London is a city that never falls short of backdrops and sites that are great for taking memorable photographs. From the grandiose architecture to its vibrant street art and colourful markets, London is full of attractive scenes and surroundings. In an era of Instagram and TikTok, this city features some of the stunning sights that are sure to leave your friends and followers awestruck and inspired.
With a stay at the luxurious Park Grand Hyde Park, you’ll be close to the most alluring Insta-worthy places. So, book a stay here and start your exciting journey of sharing pictures, stories, reels and more!
Start your day by getting off at the Paddington Station, minutes away from your hotel in London near Hyde Park. Walk along the canal towards Little Venice and you’ll see the Darcie & May Green, two floating pieces of art. These brightly coloured boats are one of the most popular photo ops in the area and make for a unique Insta-worthy photography spot in the area. If it’s a romantic getaway you’re planning, make sure to take some ‘Love is in the air’ captioned photos with the canal view in the backdrop.
Notting Hill is an Instagrammer's paradise! This vibrant neighbourhood, near your Hyde Park accommodation, is full of colourful houses, charming shops, and delicious food. The Lancaster Road here is known for its iconic purple façade; the Denbigh Terrace and Westbourne Park Road have pastel-hued homes that make the perfect backdrop for aesthetic Instagram pictures.
Experience the unique and vibrant atmosphere of the eclectic Camden Market, shop some amazing antique stuff, enjoy delicious food and the Camden vibe for memories and for the gram!
One of the best ways to experience Camden Market is to take a walk along Regent's Canal. This peaceful canal walk offers stunning views of the city and is also one of London’s most picturesque spots. As you continue to walk along the canal, you'll pass by the Camden Lock which is perfect for street photography and portraits.
An iconic landmark in London and for a good reason, the London Eye must be on your Instagram-worthy spots itinerary. But did you know that you can get an even better view of the London Eye? Head to the opposite side of the Thames and capture the whole wheel in your photo, with you in front of it! At sunset, the golden light of the setting sun will make the London Eye glow, and you'll be able to get a perfect reflection of the wheel in the river.
Fuel yourself for a long day ahead with breakfast near Hyde Park because there are certainly a lot of exciting things to do in Brick Lane. One of the best places to take photos in the quirky neighbourhood of Shoreditch is Brick Lane. This street is lined with vintage shops, colourful studios, and aesthetic designer boutiques, perfect for your Instagram feed! Plus, you can always soak in the good vibes of the pedestrianised market here on a Sunday. There are murals and graffiti everywhere you look, and you're sure to find something that catches your eye. Be sure to explore the picture-perfect side streets as well!
London is a city that is constantly changing, so there are always new and exciting things to see and do. This also means that there are always new photo opportunities popping up. Discover the city with your lens and have fun, and oh, don’t forget to post!