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?
Hanway Street off Oxford Street Source Welovefoodtweet Austin Friars Passage Source Bleedinglondoncity Lovat Lane, near Monument Source Maggiejones Change Alley, the City Source Londonmatt St Chad's Place, near King's Cross Source Londoncanals Goodwin's Court, central London Source Aglimpseoflondon Craven Passage, hidden behind Charing Cross station Source Byrnephotography Passing Alley, EC1 Source Sequinsandcherryblossom Baltic Avenue, Westbourne Park Source Balticavenue Bengal Court, in the City Source Bleedinglondoncity Simpsons Tavern, Ball Court, Cornhill Source Beautifulengland St Bride's Avenue, off Fleet Street Source Gosling Almeida Passage Source Accidentallondoner Austin Friars Passage, the City Source Thatpeachcreekbrit Brydges Place, Covent Garden Source Nika Garrett Lodge of the curator of Dr Johnson's House, Gough Square Source Wikimedia Magpie Alley, which houses an old crypt Source Knowledgeoflondon Wardrobe Terrace, near Blackfriars Source Wirewiping
Last Updated 03 February 2017