Residents range from families to professionals and retired. Regarding nationalities, there is a reasonable amount of European expats, especially french, living in Kensington.
Kensington selection of parks and green spaces also makes it one of the best neighbourhoods in London. You can always go to the Kensington Gardens, at the Kensington Palace northeast of the district, and to the Holland Park.
For drinks after work, go straight to the Churchill Arms. With its flamboyant flower-decorated façade, this is the perfect spot to have a great ale. The old school Piano Bar, in Kensington High Street, is also a great choice!l
For many, leisure takes place at Kensington High Street, one of London’s finest shopping streets. Kensington is not far from Harrods, so you can always go there if you crave some splurging.