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Southwark

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Traditional English Food Tasting Walking Tour in London
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Across from St Paul's Cathedral and the Millennium foot bridge, you find yourself in Southwark. So many interesting places to see, The Shard, The Golden Hind and of course Borough... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Across from St Paul's Cathedral and the Millennium foot bridge, you find yourself in Southwark. So many interesting places to see, The Shard, The Golden Hind and of course Borough Market. Cross over and take a look.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Vibrant area of London, especially right by the river from the Tate modern to tower bridge. Every time we visit is seems to improve

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Southwark is one of my favourite parts of London as it has a unique combination of beautiful river walks along with lovely restaurants and bars.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

A very happening area in Southeast London. I like the vibe here. There are many attractions nearby, including Parliament, Tower Bridge, Globe Theater, Tate Modern, and the Tower of London. The Shard Tower is here as well as is The London Eye. These sites are good for getting beautiful views of London, and the Shard has a few very nice... More 

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Thank Gaurav S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Southwark park is beautiful, the pond is full of ducklings, goslings and cygnets. There's a fantastic children's play area that is and we'll managed. The cafe is worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Yet another bustling area of central London with plenty to see and do. Within easy walking distance of many popular sights, restaurants and shops.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Blackfriars Bridge and began exploring the area on the the river bank at Blackfriars. The area is busy but has a village feel and the railway arches with their shops and bars, as well as Borough Market were great places to explore.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Walk, sightsee, near river, museum visits, shopping, eats and drinks. Plenty to keep occupied. Good area of city and we walked from Hotel Citizen M to Tate Modern then cross this bridge towards St Paul's Cathedral and beyond to British Museum. You could take buses or taxis but I like to walk and absorb a city when I visit and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stayed in Southwark for Xmas and were pleasantly surprised at how central it was to the London major sights. We were 200m from Borough station and 300m from London Bridge - the Borough markets are a must see, and the 'Shard' is just down the road. Southwark is a real working suburb, loads to see and do yet very... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

took a long walk from st pauls across millenium bridge all the way to tower bridge via borough market. great walking

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