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How to Play like a Kid in Shoreditch

06 June 2018

Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

With its endless creativity and open-mindedness, Shoreditch is the one place in London where your inner kid can be truly unleashed. From ball pits and bowling to bowls of cereal it is truly an adult playground, with the added bonus of cocktails.

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Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

Shoreditch is like a box of chocolates – you never know what you’re going to get. From ethical treats to chocolate pizzas and chocolate-smothered bubble waffles we’ve picked our top cocoa fixes.

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Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

It’s Friday night and the streets of The City, on the outskirts of Shoreditch, are dense with after-work socialisers. Yet amidst the crowds and impervious buildings, like a twinkling button on a grey suit, is a tiny, eye-catching Turkish palace: The Victorian Bath House.

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Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

Self-described as a ‘velvet fist in an iron glove’, Iron Bloom is a new restaurant and cocktail bar in Shoreditch. With hard-edged industrial warehouse décor framing a menu of succulent dishes and delicate cocktails, the description is succinctly apt.

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Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

42 Acres Shoreditch is one of East London's coolest work spaces. Jeya Lorenz, one of its founders, answers questions about all things Shoreditch; from the best place to grab a morning coffee to the ideal spot for a little me-time. It's your conscious guide to enjoying all that Shoreditch has to offer.

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Cari Thomas

Freelance writer and East London explorer. Unearthing the city’s playful side with a love of anything immersive, especially if it involves food.

Summer is about to arrive in Shoreditch and things are getting all levels of hippie happy!

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