Frommer's Portable London 2008 by Darwin Porter

By Darwin Porter

Frommer's transportable London 2008 ГУМАНИТАРНЫЕ НАУКИ,РАЗНОЕ Издательство: Frommers; Revised editionДата публикации: November 19, 2007ISBN-10: 047013481XISBN-13: 978-0470134818Язык: EnglishКоличество страниц: 203Формат: pdfРазмер: 4,5 Мб.com eighty five

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Kensington Gardens is now open to the public, ever since George II decreed that “respectably dressed” people would be permitted in on Saturday—provided that no servants, soldiers, or sailors came (as you might imagine, that rule is long gone). During the reign of William III, Kensington Square developed, attracting artists and writers. Thackeray wrote Vanity Fair while living here. With all those royal associations, Kensington is a fashionable neighborhood. If you’re a frugal traveler, head for South Kensington (see below) for moderately priced hotels LONDON’S NEIGHBORHOODS IN BRIEF 31 and B&Bs.

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