More insider guides for planning a trip to East London
There are a lot of 'experiential' must-dos in East London, from visiting the flower market at Columbia Road to strolling along the Regent’s Canal, admiring the street art as you go and maybe stopping off at a historic pub or two. It's a slightly rougher, more creative side of the city – which of course adds to its charm – but you’ll find niche museums, historic houses, bustling markets (food, flower or flea) and an expansive green space in the form of Victoria Park. Sports enthusiasts can head further east for the sporting heroes of the Olympic Park.
Pick up some bargain blooms at a famous flower market
Columbia Road Flower Market stands out as one of the best and most vibrant flower markets in...
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