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Heavily populated with immigrants from the Middle East, Asia and Africa, this London neighborhood contains the areas of Whitechapel and Spitalfields, which are still synonymous with social and economic deprivation.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“Dangerous area”
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“Myth and reality - both great!”
London, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I work as a courier, and more than a dozen of my work colleagues have been attacked in this area. One had his knees broken with a hammer while driving. Another had his right foot almost cut off by machete in an attempted ambush to...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And who hasn't heard about London's East End - all sorts of crime from Jack the Ripper to the Kray Twins, all sorts of immigrants from Huguenots to Jews to Banghladeshis, all sorts of contrasts from slums to skyscrapers... Yes, the East End is all...More

Thank binapiraeus
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a district of London from the edge of the City to the River Lea. Made famous by the popular TV series EastEnders, it is best explored by foot. A good place to start is from Spitalfields into the Brick Lane neighbourhood. It is...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 11 December 2015

i lived in the East end, and saw its great ttransformation, to this modern new hip city, Whitechappel is becoming nice, the Gurkin, Lloyds building, brick lane.

Thank Christian N
Reviewed 19 October 2015

East End is different, and rapidly changing, as new buildings are expanding from the City. It could disappear soon as the place, you see in the movie Legend" and rear people speaking cockney. From Jack the Ripper Whitechapel to hipster's Shoreditch and from nice and...More

Thank Zarema Z
Reviewed 15 October 2015

If you can get on a walking tour of the area you will find it so much more informative as just wandering around you wont find it really interesting

Thank swift314
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Fascinating 2 hour walking tour by Ben Slow. He was very informative and well organised with excellent knowledge. His passion about the area is quite infectious. Amazing (and surprising) art. Can't say any more - you need to find out for yourselves!

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 1 June 2015

East of St Paul's is the flavour of real London.Either go to Liverpool St and venture east through Artillery Passage,Norton Folgate,Spitalfields and Brick Lane,or go to Bow and walk west down the Mile End Road checking out amazing buildings in Tredegar Square and work your...More

Thank djhall1
Reviewed 14 May 2015

I am a native Londoner and although born in south west London my family came from Canning Town and other parts of north east London. I still shudder at the memory of my handicapped aunt having to live in a hideous tenement a couple of...More

3  Thank WMIM
Reviewed 3 February 2015

This is a part of London that has more history than the rest of London put together. That's why I live here. East London is as vibrant and colorful as it's past. You can experience Brick lane market in the daytime and do the Jack...More

1  Thank DarrenPLondon
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Craig P
22 July 2017|
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Of course I know about the crime rate in this part of London; I'm not 'just' a tourist, either, I live in London part of the year. But, like in other big cities all around the world, even those areas where there is a high... More