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Insight into London you won't find anywhere else

Lots of tourist experiences in London provide a cursory birdseye view of the city and her... read more

Reviewed yesterday
vbohling
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Amazing day learning all sorts of things behind the scene in London

My Mother (who is 80.... a young 80) really enjoyed spending 1/2 day with Johnny. He has dry sense... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sylvia H
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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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Fun, informal and factoid packed 'pay what you want' walking tours of London. Whether you're a hardened Londoner or just stepped off the plane, you will learn oodles of things about London that you didn't know you didn't know, in guaranteed small groups. Booking via website.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots of tourist experiences in London provide a cursory birdseye view of the city and her history...this one looks through a zoomed-in lens at detail and perspective we haven't received anywhere else. Not only was our tour immensely interesting - largely due to Jonnie'gift with...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My Mother (who is 80.... a young 80) really enjoyed spending 1/2 day with Johnny. He has dry sense of humor I found myself laughing most the time. We walked great deal, yet stopped when needed. I found him very attentive to my mother's needs....More

Thank Sylvia H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent the afternoon with Jonnie following the path of the Great Fire of 1666 (about which he is an expert) but we covered so much more! This is my second walk with Bowl of Chalk in as many years and I will call him...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jonnie was very funny and very knowledgeable. We did a 4 hour tour on 2 separate days. My kids ( 18 and 13) really enjoyed it as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were in London for about four days before we had Jonnie's fabulous tour: we traipsed around the city for miles without having any real context to what we were seeing. Jonnie changed that. We were two of five and took the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On my last city trip, I booked an official tour guide who was incredibly boring. So this time, I really needed to find a good one so my girlfriend wouldn’t murder me. I found this one on TripAdvisor. It felt like taking a walk through...More

Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What could be more fun than a stroll through London...Especially on a clear sunny summer day! That's exactly what my wife and I experienced with Jonnie when we signed up for his afternoon walk last Saturday – the Trafalgar Square to St Paul's walk. I...More

Thank Pramit M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I joined one of Jonnies' Sunday East London walking tours and even though other participants had canceled I was lucky enough that Jonnie was happy to go on the tour with just me. While the Bowl Of Chalk tour covers a small area of this...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On the recommendation of friends, my husband and I joined Jonnie on a gorgeous, sunny day. We thoroughly enjoyed the information and history - both serious and quirky! Luckily, there were only 8 of us on the tour so we had the chance to chat...More

Thank TTM489
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

We had an amazing time with Jonnie. Communication beforehand was clear, and easy to set up. The day itself was filled with wonderous facts and tidbits of information that only a local would know.... and maybe not even all locals! It's clear he loves what...More

Thank Lorne M
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Skanky R
23 June 2018|
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Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Hello. Please send me a message via the contact form on the website. Let me know if you're wanting to join the regular east London walk or a private walk. Many thanks. Jonnie
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Debottym M
25 October 2017|
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Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Deb. Just sent you an email with a few suggestions. Byeeee ...
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Completely up to you. The family above did £10 each. Some people give more, some less, but as you correctly pointed out ... if it's rubbish or you don't enjoy it, please don't give anything. You're welcome to leave too if... More
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