Dalston Kingsland Station (Stop R)
10-20 minute from your room. Pop into Ridley Road Market before travelling north where you can pick up connections to Kings Cross adn Earl's Court.
trains to Higher and Islington, Hampstead Heath and Richmond to the west and Stratford, Straftfor International and Westfield shopping centre to the east
“Food , clothes, incense and a wide range of goods. Very good prices. don't forget to visit the Ararat Bakery for freshly baked hot flatbreads”
“This train line will take you to Liverpool St station where you can connect with most tube lines.”
“Because it's the best place to get a feel for Hackney's Cultural mix. And for the Ararat Bakery flatbread And the Chinese man who offers TCM herbs and chair massages at very reasonable cost And the essential Oils and soaps And the Incense Man And fresh fish And every vegetable you can imagine And very cheap clothes and household goods”
“West Reservoir is used for open-water swimming during the summer, but I like to run round it on winter mornings, as the reservoir always seems to have a spooky mist covering it. Whenever I’ve been there, it’s been pan flat, so you get a great reflection of the London cityscape. From Highbury Fields, run along Newland Walk—an old railway line—to Clissold Park, one of London’s finest, with its own woodland trail. Then head to West Reservoir; dip a toe into Finsbury Park before heading back to Highbury Fields via Gillespie Park. That’s 10.5 km.”
“Extra fare on top of your Oyster card per trip but it's worth trying if the weather is nice and you are keen on taking photos. It will take you all the way to Tower bridge and London Eye.”