Architecture

There is so many amazing buildings around London that you could only organise walks around them – modern, historical, from different periods of times – all worth seeing and getting to know better. Check out the walks below to set off on a journey through London buildings – big and small.

Things to do in Highgate

Highlights of Highgate: 8 things to see in and near the village

Posted on July 26, 2017

Looking for a long walk with variety of architectural styles along the way? Highgate is great for that. This post will point you to six most interesting buildings in the area.

South Kensington: Varied architecture, wide streets and pretty mews

Posted on May 26, 2017

Been to the museums? Browsed through every department of Harrods but still feel like you haven’t gotten to know South Kensington well enough. Do you have some energy left? Enjoy a slow contemplative stroll away from the hustle and bustle near the tube station and get to know some fascinating places. Here’s your guide.

Vauxhall to Waterloo: Factories, modern art and creative spirit

Posted on April 21, 2017

This walk along rail arches leading from Vauxhall to Waterloo station is less intense than most of my walks, yet it provides a good insight into industrial history and contemporary culture of the area.

Old Paradise Yard

Discover the creative hidden gem of South London

Posted on March 24, 2017

Old Paradise Yard is an entrepreneurial hub hidden in back streets of Waterloo. It’s an example of inspiring modern architecture and creative use of space in South London. Find out about its presence and past as well as what its residents think of the place and where else they recommend to go in the area.

red bike frame

Your place to go in South London: Courtenay Street

Posted on March 3, 2017

Short walk before or after work? A different place to take your friends on a weekend walk? Courtenay Street in Kennington is your answer. It attracts because of its distinctive architecture and atmosphere. Located near Vauxhall and Waterloo stations is also place to see for those visiting London.

Vauxhall Walk

Vauxhall walk: 4 buildings you want to know

Posted on February 17, 2017

This Vauxhall walk will surprise you with interesting architecture. Don’t be misled by strange name, because the route along Kennington Lane makes for an inspiring short walk.

Welcome to Walk & Talk. I’m Joanna and I love strolling in London. Here, I share with you about the best walks in different parts of the capital. Happy walking!

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