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Take a look at the most famous streets in London

 

A good place to start when compiling a top London streets list and squares in the UK version of Monopoly. To say that London has a lot of well-known roads and public areas is an understatement

Many famous landmarks may be found across London. Including ancient squares, monumental sculptures, and upscale retail districts. Regal thoroughfares, hip hangouts, and sites frequented by celebrities. Make sure to check out the list below if you’re planning a trip to London. If you want to get a taste of everything, the city has a lot to travel out into its streets and parks.

 

Picadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus is definitely one of London’s most favored squares. It’s known for its blazing lights and neon signs. Beating even New York’s Times Square in terms of popularity. “Circus” is the Latin word for “circle” and refers to a circular open area located at a street intersection. It connects Piccadilly, Regent St., and Shaftesbury Ave. Or to put it another way, don’t go expecting to see circus activities.

As you approach the vividly colored video display promoting some of the world’s most well-known companies, it’s clear to understand why people rush to Piccadilly Circus to shoot that all-important neon-lit selfie. Enjoy some people-watching while you’re there at the Shaftesbury Memorial Fountain, which features a gliding statue of Anteros.

 

View of the Shakespeare fountain and statue in Leicester Square. 

 

 

The Square in Leicester

Located in London’s world-famous West End. Leicester Square is a must-see stop for everyone who visits the city’s dynamic entertainment industry. There is a tiny park in the middle of the street. Its flanked by theater ticket booths, vibrant pubs, and good establishments. M & M World, one of the world’s biggest confectionery shops.

Some of the greatest shows in London can be found right in Leicester Square. It’s home to more than forty world-class West End theatres and some of the city’s finest cinemas. A star-studded film premiere at the ODEON Luxe Leicester Square or Vue Cinema London can bring celebrities to the red carpet, so plan your trip accordingly.

 

Brick Lane

In the Tower Hamlets in the East End, Brick Lane is a unique and colorful lane. We’re convinced that you’ll fit right in around here if you’re a fan of culture, creativity, and delicious curries.

Boulevard art murals, indie boutiques, and antique markets.  It’s along this picturesque street in the city’s Old Town district. A tour of the Old Truman Brewery and the chocolate store and dark Sugars are musts. When it’s time to dine, choose from an array of tantalizing curry houses. These are some of the finest in London. For those who are overwhelmed by the options, City Spice will not disappoint.

 

Buckingham Palace is a London royal residence and the administrative headquarters of the monarch of the United Kingdom.

 

The Royal Route to Buckingham Palace

One of London’s most well-known streets, and squares.  Even if you have never been there before, is the Mall. As a result, if you’ve ever seen an event from London televised across the world.  Chances are you’ll see a lot of images of The Mall.

The Royal Road from Trafalgar Square to Buckingham Palace is flanked by trees. Its reddish surface evokes the appearance of a red carpet. Check to see if the Royal Standard flag is flying in St. James’s Park.  It indicates that the Queen is at home, or watching the Changing of the Guard.

 

The spot where Swinging London was born.

 

Carnaby Avenue

Carnaby Street is a fashionable store strip in London’s Soho neighborhood. Swinging London was born in the 1960s  result of its experience in popularity.  Among the counterculture groups of the day: were mods, punks, and hippies. Its history extends back to the 1600s. Daily, celebrities including Elizabeth Taylor, The Beatles, and The Rolling Stones.  Sex Pistol could be found on Carnaby Street.

The pedestrianized street is still full of fashion and well-known store brands like Dr. Martens. Sweaty Betty and Swatch are smaller businesses. In addition, the iconic ‘Welcome to Carnaby Street’ arching sign.

 

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Abbey Road is a must-see for music fans since it was the location of the Beatles’ famous. Cover shot for their chart-topping album, Abbey Road. After taking the photo to save money. It has now become one of the most popular images in the world. It is one of the most popular streets in London and admirers come from all over the world to see it.

There is Abbey Road Studios, where Oasis and Adele recorded.  Since the Beatles created their album on the same street. It’s a great idea to visit the studio museum and recreate the album cover while you’re there. Just keep in mind that this is a fully operational zebra crossing, so keep an eye out for traffic!

 

Meet and mingle with the wealthy and famous.

 

The King’s Road

 

A high-end retail boulevard that extends over two miles from Chelsea to Fulham. King’s Road is steeped in history and splendor. A private route employed by King Charles II is named after it. It’s become a bustling place where the affluent and famous rub shoulders with shopaholics.

The iconic Saatchi Gallery and a string of high-end boutiques and designer shops.  It makes London the most expensive street. With its large open windows and chairs spilling out into the streets. The area is one of the city’s top sites for people-watching.

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