City of London
From high-street favourites to designer boutiques, the City of London hosts a range of shopping experiences, across stunning locations. Whilst you’re living in the district, you’ll definitely want to visit the shopping complexes below:
One New Change: Built in 2010 by architect Jean Nouvel, this contemporary retail centre boasts over 60 stores, over three separate floors. You can also enjoy the public roof terrace that offers stunning views of St. Paul’s Cathedral.
Bow Lane and Cheapside: One of London’s oldest shopping areas (preserved since the medieval times), that is popular amongst locals and city workers during the week. Bow Lane and Cheapside is home to a range of restaurants, cafes, banks and high-street shops.
Royal Exchange: As one of Britain’s well-known historical buildings, a visit to the Royal Exchange is an absolute must. Here you’ll find luxury brands, bespoke jewellery, designer labels and an exquisite restaurant and bar in the centre.
Spitalfields: Ideal for a bustling and unique shopping experience. This old covered market, which was previously home to the city’s fruit, vegetable and flower market, hosts stalls and a selection of restaurants and shops.