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Welcome to the City of London!
A City within a city, in a country within a country.
As we will walk across the city you will see how modern architecture seamlessly mixes with classical buildings. We will stop to admire St. Pauls's Cathedral, the GuildHall, and the Bank of England, as well as the modern architecture masterpieces such as The Gherkin and Lloyds of London.
More importantly, you will hear the stories of the major events that shaped the development of the city. We will also talk about old medieval traditions that are still practiced today and how they have impacted the modern world.
Audio tour developed by GlobeTrott Travel
Image by Lachlan Gowen
Mark Monroe’s hidden gems cabbie tour
Hello! I’m Mark Monroe a London taxi driver. I'm sure you’ve seen plenty of us in London since you arrived. Yes, I drive the iconic London black taxi, a vehicle that’s instantly recognizable around the world, maybe you’ve even taken a ride in one already if so you’ve been driven by one of the most qualified taxi drivers in the world! We spend around 3 years studying to get our famous green badge that's a total of 17000 streets and roads to remember as well as over 30,000 points of interest and there’s practically nothing we don’t know about this amazing city. Today I’m going to take you to the places that only London cabbies would know, those quirky hidden gems that are not only fascinating but will also give you an insight into London’s rich history. So buckle up, and get ready to be astounded by some of London’s best-kept secrets from a real London taxi driver!
Audio tour developed by Mark Monroe
Tour images by Mark Monroe
Step back in time and explore the rich historical heritage of the Royal Borough of Greenwich, a globally-renowned destination that boasts an abundance of fascinating sites. From links to Romans, Tudor Royalty and British Imperial history, this tour offers a unique insight into the cultural tapestry of this charming town. The pièce de résistance of this off-the-beaten track tour is the Greenwich Maritime UNESCO heritage site, which has earned its place as the navigational centre of the world. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the captivating history of Greenwich, a journey that will leave you feeling culturally enriched and enlightened.