12 Great Walks Around London

We love this time year – autumn showers aside; it’s still light by the time we finish work and the evenings are still pleasantly warm which means one thing…

…its that perfect time of the year to stroll through London and let the ever-constant urban buzz wash away the stress of the day and ease us into our evening. Whether you are an after work stroller like us, or more of a weekend rambler, either way, here are some ideas for great walks.

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Take a stroll along the picture-pretty South Bank

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Follow the towpath through tranquil Little Venice to discover a slew of waterfront cafes and pubs

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Walk across Millennium Bridge from St. Paul’s Cathedral to Tate Modern and Shakespeare’s Globe


Millennium Bridge and St. Pauls at sunset

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Stroll through the lush riverside village of Richmond; start at the White Cross pub and continue past the rural idyll of Petersham Meadows, until you reach Ham House

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Take a shady walk amongst the 35,000 monuments of Brompton Cemetery, including one of suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst

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Escape the city in the ancient woodland of Highgate Wood

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Spot rare plants and insects in Epping Forest

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Chill out in the Barbican Conservatory which homes tropical plants, trees and fish

Kyoto Japanese Garden in Holland Park

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Achieve Zen in the Kyoto Japanese Garden in Holland Park

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Take a look at the Watts Victorian memorial in Postman’s Park, which features in the movie Closer

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Be dazzled by the wildflowers at the Phoenix Garden in London’s West End

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Flower fans can soak up the floral colours and aromas of Columbia Road Flower Market

Colombia Road Flower Market

2017-04-12T12:59:10+00:00By The Content Monkeys|Things To Do|

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