Shoreditch, Highbury and Brick Lane, are other places in the area which are also worth touring.
London is celebrated as home to the legendary Big Ben. This iconic landmark is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle of town.
Spend some time in London’s center. You won’t want to miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
To really get a feel for London, head to one of its museums and theaters. Admire, learn and become intrigued in the most popular museums including Geffrye Museum.
You’ll find Hackney’s sporting heart at the iconic Olympic Park, home of the much-loved London Lions basketball team in winter. The stadium also hosts backstage tours, giving sports fans a chance to learn about the stadium’s inner workings and local sporting history.
When you’re ready to rest up after discovering the charming streets of Hackney, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the The Re London Shoreditch, the Holiday Inn Express London City, or the Ace Hotel London Shoreditch.