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I am very impressed with Southwark and recommend anyone new to London to explore this vibrant area south of the river. One can easily access it by walking over one of the several bridges from the north bank or by underground or bus. There are...More
Even though this area is perpetually overcrowded and despite my distaste for crowds, Southwark remains one of my favorite places in one of my favorite cities. Art and culture, history, theatre, dining--it's all here. The Globe and the Tate Modern are great, but I also...More
A very central and very nice neighborhood.Many important points of interest of London are placed here:The Shard,The Southwark Cathedral,Shakespeare's Globe,Tate Modern,the lovely Borough Market,the City Hall.A lot of restaurants,pubs,cafes as long as is an area full of tourists.A place not to be missed!
We spent a full week in a beautiful rented flat. This is a very interesting part of the city and walking distance to everything. Also tube and train stations if you desire. Lots of great food and shopping. Next time in London we will spend...More
We had visited Southwark during a previous stay in London and had enjoyed its vibe. Therefore, when we were enjoying another long stroll along the South Bank, we spent sometime checking out Southwark again.
This time, we spent much of our time in the locale,...More
Southwark borough came into effect in 1965 when 3 smaller areas amalgamated. Southwark contains many historical and touristic attractions such as; Southwark Cathedral, Tower Bridge, The Shard amongst others. Southwark's borough headquarters is on Tooley Street.
Bustling and interesting area of london to explore. Plenty places with interesting food, street markets coffees and drinks. Close to historical centre with great views of St. paul's. Lots to see and do but also plenty areas to chill or take a stroll along the...More
This park is located in Rotherhithe. It first opened its gates to the public in 1869 and covers an area of 25 hectares. Facilities here include a bandstand which dates from 1884, Ada Salter rose garden, wildlife garden, lake, art gallery, tennis courts, children's playground...More