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Clerkenwell, London

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#62 of 67 in Neighborhoods in London
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
Stroll along streets lined with heritage-listed buildings in London’s attractive Clerkenwell. Once known as "Little Italy," this area is now packed full of listed town houses, historic buildings, museums, Michelin-star restaurants, and cafes. The area was once an ancient parish, linking nearby Islington with the city of London, making it a desirable place to live; Oliver Cromwell even owned a house here in the 17th century. Wander along the quaint streets, follow small alleyways to find hidden pubs, and stop by the street market for a bite to eat. Plan my day in London using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • we were 4 Italian-English friends to eat on advice and I must say that you eat better at their restaurant in marylebone! the thing that annoyed us and that the manager in charge miss karm or carmen...  more »
  • This is an area that under went a huge regeneration in the last 20 years with more being built as you pass through here. We walked the other day on the way to the Postal Museum, which I highly...  more »

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