Tower Hamlets, one of the smallest boroughs of London, lies in the east of London city.Tower Hamlets is a thickly populated district enjoying a wealth of diversity.The London Borough covers an area of about 8 square miles. It is flanked by the wards of Hackney toward the north, River Thames in the South, Newham and the City of London in the east and west sides. Tower Hamlets is a young ward having more than 33% of the populace in the age group 20-34.Tower Hamlets is renowned for its curry places at Tayyabs and Brick Lane, the hip art exhibition centre, the business sector in Spitalfields, the elegant shops, the East London Mosque at Whitechapel, the financial areas around Canary Wharf and much more.
For shopping lovers, Tower Hamlets has a wide range of street markets like the Sunday Flower Market at Columbia Road.Spitalfields Market is a large market that has stores decorated with books, CDs, DVDs, ornaments, designer stalls and cafes that saturate every London market.The Tower Bridge Exhibition revives the fascinating history of the bridge that dates back 100 years ago with its alluring animations and displays.The V&A Museum of Childhood was inaugurated by the Prince and Princess of Wales in 1872.The Museum hosts the childhood exhibits and relevant, events thus renamed as the Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood.The Whitechapel Art Gallery in the western side of the borough displays modern and elegant art works. Noteworthy open spaces include Victoria park and Cemetery park.Tower Bridge enables traffic across the Thames river, and the borough is connected to Southwark region by the Rotherhithe Tunnel. The tunnels-pedestrian and the Blackwall provides a link with Greenwich.
One of the London's best city farms, Mudchute boasts flora and fauna with pygmy goats, pigs and llamas.Other farmhouses of the borough are in Stepney and Spitalfields. At the point when the tide is low and the climate clement,Wapping foreshore turns into an engaging suntrap, and local people can be seen dragging their parasols down onto the rocks.Wrapping foreshore is a decent spot for beachcombing, with the debris of the Thames consistently cleaning up shorewards.A 26-storey residential building in Poplar, Balfron Tower has a height of about 84 metres containing 146 homes. Balfron Tower was fabricated by famous architect Erno Goldfinger.Wilton’s Music Hall is a perfect venue of artistic distinction.With a hive of activity Wilton’s offer a vibrant medley of heritage and learning, anchored by a historic building.
One Canada Square is a colossal edifice in Canary Wharf. It was the tallest structure in London from 1990 to 2010 but was surpassed by The Shard.The Tower of London, a historic castle, lies within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.The ancient Tower which shine with priceless jewels has seen service as royal palace, prison, armoury and a zoo. The Limehouse Basin in Limehouse provides a link from the Regent's Canal to the River Thames, via the Limehouse Basin Lock.Rich Mix is a hub for real artists in East London and has spaces for innovative businesses, three movies and a multitude of flexible event spaces.The Blind Beggar is a tavern in Whitechapel in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.The Bar is known as the place on which the Salvation Army started.