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Address: 63-65 North Wharf Road, London W2 1LA, England
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A different perspective

I like taking the walk from the Paddington station towards Little Venice, along the canal through this lovely area. It gives a bit different perspective of the city...

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 September 2016
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Rijeka, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

If you leave Paddington Station behind platform s 12 - 14 you can take steps up and you are straight into a magical part of London. At the top fop the steps you are immediately at the canal side and can admire the boots moored there. In late December there was a new restaurant boat that had great food and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Paddington under went a huge regeneration in the last decades and if further has huge projects that will transform it massively. The Paddington waterside has been done beautifully too, although people living in the barges do not contribute towards it's cleaning, no wonder the water can be covered completely at certain times of the year. Lots of blocks of flats... More 

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Rijeka, Croatia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I like taking the walk from the Paddington station towards Little Venice, along the canal through this lovely area. It gives a bit different perspective of the city...

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Thank Borzov
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Looking for something to do that is free, relaxing and different? Just outside of Paddington station, take a walk along the canal to see houseboats, lovely buildings & homes, and bridges. There are sections along the canal with benches to sit & enjoy the view. Do as much or as little as you like.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Walking alongside the river at the Paddington Waterside was a pretty sight, quiet and the folk on the Houseboats were accommodating in greeting you and allowing you to take photos. Some houseboats were specifically decorated enticing you to comment on and take photos of. We an excellent stroll the next morning after a long flight

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Thank Susan M
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

We were staying in a Paddington hotel and this provided us with the opportunity to become quite familiar with the Paddington area. Early one evening, we took a pleasant stroll along the Paddington Waterside. To access the area, we just needed to walk through Paddington Railway Station and out through the side entrance, adjacent to the taxi rank and we... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

Ok place to wander just beware the crazy cyclist who hurtle down the paths better visiting during the week as it does get busy at weekends

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

Try to visit outside of weekday rush hours, when others are heading to and from work, and instead find a quieter time to meander along the canal, study the industrial architecture, watch the wildlife, admire the views and generally chill out while getting some gentle exercise. If time and energy permits, you can really go quite a long way in... More 

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Fowey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Lovely walk from Paddington to little Venice. Loved seeing the canal boats but cyclists going far to fast with no regard for anyone did take the edge off a tad

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Thank GarfieInFowey
Reutlingen, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

Me and my boyfriend walked by this place to our way to Little Venice. It is a really quiet place to relax, the little bridge is cute und the canel ist beautiful to walk by plus its refreshingly cool in the summer.

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