Brick Lane, London

Providing a fantastic opportunity for street photography, Brick Lane is a street in the East End of London, in the Borough of Tower Hamlets which is famous for its graffiti and wall art, and for its Sunday street market.

 

It is also the heart of the city's Bangladeshi community and is famous for its many curry houses.

Address: Brick Lane, London.

A short walk from Aldgate East or Liverpool Street Stations, you might want to use the Old Truman Brewery postcode (E1 6QL) on google maps on your phone to find the quickest route to heart of the action.

Open: 24/7 – it’s a public highway

Entry cost: Free

Useful info: Though the shops and restaurants are open every day, on Sundays the streets and the Old Truman Brewery are lined with people hawking their second-hand wares and street food.  There are also street performers to enhance the vibrant lively atmosphere.