HACKNEY WICK STREET ART CANAL TRAIL

Move along Digbeth. When it comes to urban art, London can give Birmingham a firm run for its money. Since the rejuvenation of Hackney Wick for the 2012 London Olympics, numerous floating and canal side bars, coffee shops, and cinemas (!) have popped up, yet aside from these watering holes (…), there is plenty of urban art to discover while wandering around the area. Here are some of the best bits we found on a recent trip.