Hyde Park Corner to Italian Gardens: Arches and Watery Wonders

There’s nothing quite like walking through a park and along a river, and today I’ll be visiting some of London’s best green spaces! My route begins at Hyde Park Corner where I’ll visit the Wellington Arch¬†and the Apsley Gate, before heading to Hyde Park and the beautiful lakes at the Serpentine. From there I go…… Continue reading Hyde Park Corner to Italian Gardens: Arches and Watery Wonders

Mile End Park to London Fields: Exploring Parks of the 19th & 21st Century

Hello there! Thanks for joining me for another walking adventure across the city of London! This week I’m going to be exploring East London, where my journey begins at Mile End Park. From there I’ll take the beautiful Regent’s Canal walk to the amazing Victoria Park, before finishing in the very peaceful London Fields. Based…… Continue reading Mile End Park to London Fields: Exploring Parks of the 19th & 21st Century

St Paul’s Cathedral to Moorgate: The Influence of The Great Fire of London

A warm welcome to a new week, and a new walk! This instalment takes me from the iconic St Paul’s Cathedral past the financial district of Bank before finishing in Finsbury Circus in Moorgate. So grab your boots, and let’s get walking! My journey begins at St Paul’s Cathedral which has had a dedication to…… Continue reading St Paul’s Cathedral to Moorgate: The Influence of The Great Fire of London

Leadenhall Market to Old Spitalfields Market: From Selling Food to Food Architecture

Welcome once again as I delve into London’s great walks and history! Today’s journey takes me from one market to another. I begin at Leadenhall Market and then go via some well-known modern landmarks, The Cheese Grater and The Gherkin. I then stop by London Liverpool Street Station before going¬†through Petticoat Lane Market and ending…… Continue reading Leadenhall Market to Old Spitalfields Market: From Selling Food to Food Architecture