Shoreditch is an artsy area adjacent to the equally trendy Hoxton neighbourhood. Young creatives and trendsetters frequent the trendy clubs and bars around Shoreditch High Street, Great Eastern Street and Old Street. The eclectic food scene offers everything from trendy chain restaurants and posh gastropubs to artisanal cafes and noodle bars. There are numerous vintage and design shops in the area.
The keywords here are originality and imagination: in these streets you will feel like you are in an open-air art gallery. It is one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the capital and a real mecca for street art enthusiasts, with graffiti signed by internationally renowned artists such as Banksy.