This apartment is situated by the lovely Victoria Park in Hackney which is a fantastic large green space, home to a Park CafÃ©, ponds complete with Pedalo boats and great pubs on the perimeter. 2 minutes away , you will find Victoria Park Village which is scattered with lovely pubs and cafes, as well as the famous Ginger Pig butchers. Nearby is the popular Broadway Market, which has a Market on Saturdays of various food and craft stalls, and is considered one of the best markets in London. This also leads to London Fields Park, which has a relaxing heated Lido, for outdoor swimming. The centre of Hackney itself is a great place to explore, with the Hackney Picturehouse cinema, various bars, cafes and vintage shops to peruse. The nearby Bethnal Green is also a popular East London haunt and home to the V & A museum of childhood.