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Look Up London Walks

| Opposite the entrance to Temple Tube Station, London E3 3GX, England
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London Power and Sacrifice Tour

I took Katie's City of London walk last week with my sister and nieces. We all thought the walk... read more

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An enthusiastic guide is always key to any tour of any visit. Katie’s excitement of her city and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Join award-winning London history blogger Katie Wignall on fun-filled journeys revealing London secrets hidden above your eyeline. Art History graduate and born-and-bred Londoner, Katie offers local insights, fascinating stories and London's hidden gems off the tourist trail. These walks are the perfect antidote for curious Londoners and its visitors, taking in sites that are often over looked and ducking down side streets to explore London's heroes, villains and incredible history. Current walks available are in Fleet Street, Spitalfields, Covent Garden, Southwark, The City of London, Greenwich and Soho. Get in touch to ask about bespoke and private tours too!
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Opposite the entrance to Temple Tube Station, London E3 3GX, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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Reviewed yesterday

I took Katie's City of London walk last week with my sister and nieces. We all thought the walk was both fun and fascinating. I have a good knowledge of London and still learned quite a bit of interesting information about the Guilds and their...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An enthusiastic guide is always key to any tour of any visit. Katie’s excitement of her city and its history is very contagious! It was an enjoyable four hours!

Thank mgaax
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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your review Martin, it was a pleasure meeting you a Shah. Wishing you a wonderful rest of stay in London!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our walk around sleazy Soho took place on a glorious Sunday Spring morning. Katie took our group for a stroll in the sunshine around the narrow streets an alleyways of this fascinating area. She brought the locations to life with entertaining and sometimes very sleazy...More

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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review Tony! I shall be adding 'pocket dynamo' on my business cards!! :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour celebrates Cityread’s May reading of Jessie Burton’s new book The Muse. There are plenty of references to places/people/things in the book but the walk is just as fascinating if you haven’t (yet) read it. Hidden gardens, blue - and green - plaques-a-plenty, nods...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was booked for the Greenwich Tour and though I have been to Greenwich before, the tour with Katie was distinct. Katie has a lovely personality and besides that, the tour was full of unprecedented info which made it very interesting and so much fun....More

Thank Marwa E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having done several of Katie's excellent tours now, my latest, the 'Saucy Southwark' walk, was one of the most fascinating. Although having lived in London nearly 25 years this tour took me to places in the Capital I never knew existed. Katie's tours are not...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Besides the fact that Kate is a really kind and funny person, she gave us an inside into the history of Southwark mixed with some "saucy secrets" - details you would not recognized by yourself connected to interesting stories behind it. She really put effort...More

Thank Hilke M
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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. So glad to share some new knowledge about your neighbourhood!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent value for money and incredibly intersecting, I have found myself looking up all the time when I’m anywhere now! I am ready to book onto another tour, Katie is enthusiastic and knowledgeable in such an infectious way!

Thank travellew
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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review and so glad to hear you're looking up more, there's so much to discover! Hope to see you on another tour soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This year I added the Southwark and Fleet St tours to the City tour I took last year, and these two were just as fascinating as the last. I’m sure that anyone who takes one of Katie’s tours will want to come back to “complete...More

Thank Gareth M
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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Gareth, Always a delight to have you on my tours and so glad you enjoyed the latest two. Thank you for your kind comments. All best wishes!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fascinating tour. Kate was a great guide, knowledgeable with a wonderfly warm delivery. Excellent value and not to be missed.

Thank Donna M
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Katie W, Owner at Look Up London Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Donna, so glad you enjoyed it!

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Response from Katie W | Property representative |
Hello, I run all Look Up London walks so if you email Katie@lookup.london with the dates you're in London then I can arrange something. Look forward to hearing from you! Best wishes, Katie
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