From the medieval origins of Spitalfields, this walk looks at the history of immigration that has been the foundation of this interesting and vibrant area. The walk includes visits to vintage/retro markets and street food stalls including the curry restaurants of Brick Lane.
Area of London: East (North of the Thames)
Neighbourhoods covered: Spitalfields and Brick Lane
Themes: History, Shopping, Transport
Specific areas of interest: Food, Georgian architecture, Jewish, Markets, Social and economic history, Victorian architecture