London's busiest roads might be jam-packed with commuters, tourists and shoppers. But often, one quick turn to the left or right, takes you to the city's hidden shortcuts. Be honest — how many of these passageways did you know about?
Lovat Lane, near Monument Source Maggiejones Almeida Passage, Islington Source Accidentallondoner Simpsons Tavern, Ball Court, Cornhill Source Beautifulengland Wardrobe Terrace, near Blackfriars Source Wirewiping St Chad's Place, near King's Cross Source Londoncanals Craven Passage, hidden behind Charing Cross station Source Byrnephotography Austin Friars Passage Source Bleedinglondoncity Passing Alley, EC1 Source Sequinsandcherryblossom Magpie Alley, which houses an old crypt Source Knowledgeoflondon Goodwin's Court, central London Source Aglimpseoflondon Lodge of the curator of Dr Johnson's House, Gough Square Source Wikimedia Baltic Avenue, Westbourne Park Source Balticavenue St Bride's Avenue, off Fleet Street Source Gosling Austin Friars Passage, the City Source Thatpeachcreekbrit Hanway Street off Oxford Street Source Welovefoodtweet Bengal Court, in the City Source Bleedinglondoncity Brydges Place, Covent Garden Source Nika Garrett
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Last Updated 03 February 2017