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Address: The Mall, London London SW1, England

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A Lovely Evening Stroll

After visiting Buck, seeing the Canada Gate and Queen Victoria Monument the Mall makes for a nice, enjoyable stroll down the wide walkway. Nice to do in the evening as the sun... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada
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Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

After visiting Buck, seeing the Canada Gate and Queen Victoria Monument the Mall makes for a nice, enjoyable stroll down the wide walkway. Nice to do in the evening as the sun sets and the lights turn on.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Me & my hubby walked down the whole of the Mall in the pouring rain,i particularly noticed the floor monuments,what a lovely tribute to Diana.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Buckingham Palace on one side and the Horse Guards on the other. When the weather is nice it is a great way to spend the afternoon.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The Mall is where the British and many others from around the world gather during major royal events. Lined with trees and decked out with flags on special occasions it is quite a long walk end to end. Buckingham Palace sits pride of place at the far end. The atmosphere here on a historic occasion such as a Royal Wedding... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Having trudged up and down The Mall on summer daytrips to London with mum (it is a loooong way!) I was determined not do this with my teens. But then how to see Buckingham Palace as well as all the other sights in a limited time and without getting exhausted? Following TripAdvisor's postings, we found a guided bike tour which... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Ok, Malley is not a word. This is a great place to be.. Once you've been here you can really feel it when you see it on the telly for royal events.

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

The Mall is the road that connects Buckingham Palace to Admiralty Arch (and further to Trafalgar Square) and runs alongside St James's Park. Apparently under the Mall is a network of tunnels, including one that connects Buckingham Palace to the UK Prime Minister's Office. My wife and I walked from Trafalgar Square, through Admiralty Arch and down the Mall to... More 

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The Mall runs from Trafalgar Square to Buckingham Palace and St. James Park is on one side. Beautiful tree-lined street and is great for a leisurely walk while sight-seeing.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The Mall is the road that links Trafalgar Square to Buckingham Palace and crosses through St James Park. A beautiful stroll through St James Park on a pleasant day is pleasant enough in itself. Walking from Trafalgar Square to Buckingham Palace on The Mall is something highly recommended. Walk slowly, enjoy the gardens and breathe.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The Mall runs from Trafalger Square to Buckingham Palace. It is well worth the stroll seeing Buckingham Palace loom larger as you get closer. The road is crowded on royal occasions but less so when nothing is on. Enjoy St James Park and the beautiful buildings on the opposite side of the road.

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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
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