Lewisham, which is easily accessible by bus from campus, has a shopping centre with high street stores as well as a large market selling everything from food and flowers to bric-a-brac.
The area, which is in the process of major regeneration, also has a pop up street food market and plenty of green spaces.
Want to find out more? Read Time Out's guide to Lewisham.
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Goldsmiths: 20 minutes away
Heathrow Airport: 80 minutes away
Gatwick Airport: 50 minutes away
London Bridge: 10 minutes away