Notting Hill

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Place To See


Made famous by Notting Hill, the rom-com featuring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant, Notting Hill is a well-off neighborhood with tall Victorian townhouses, some painted pastel colors. It’s also the name of the tube station which is nearest the beginning of Portobello Road market.

Insider Tip

Visit on Saturdays when the Portobello Road market, the world’s largest antiques market, is in full swing. If you're visiting London on the last weekend in August, go for the Notting Hill Carnival, a long weekend of carnival parades, sound systems, jerk chicken, and rum punch celebrating the area’s Afro-Caribbean heritage.

Afar Magazine
Away from the fray of central London are the neighborhoods that define capital living. Though Notting Hill has been gentrified, the colored houses and secondhand markets still nod to its... View full review from Afar Magazine
Address: London, England