Mainly a residential district of Inner London, Islington is a district in Greater London and is part of the London Borough of Islington. It stretches from Islington High Street to Highbury Fields and includes the area around Upper Street and Southgate Road.
The neighbourhood combines the chic Georgian squares with some simple parts. Islington has a flourishing theatre scene and exciting nightlife. The area is home to Arsenal, the biggest football club of London.
Places close to Islington include Angel, Canonbury, Hoxton, Holloway, King’s Cross, St Luke’s and Finsbury to name a few.
Islington is well served by various bus routes. The major bus interchange is located near Angel tube station.
The nearby stations are Angel tube station, Essex Road train station, King’s Cross, Highbury & Islington station and St Pancras International.