Chinese New Year preparations in London

In London yesterday, Chinatown was a hub of activity preparing for the Chinese New Year celebrations.
Chinatown London 2013

As you can see, there were A LOT of lanterns, and there were more being hung up all along the street.

Chinatown London 2013

Chinatown London 2013

Several restaurants were already giving out fortune cookies…as was the Hippodrome Casino.

Chinatown London 2013

Chinatown London 2013

And of course, it wouldn’t be a proper celebration unless there was cake!

Chinatown London 2013

The oblique exposure duo will hopefully be attending some of the Chinese New Year festivities taking place in Manchester city centre tomorrow – last year it was good fun.

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This entry was posted by Jennifer Ferreira.

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