By Award-Winning Blue Badge Guide Karen Pierce-Goulding. From Westminster to Greenwich, Kensington to the Tower of London, no other city in the world is steeped in quite as much royal history as London. Overflowing with royal boroughs, royal palaces, royal parks and gardens, London has played host to key historical events for over a thousand years. Royal London brings together the best of the drama and intrigue of royal history, and guides you to the very spot where the events happened. Discover inside:
· Where is the only tube station where a crown prince has died?
· Where is the oak tree where Good Queen Bess took her rest?
· Which Queen befriended the Elephant Man – and played a part in the development of the modern Olympic Games?
· Where are the favourite shopping haunts of today’s young royals?
A unique and indispensable guide for Londoners and visitors alike with an interest in all things royal.
Karen Pierce-Goulding is one of London Walks' most experienced guides, with a special interest in royal history. Winner of the Blue Badge Guide Of The Year award, she was recently voted one of the World's Best Tour Guides by Travel & Leisure Magazine. In Canada she presents the TV show London Next Stop.
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