Based on your preferences, we think you'd really enjoy a first jaunt within the UK, namely East London. It has all the culture and nightlife of New York... but without the long flights.
- Make your base at Point A London Liverpool Street.
- Get shopping at Spitalfields Market and on Brick Lane > Hot tips: Offspring & Office for cult trainers, Dr. Martin’s for timeless classics, Rag & Bone for denim, Flying Tiger for clever household bits, and Brick Lane for vintage treasure and small designers.
- Grab some food and check out the pop-ups at Boxpark > Rudi’s Jerk Shack is the real deal, as are the New York style slices from Voodoo Rays.