Visiting Chinatown in London is filled with a lot of excitement and information. This is because not only can you get a rich history lesson, but you can also walk the streets for great deals and wonderful food. You can be sure to have fun no matter what time of the year you choose to visit Chinatown. They welcome tourists, and visitors who would like to learn more about their culture and way of life.
London’s Chinatown offers an assortment of shops to visit and purchase gifts for the ones at home. You can also visit the outside markets that allow you to pick up fresh produce and herbs to cook with. They also offer fresh tea and seafood for anyone who would like to purchase these items fresh, and outside of a grocery store setting. There are a number of shops to look into while visiting, there are also too many to name.
Restaurants that are full with authentic Chinese food are one of the biggest reasons why tourists frequent Chinatown. There are a number of wonderful Chinese restaurants that provide the best service, and the most delicious food. Depending on what you enjoy the most, you might want to frequent certain restaurants over others. A number of them offer only the best Dim Sum, while others specialize in seafood. Find the perfect meal you’re looking for right in the heart of London’s Chinatown.
Whenever you’re planning your next family trip, make sure to put London’s Chinatown on your list. Find out when the festivals are being held, and bring the whole family for some Chinese traditional fun. Decorate crafts, go shopping in the market, or just hang out for the shows during the festivals. Whatever your choice is, you can be sure the whole family will have fun, and leave with smiles on their faces and delicious food in their tummies.
Top Chinatowns in the United States:
- Boston China Town • Chicago China Town • Los Angeles China Town • New York / Manhattan China Town
- Oakland China Town • Philadelphia China Town • San Francisco China Town • Seattle China Town
Top Chinatowns in Canada:
- Calgary China Town • Edmonton China Town • Ottawa China Town • Toronto China Town • Vancouver China Town
- Victoria China Town
Top Chinatowns (Outside of North America):
London Chinatown Gate courtesy Mack Male; Chinatown at night courtesy Pam Brophy; Chinatown street courtesy Gambitek.