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Get to know the cultural heart of London by wandering the streets of South Bank. Located adjacent to the famous Thames River, the neighborhood features an eclectic mix of shops, cafes, restaurants, and artistic venues. Stroll down the riverside walk with views of the House of Parliament, or admire fine art at the Hayward Gallery, the largest public art space in the UK. Take your time exploring the many local bars and cafes, or take a cruise down the river for more London sightseeing. Check the neighborhood’s website for a list of upcoming free outdoor festivals and concerts. Plan your visit to South Bank and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our London online trip itinerary planner .
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  • And so, Yes. Get off at Waterloo Station and will take you to the London Eye, later go Concert Hall, National Theatre, London Television Centre, Bankside Gallery, Shakespeare's Globe, Millennium Bridge, Tate Modern Museum (and on the other side of the river you have The Cathedral Of St. Paul), pass the following bridges, shops, and narrow streets, holding all the time the waterfront until you claim to Tower Bridge (and on the other side of the river is the Tower of London). A beautiful walk with views of the river and popular tourist attractions. London in a nutshell.
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  • City lights the water the amazing atmosphere. If you are in London you have to take a stroll down the south bank you will find plenty of restaurants to choose from. Street performers, skateboarders do...  more »
  • Often surprised by tourists reliance on transport in London (such as the tube). Get out and walk, get lost and enjoy it. We've lived here three years and still class this as one of our favourite walks...  more »
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