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Footprints of London is a London guided walks company with a difference: we're owned by our guides; all our guides are qualified and accredited; and all our walks are researched and written by the guides leading them. Walks by and for those who love...more
London WC2H 9JQ, England
Covent Garden
+44 7806 714006
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended Mark Rowland's tour Tracing the Tudors. He had an amazing wealth of knowledge. It is amazing to think of the historic events which took place in locations which today are the site of banal office blocks, but where with a bit of knowledge...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TimTravel2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freezing, but easily warmed to Jen and her ‘Memorials’ walk. Interesting all the way through and learned a lot. Information pitched perfectly. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Andrew's walk was fantastic. He clearly knows his stuff, engaged with us and was very knowledgeable when it came to questions. Would easily go on another.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

An excellent walk with Andrew today - lots of insightful information about the fascinating river and docks. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

I'd never been on a walk with Mark before, but I very soon discovered that he is a brilliant guide who puts a lot oif preparation into his walks and has some compelling stories to tell about his subject matter. Despite the fact that so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

A fascinating walk through Holborn and Bloomsbury to visit places associated with Dorothy L Sayers. The walk was an excellent blend of information about the author’s life and highlights from her novels. It has inspired me to read more of her work - thank you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Footprints October LITFEST is a fantastic opportunity to not just learn more about authors in London, but to get the historical and cultural perspective and discover new bits of London. I did around 10 of the 60 walks on offer and enjoyed each one. All...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Terrific, informative walk. Anthony is a great guide who knows his stuff. He molds the narrative to fit the backgrounds and interests of the group as he understands them. Well done!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Marilyn was fantastic, knowledgeable, funny and a lovely tour guide around London’s Hampstead Heath. Would definately recommend for a great excursion.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank ngairechambers
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great walk between Blackfriars Bridge and Tower Bridge. Lots of little snippets of information that made for a very pleasant Saturday morning.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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27 June 2018|
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Response from craig g | Reviewed this property |
Just log back into event brite select your ticket and there is a button to request a refund
23 October 2017|
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Response from rob_s_smith | Property representative |
Hi - yes unfortunately TripAdvisor put in this rule to stop people getting their friends to write lots of reviews of their hotel/restaurant. It doesn't really work for us as we have lots of different guides who all deserve... More