Are you in dire need of a new Instagram shot? We feel your pain. But no fear – scouring out a #IGgoals place for shooting is pretty simple in Shoreditch. Full to the brim with pulsating street art, funky eateries and general good vibes, the area is known as the hippest place to hang out (and shoot) in London.  

We run down the top 5 list of places in Shoreditch to get your latest Instagram post. #duh

Fashion Street is being constantly updated with new art pieces, meaning your feed will never get tired of the most vibrant street art around. The cobbles of East London have never been as alive as they are within the glitter sprinkled bricks of Fashion Street. Be sure to check out the latest art piece by @mrcenzone, an intergalactic mural that is sure to rack up some likes.

WARNING: Chance Street may make your eyes explode with happiness. Dressed up with all the vivacious shades you can imagine, Chance Street is the ultimate paradise for any Instagrammer who just wants to pose in front of rainbows all day. You may want to choose a few different spots, as this street isn’t just a one-hit wonder. Quirky designs are splattered at ease so leave plenty of time to appreciate the pieces as they are sure to inspire any budding creator. 

If you fancy welcoming an old school vibe to your feed, Fournier Street is the place. Georgian townhouses and historical reference points are infamous in this area; the stunning old fashioned architecture is enough to make you push your smartphones aside and reach for your quills and monocles instead. Don’t forget to check out 11 and a half Fournier Street – a unique street address, if we’ve ever heard one.  


Boxpark is a shipping container of dreams – a pop up mall of the coolest eateries, bars and fashion stores around, this has something for everyone. With a wide variety of aesthetically pleasing places to dine, it’ll be difficult not to be that annoying Instagrammer who won’t let anyone eat until the perfect food shot has been taken. Don’t say we didn’t warn you. 


Sprinkle a dash of bohemian and add a pinch of quirk and you have the Shoreditch Food Village. A spot for the most eager of foodies, this is the perfect place if you want to add some food #realness to your IG. Take your pick from a variety of exotic dishes and get your filter sorted, as you indulge in the best kind of therapy. 

Happy Instagramming! 

– Piece by Lauren Codling