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London Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods

London attractions: historical quarters and trendy squares



Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


1 Piccadilly Circus
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Rank: 6 About 327

Piccadilly Circus has nothing to do with the real circus. The word means 'circle' in Latin. This is a famous public place and road junction in London. This place is popular mainly for large number...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Piccadilly Circus, London + Share


2 Camden Town
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Rank: 9 About 327

Camden Town is the name of the area which is situated within the London Borough of Camden in London. It is occasionally shortened to Camden. This town is an inner city district which is...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Camden High Street London NW1 8QP, United Kingdom + Share


3 Trafalgar Square
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Rank: 10 About 327

Trafalgar Square is the heart of London. This square was created to celebrate the victory of the English fleet against the French and Spanish in 1805. Statues, fountains and obelisks occupy the square, making it one of the most beautiful in London....

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4 Oxford Street
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Rank: 16 About 327

Oxford Street is a major thoroughfare in Westminster in London. There are over 548 shops at the street, which is known as the busiest shopping streets of Europe.  Some of the...

Reviewed by: Darshadana
Address: Oxford Street, Londra + Share


5 Notting Hill
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Rank: 19 About 327

Notting Hill is a beautiful area situated to the west of London and is close to the Kensington Gardens. This is a cosmopolitan district which is also known popularly for its annual...

Reviewed by: Nadish
Address: Portobello road + Share


6 Greenwich
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Rank: 22 About 327

This neighborhood, besides being famous for the crossing of the prime meridian, is known to be the leafy suburb of London, with several parks. Among the attractions, the Royal Observatory and also the National Maritime Museum.

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Address: Greenwich + Share


7 soho
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Rank: 25 About 327

Soho is a district situated in central part of London. The southern part of this neighborhood is widely known as the gay village in London. Some of the attractions here include the Chinatown, the...

Reviewed by: Akhil
Address: Soho + Share


8 Carnaby Street
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Rank: 29 About 327

Carnaby Street was the heart of a new cultural and youthful expression. Beatles, Rolling Stones and The Who are just some of the artists who have passed by. Even today, in this place, you can feel the atmosphere of trend and innovation that has made...

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Address: Carnaby Street + Share


9 City of London
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Rank: 30 About 327

The City of London is the original center of the metropolis, now the financial center of the world. The architecture is impressive and modern, but there are also ruins of the Roman period, such as the old defensive walls.

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Address: City of London + Share


10 Covent Garden
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Rank: 32 About 327

The Covent Garden District is located in Greater London County of London in England.This place is mainly famous for the Royal Opera House, theatres, several restaurants, bars, street performers and a large number...

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11 Abbey Road
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Rank: 33 About 327

Tourist destination for rock lovers and not only. Those of Abbey Road are the most immortalized zebra crossings in the world ! To take a picture while you cross the street you have to queue up, but it is the best way to feel, if only for a moment, a...

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12 Chelsea e King's Road
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Rank: 35 About 327

Aristocratic and elegant district of London, inhabited by wealthy people with clubs that adapt to their life style. Villette, in Victorian style, high-class atmosphere, designers's boutiques and celebrities residences. A walk through the streets of...

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Address: + Share


13 The south bank
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Rank: 45 About 327

The south bank of the river Thames which divides London into two distinct cities, the north and the south, is one of the most splendid and easiest ways to enjoy London.  The first thing about...

Reviewed by: Allessandra
Address: South Bank + Share


14 Shoreditch
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Rank: 55 About 327

Shoreditch is situated in London within the London Borough of Hackney. This is a built up part of the inner city to the north of London. Shoreditch Church and Shoreditch...

Reviewed by: Angha
Address: Shoreditch + Share


15 City of Westminster
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Rank: 63 About 327

City of Westminster is the district with the highest number of important buildings of the political and cultural life of London, The Houses of Parliament, Downing Street, Buckingham Palace, as well as the National Gallery. The beauty of these...

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16 Hampstead
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Rank: 71 About 327

District just north of the City, including a large green area, like Parliament Hill, a residential area and one of the richest and wealthiest parts of the city, called by the inhabitants "Village". The neighborhood is full of pastries and historic...

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Address: Hampstead + Share


17 leicester square
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Rank: 78 About 327

Leicester square is a pedestrian square situated in the West End of London. This square lies within Westminster city and is named after Robert...

Reviewed by: Nadish
Address: + Share


18 canary wharf
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Rank: 89 About 327

Canary Wharf is a thriving and vibrant business district with large office buildings and a wide range of shops. There are various pubs, restaurants and wine bars too along with healthcare and leisure facilities available to all....

Reviewed by: Harsh
Address: Canary wharf + Share


19 Knightsbridge
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Rank: 96 About 327

Home to the most famous shopping center of London, Harrods. The district maintains the same elegant style also in the surrounding streets, luxurious buildings, trendy restaurants and elegant boutiques.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Knightsbridge + Share


20 Marylebone
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Rank: 98 About 327

A neighborhood characterized by Georgian squares and picturesque streets that are a pleasure to discover for the visitors. Do not miss a peek at Bell Street with its many art galleries. In this district you will also find the Wax Museum and one...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: marylebone + Share

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