Charing Cross Road, London
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Charing Cross Road is a street in central London running immediately north of St Martin-in-the-Fields to St Giles Circus (the intersection with Oxford Street) and then becomes Tottenham Court Road. It is so called because it serves Charing Cross railway station (named for the nearby Charing Cross).HistoryCharing Cross Road was developed, in conjunction with Shaftesbury Avenue, by the Metropolitan Board of Works under an 1877 Act of Parliament at a cost of £778,238. The two streets and others such as the Thames Embankment, Northumberland Avenue, Kingsway and Aldwych were built to improve traffic flow through central London. It incorporated the routes of several older streets.Make Charing Cross Road part of your personalized London itinerary using our London itinerary maker.
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Все движется, кто на вокзал, кто с вокзала, активное двухсторонее движение..На любителя в рабочий день. Мы же предпочитаем вынырнуть тут из подземки и пробежаться по ней в выходной ))Everything moves, who at the station who from active two-way traffic.. On the fan in the working day. We prefer to come here from subways and run through it into the output))show original
Очень оживленная улица в центре города, всегда забитая туристами и местными жителями. Начинается она у Трафальгарской площади и плавно перетекает в Тотенхем-Корт Роуд после пересечения с Оксфорд Авеню... read more »A very lively street in the heart of the city, always crammed with tourists and local residents. It starts at Trafalgar Square and smoothly flows in Totenhem Court Road after the junction with Oxford Avenue. Here the mass of shops and restaurants, theatres, and the street itself is very London spirit. I enjoyed the ride on her nights in a hotel on the second floor of the bus-Street looks very picturesque in the dark.show original
Charing Cross Rd as it is currently is a real rich mix. Part section of antiquated bookshops, part access to Soho and Covent Garden it harbours old and accommodates new within the same stretch of side... read more »
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