Nestled beside the leafy wilds of Hampstead Heath, this charming village in North London is a whirl of cosy pubs, cobbled streets and upscale boutiques. Explore historic houses such as Keats House and Kenwood House, take a stroll (or a swim in summer) on the heath, or catch sweeping views of the capital from Parliament Hill.
Things to do in Hampstead
Insider's guide to Hampstead
10 reasons to visit Hampstead
Award-winning travel and lifestyle blogger Julie Falconer, aka A Lady in London, takes you on a tour of her former neighbourhood in her must-read Hampstead area guide.
From shopping at an antique emporium to enjoying a pint in a characterful pub, let Julie be your guide to this picture-pretty London village.
A 20-minute jaunt on the Northern line from central London, discover why Hampstead is a tranquil spot to base yourself when staying in the capital.