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Investigate travel with a historian

Investigate travel with a historian

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a qualified City of Westminster Tour Guide (Westminster is the main tourist area in central London ) and run two popular Airbnb experiences Explore Back Streets with a Historian Airbnb.com/experiences/90528 and Discover Hidden Sites with a Historian Airbnb.com/experiences/156182. When I am not guiding, I teach History in a central London college spending most of my time teaching about the…
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What we’ll do

We will start at the Mahatma Gandhi Statue in Parliament Square to find out about what Gandhi's life can tell us about why people travel and the history of travel. The tour will then take you on a trip through time from Roman London to now as you connect with historical travellers! Firstly we go past Westminster Abbey and discuss medieval pilgrimages, then we go past an old coaching inn and on to…

What else you should know

The tour is about the Victoria area of London but the travel trends of the last two thousand years it discusses can be applied to most countries. Travel changes both those who travel and those who meet travellers. This tour therefore explains why travel changes people.

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Where you'll be

Our walk mostly avoids the busy mostly modern Victoria Street which links the start of our walk with the end of the walk and instead takes you down back streets leading off this street. Here little back streets easily ignored by those in a rush present a wealth of clues for those who know where to look about the history of the last two thousand years and most importantly the History of Travel.

Availability

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Wed, 23rd Oct    From 14:00 to 16:00.
£19 per person

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests aged 18 and up can attend.

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The tour is about the Victoria area of London but the travel trends of the last two thousand years it discusses can be applied to most countries. Travel changes both those who travel and those who meet travellers. This tour therefore explains why travel changes people.
Terry
history walk
Investigate travel with a historian
2 reviews
From £19/person
2 reviews
From £19/person