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Private Tour: London City Center Historical Walking Tour
"This private tour with an English speaking guide is perfect for a personal introduction to the Royal family history the origins of this massive world capital and it’s best kept secrets walking inside the very heart of LondonNot only will you get your bearings and cover the major landmarks you will also discover the entertaining stories of history's main players: Winston Churchill King Charles II Queen Elizabeth II and many more. Our guides will take you to the hidden spots and along the way they will provide you with insider knowledge and helpful advice so you can to make the most of your visit.The whole experience will be orchestrated t National Gallery Nelson’s Column
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Private Walking Tour: Highlights of London with a Blue Badge Guide
"Enjoy a leisurely walk with our Experienced Blue Badge English speaking guide through the beautiful and historic city of London. Starting at Big Ben you will learn all about this famous old clock and the Houses of Parliament that sit next to the River Th then up past the Prime Minister's home and the Horse Guards Parade where you may see the Queen's personal cavalry on duty. There is so much to see on this tour and after walking past several national war memorials and other state buildings you will find yourself in the bustling Trafalgar Square home of Nelsons Column with its picturesque fountains and national galleries which house some of the finest art in the world. Next up you'll visit Covent Garden and China Town. Then see Leicester Square and London's answer to Times Square
From GBP67.00
Private Tour: London Historical Walking Tour Including The British Museum
"Your tour is led by an English speaking guide for an intimate visit around the City center with the guard change at the Buckingham Palace and ending with the highlights inside The British Museum.After exploring the City center at the old neighbou covering centuries of art and civilisation at the most famous museum in the city of London and an world wide vault of treasures.Your expert guide will take you on the most fabulous history experience along a chronological path  from magnificent jewellery to astonishing sculptures. Th Nelson’s Column Whitehall Home of British Prime Minister The houses of Parliament
From EUR185.00

Buckingham Palace Tips (423)

Changing of the guards

When visiting London, especially for the first time, you have to see the traditional changing of the guards. Get there early to get a good spot for taking photos. I arrived late and couldn't take a...
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Feb 06, 2003

Buckingham palace

Buckingham palace is a large gated palace in the middle of a beautiful park like setting. The palace is the official town residence of the British royal family since 1837.We were lucky enough to be...
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Feb 02, 2003

Memorial Gate

This monument is for those five millions soldier of sub continent who lost their life in defending British Empire World War II. Queen mother inaugurated it and I think one of the last engagements of...
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Jan 16, 2003

Buckingham Palace

When visiting London, a visit to the majestic Buckingham Palace is a must. The architecture of the palace and the Queen Victoria Memorial is so regal and elegant. Adding to the beauty of Buckingham...
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Nov 17, 2002

Buckingham Palace

The official residence of the reigning British monarchy. Built in 1703, the palace is surrounded by three parks, including the famous Hyde Park, and boasts an abundant daffodil garden in the spring....
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Oct 11, 2002

The Buckingham Palace

Of course, everybody knows that this is the residence of the royal family. Lots of tourist visit these to have a glimpse of the palace...taking picture are also popular to tourist from the gate of the...
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Sep 25, 2002


It's a residence of British monarchs. Did you know that there are about 300 people working in the palace...? CHANGING THE GUARD takes place at 11.30 everyday from April till July and every second day...
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Sep 22, 2002

Buckingham Palace

I've never gone by during the day so I' have no clue how crowded it gets. If you just want to take a look and snap a few photos without a bunch of people in the way, come by in the late afternoon,...
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Sep 12, 2002

Buckingham Palace is the...

Buckingham Palace is the residence of the Queen Elizabeth II. It was constructed in 1703 for the Duke of Buckingham and remodelled in 1825. You can't miss the Changing of Guard which takes place in...
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Sep 12, 2002


Come to BUCKINGHAM PALACE to visit the Queen! :-) That's me in the photo below scurrying off for an appointment with the Queen of England. ;-) For other lesser mortals (yours truly included), content...
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Sep 12, 2002

Come and check out my new home...

Come and check out my new home - BUCKINGHAM PALACE (Relax! I'm only kidding!!).... Today, Buckingham Palace is used merely as a business headquarters for the House of Windsor (er... Windsor's the...
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Sep 12, 2002

Changing of the guards and...

Changing of the guards and Buckingham Palace.Worth going, but SO crowded you'll have to box out like and NBA power forward to have the slighest chance of seeing anything behind the gates. So, take...
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Sep 11, 2002
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Changing of the Guard

more pictures of the changing of the guard in Buckingham Palace The changing of the Guard in Buckingham Palace is the most visited part of a Buckingham palace tour and is way similar to the Changing...
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Royal Mews - Buckingham Palace

At the Royal Mews were more impressive carriages, ones I have seen the Queen and Prince Philip riding in. Some others in the collection are the Scottish State Coach, built in 1833, the Irish State...
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Guards Museum

It was a sunny afternoon and we walked through the park to reach the museum. It was closed the last time we went - it was a Sunday then too and it closes at 16:00. This time we had about an hour to...
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Spencer House

When Earl John Spencer bought the half acre plot of land in 1756 to build his lavish London house the architects made the garden to be joined and overlooking the Green Park. The garden it was...
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St James's Palace

This is the London residence of several minor members of the royal family and is found on The Mall close to Buckingham Palace. It was built between 1531 and 1536 in red-brick, the palace's...
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Transport for London

Since I'm from Germany I'm used to and love going by tram. I have to admit I really didn't no anything about it until last November. My lovely landlady (where I stayed at a very great B&B) told...
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Getting to Buckingham Palace


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