Taking a look at London in the Swinging Sixties
A 1960s capital vibe
The Swinging Sixties took place in the United Kingdom during the mid-to-late 1960s. Swinging London was the epicenter of this exciting era, which emphasized modernity and fun-loving hedonism, and reconfigured the music, fashion, photography, movies, and art of youth culture. But London in the 1960s didn't always swing so smoothly. The capital also had its fair share of crime, and witnessed political unrest and anti-establishment revolt.
Click through the following gallery and take a nostalgic look at Swinging London.