Much of Hammersmith village was demolished in the 1930s. Luckily, the neighborhood’s most important attribute remained intact: its local pub. The original riverside pub is still serving, and it’s a neighborhood mainstay when it comes to the intimate establishments that preserve its small-town appeal. Combine its local lore with the presence of multinational companies and its role as a transportation hub, and you’ve got a neighborhood that exudes old-world charm amid sleek modernity.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Commuter Paradise, Commercial Hub
Relaxation Along the Riverside
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French photographer Antoine Breant has now lived in London for the past two years. This project for Airbnb gave him a chance to explore new spaces within London, get acquainted with the British way of life, and encounter a new dimension of the city.