Blackfriars is a stunning part of London, situated right by the River Thames. With its majestic views day and night, people from all walks of life come out to the area just to take in its beauty. It has been home to many historical sites throughout the centuries. From the remains of a Roman temple to the development of the Austins Friar’s Blackfriars Station in the 1800’s, its rich heritage gives an exciting chance to experience sides of London that many don't often get to take in.
The area is filled with fantastic places to spend a day shopping, dining and site seeing. Whether you want to grab a coffee and relax by the river or jump in a river cruise and tick off all the iconic London Landmarks, there is something for everyone. Blackfriars is home to some of the oldest pubs with stories going back hundreds of years which adds to the vibe of the area.
The Blackfriars Bridge is where people come to watch the sun go down and the lights come up, providing a breathtaking backdrop for river walks, taking in the night skyline. A place filled with great culture, places to fascinate and loads to do for everyone. A day spent in the area promises memories to behold and entertainment to shake off any soul-sapping blues. It boasts a unique combination of sleek city and charming history, making Blackfriars a delight for a full day out.
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