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Title:
Royal London in context : the independent traveler's guide to royal London
Author:
Wayne, Robert S.
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Publication Information:
Decatur, Ga. : Independent International Travel, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
192 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 cm + 2 audio discs (4 3/4 in.).
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
disc 1.: Tour 1: Intro, Westminster Bridge, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament -- Tour 2. Westminster Hall, Old Palace Yard, Victoria Tower -- Tour 3. George V, Henry VII Chapel, Chapter House -- Tour 4. St. Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey -- Tour 5. Broad Sanctuary -- Tour 6. Cabinet war rooms, Whitehall, Cenotaph, 10 Downing St.

disc 2.: Tour 7. Horse Guards parade, Banqueting House, Old Admiralty -- Tour 8. Trafalgar Square, Church of St. Martin-in -the-Fields -- Tour 9. Piccadilly Circus, Jermyn St., Burlington Arcade -- Tour 10. St. Jame's St., St. James's Palace, Pall Mall -- Tour 11. St. James's Park -- Tour 12. Buckingham Palace.
ISBN:
9780972022880
Format :
Book

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Summary

Focusing on London's royal past, this guide will interest those intrigued by the pomp and pageantry of British royalty. Two audio CDs provide 12 different audio tours, allowing independent travelers the freedom to go at their own pace as they explore the areas around the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey, Whitehall, Horse Guards Parade, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly, St. James's Palace, and Buckingham Palace. Along the way travelers will hear fascinating stories and amusing anecdotes about the royal family through the centuries and their role in British history. More than 100 full-color photographs enhance the easy-to-follow maps of the areas explored on each tour. Practical instructions are provided on how to use London's convenient public transportation to tour the city and visit the outlying royal palaces.