safe neighborhood go visit you won't be disappointed

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