Our place is close to the Olympic park & Westfield shopping centre in Stratford. It's a 2 min walk to Forest Gate station and 5 mins (train) to Stratford, 11 mins to Liverpool street Brick lane, Shoreditch and the City of London. Between 10 and 30 min travel to most of central London. Lots of parks are a stroll away. A fine pub with great kitchen and beer garden is just behind the house. The neighborhood are an eclectic mix of , european, caribbean and far East. The ''real'' East End of London.