Established by hard knocks and tough as nails immigrants, Stepney makes no apologies. This unfiltered east London neighborhood’s no fuss, no frills attitude rewards those looking for a hardy atmosphere where the pubs are simple and the pints are tall. Although a few relics of its Victorian-era architectural past survive, brick apartment towers and terraced homes now characterize the neighborhood. Stepney’s stone churches and namesake green space provide solace from its lean surroundings.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
A Laid Back East London Neighborhood
... very cosmopolitan and caters to most tastes - the whole area got a huge boost from last year's Olympics and the energy continues to be very positive and trendy too."
Stepney City Farm
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Arne is a German photographer and cameraman. He gained experience in various fields such as TV drama, commercials, and documentaries. His work has taken him all over the world and since 2008, he's been based in London where he recently finished his MA of Arts at Goldsmiths College. While working for Airbnb, he discovered a completely new side of London and many of its hidden secrets.
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