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  • 3 mentions in First time. Most kingdomly vivid places to see in 4 days. During holidays.

    • Philip M.

      Philip M. said, "...The big issue is what do you put on first.. the cream (Devon style) or the jam (Cornish style) ? 6) Greenwich- it's your one-stop shop for stuff to do. OK - it's touristy, but I live here, so had..." See More

    • Bessie K.

      Bessie K. said, "...If you want to take a little farther tube ride I had friends living in New Cross and we'd go to Greenwich for views from the Old Royal Naval College , dinner and drinks, again local small shops and boutiques and..." See More

    • Ama U.

      Ama U. said, "...London Eye Pier and visit London Bridge and Tower Bridge and you can take the river boat all the way to Greenwich and see the Royal Observatory and Maritime Greenwich . The river boat commuter boat is SIGNIFICANTLY cheaper than buying..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Family-friendly neighborhood in London?

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...the Northern Line in 30 minutes (busy at rush hour). Alternatively, most areas in South East London are also nice. Try Greenwich or near Blackheath or Crystal Palace. I don't know much about North or West London - sorry :) J..." See More

    • Barbara-ann D.

      Barbara-ann D. said, "...the river person so favour areas like Crystal Palace and Dulwich(village/East or West) but there are many other options including Richmond, Greenwich, Crouch End, Hampstead Village...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Free things to do in London?

    • Edward R.

      Edward R. said, "...out. But, walk along the Thames, visit The British Museum, Science Museum , Natural History Museum, Museum of London Docklands, visit Greenwich (picnic near the observatory for a great view over the city) and Camden Town, check out 'the scoop at..." See More

    • Mat E.

      Mat E. said, "...see.....The Thames offers a cross section of London's history and variety. You could pay the river bus fare and go to Greenwich with its market, Maritime Greenwich and Observatory and on the way watch the river get wider whilst passing the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best hotel, hostel, or AirBnB for the lowest price in February?!

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...London, you should be able to find an Airbnb very reasonably priced in zone 2. Try around Camden Town, Kings Cross, Greenwich and Stockwell for places that are well connected with central. Basically, anywhere on the Victoria Line, Northern Line, Picadilly..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurants/Nightlife/Cultural Landmarks in London this summer

    • Philip M.

      Philip M. said, "...of decent bars for mid August outdoor drinking. For things to do, you could do worse than a day out in Greenwich- you can see the Cutty Sark - The Sailing Ship (£12 to go inside), the Royal Observatory (Free),..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help me plan a week in London in April

    • maretta k.

      maretta k. said, "...I really recommend getting out to see Greenwich if you have time. There is a ferry that goes out there and seeing the prime meridian is pretty fun. Also the top of hill gives you a nice senic view or the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to visit for out first time out of the country?

    • chuck l.

      chuck l. said, "...to the crown jewels first to avoid the crowds. If you have time get out of london a bit like to Greenwich buy english candy, their chocolates are a lot better. GET the LION BAR, amazing Do a tour of the..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do and where to go in England (london) ?

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...I have a few suggestions about London on my blog: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2013/12/02/london-14/ http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/11/25/5-fun-things-to-do-in-southwark-london/ On top of these, places I've enjoyed visiting is Greenwich Observatory, Tate Modern and Covent Garden (the latter for leisure and shopping)...." See More

  • 1 mention in How to see London off the beaten path?

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...Abbey Road... entirely underwhelming, but fun. Go to 222-B Baker Street to the The Sherlock Holmes Museum. Take the train to Greenwich and stand on the Prime Meridian. They have an excellent museum there, too. Plus, it's a pretty place to..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the must-sees on the East End?

    • Edward R.

      Edward R. said, "...east end is lots of it got bombed in the 2nd WW, and traditionally it wasn't the place for architecture, but Greenwich has the naval colleges (lovely buildings) and the Meantime Brewing Company in the grounds, the National Maritime Museum ,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Wimbledon?

    • Mark R.

      Mark R. said, "...the right side of the city to explore however London is really easy to get around so getting right over to Greenwich on the other side is quick and cheap if you use the London Underground (The Tube) and grab yourself..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can't leave Europe without doing… ?

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...go to 222-B Baker St. Kew Gardens if you like gardens. Leicester Square if you want to take in a show. Greenwich, if you are interested in astronomy. Other than that, just wander around & soak up history by osmosis...." See More

  • 1 mention in Off the beaten path in London?

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "... Greenwich is lovely. There is a market which has a combination of food and arts/ crafts. Greenwich Market . I like walking around the grounds of Old Royal Naval College, walking by the Thames and taking in the view. There are..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best place to take family with two teens/boys and one 22 year old/girl?

    • Lyn C.

      Lyn C. said, "...The London Eye is fun. Greenwich, and all the other normal sight-seeing places in London. Covent Garden, Borough Market. Tower Of London is especially fun. Number Sixteen is my favorite hotel in London but pricey...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best itinerary for 3 days in London and 4 days in Paris

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...that it's 30GBP for an adult and 26GBP for kids...I see though that if you book online it's cheaper). Definitely visit Greenwich Observatory and do take the boat to get there from Westminster. Of course you'll also have to see Big..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do?

    • Lyn C.

      Lyn C. said, "...option,I would go to Hyde Park, Abbey Road, New Oxford St. Have some wonderful pub meals. If you have the time, Greenwich is also quite interesting. And there are other places to see, such as Covent Garden, Harrods. The list goes..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top 5 cities to visit in England?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...also maybe seeing some of Scotland or Wales. From London, some easy day trips include Windsor, Hampton Court Palace, Eltham Palace, Greenwich, none of which require advance train tickets and three of which you can even use an Oyster Card..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 sights I can't miss in London?

    • Nela P.

      Nela P. said, "...reccomend!) And Tower Hill is also really nice with a view of Tower Bridge, The shard and London Bridge! And in Greenwich they have the Emirates Air Line Greenwich Peninsula Terminal (Emirates Air line cable car thing that goes across the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to live in London?

    • Caitlin P.

      Caitlin P. said, "...that is safe, has cute shops, restaurants, etc. I came up with the following list. I think all are safe neighborhoods. Greenwich- I love the maritime feel of Greenwich. Even though its pretty far east, its on the DLR (cutty..." See More

  • 1 mention in London on the Cheap

    • Edward R.

      Edward R. said, "... Greenwich is nice. You can visit the maritime museum for free, wander round the park and see the deer, walk to the royal observatory (costs £10 to go in) but the view from the top is amazing and free.They have a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must visit in 3 days

    • Alex J.

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      Alex J. said, "...Lastly, perhaps go a bit further afield to discover culture rich Brixton(the market there is also an excellent lunch option), maritime Greenwich (you can take the Emirates skyline) or green Hampstead. Hope this gives you a few ideas......." See More

  • 1 mention in Where should we stay with kids in London?

    • Rachel L.

      Rachel L. said, "...London but really worth it if the kids are into Harry Potter). Catch the river boat from central London up to Greenwich and have a picnic there, visit the Cutty Sark, see the Greenwich meridian. Madame Tussauds London has horrendous queues,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best cities in England to visit by train from London?

    • Lissa P.

      Lissa P. said, "...Lots of good answers but you can also skip the train and take a boat ride up the river to Greenwich, where you can visit the Maritime Greenwich and the Royal Observatory, where you can stands along the Greenwich Mean..." See More

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