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King's Cross

London, England
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Located north of central London, this district was largely unpopulated and rural until the mid-18th century, when it became a fashionable spa attracting hundreds of visitors each day.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Now that he crinkly tin from the 70 s has been removed Kings Cross is restored to its former glory. Travel North form here to find the improv meant s made to he built environment - still taking place.

Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It can be done, a happy marriage between English Heritage, architects and developers. Kings Cross station has in recent years been transformed from one of the ugliest London mainline railway stations to one of the best. Light and airy, the roof is very impressive. Plus...More

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Busy area which is a transport hub and tourist destination. Good links to harry potter themed activities for fans and close to interesting markets for food and drinks options. Area is busy but has a friendly vibe and is close to areas of interest. Used...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The area in front of Kings Cross Station is alive with markets and services, well worth a visit in it's own right

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 29 May 2017

even if you are not catching a train I highly recommend coming to this area. for its beauty. Also lots of places to eat and shop and look around.

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

On the square in front (on a Friday morning) there were quite a selection of market stalls offering all kind of foods.

Thank es-travler
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife, daughter and I fancied a Korean bar-b-q so on Thursday 11th May we booked a table for 5pm on Saturday the 13th May. We got there by train and were looking forward to a nice day out. After looking around the shops in...More

Thank Saverio C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is an inner city area with the location of King's Cross station here. It was formally a red light district but has since been cleaned up and redeveloped. There are now loads to see and do here with museums, parks, restaurants, cafes and bars...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My mom and I are staying in an Airbnb in this area and feel like we have lucked out. The Station gets us anywhere we need to go very quickly. The food in the area seems less expensive than the very touristy area downtown (as...More

Thank sdesiree91
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It's free!! Get a photo with a scarf - own camera photos are allowed. The gift shop is cute. Get 20 minute attraction while going about other things!

Thank lauren s
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15 July 2017|
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