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Urban Gentry London - CLOSED

3rd Floor 12 Riseldine Road, London SE23 1JU, England
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Urban Gentry tour

My 17 year old daughter and I did a arts/shopping tour of the East End area and the 3 hours passed... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2013
TrishaMelbourne
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Extremely professional and informative tour of Shoreditch area.

Our guide was Mae and she was absolutely excellent. We took a walking fashion tour of the up and... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2011
Ceepit
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24 Jan 2013
“Urban Gentry tour”
21 Oct 2011
“Extremely professional and informative tour of Shoreditch area.”
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3rd Floor 12 Riseldine Road, London SE23 1JU, England
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Reviewed 24 January 2013

My 17 year old daughter and I did a arts/shopping tour of the East End area and the 3 hours passed in no time despite the snowy conditions. Our guide was extremely knowlegable, and engaging, and and the content of the tour was superb. Both...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2011

Our guide was Mae and she was absolutely excellent. We took a walking fashion tour of the up and coming Shoreditch area, which was so interesting. We learnt a lot and were introduced to some great independently owned boutiques in the area. Mae was very...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2011

We booked a shopping tour as we had found it difficult to find unique stores/clothes and were extremely happy with the experience. Mae, our guide was very friendly and took us on a fantastic journey through independent designer stores and out of the way boutiques...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2011

My husband is a Swiss property developer and we invited some friends/clients over to London for the weekend. Taking an architectual tour of the City with Urban Gentry who supplied the very cool, hip architect Wesley who is currently studying for his PHd was one...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2011

I organized a trip for the parents of the Swedish School in February 2011. None of us had been to East End before and therefor really enjoyed discovering this vibrant neighborhood's funky galleries, shops, markets etc with great guidance. It was fantastic and we all...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2010

Having been to London before we wanted to experience something different. I came across this tour via Viator.com who I had used in Rome. It sounded just perfect for our needs. We were a group of 4 and Kevin our guide soon sussed what we...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2010

After visiting the major tourist sites in London, The Hip Neighborhood Tour was a neat contrast to what I had seen. Kevin was extremely knowledgeable. If I had not signed up for this tour, I would have missed seeing this part of the city. I...More

2  Thank miqui80
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Reviewed 1 July 2010

I took a group of catering students and we were given an excellent trip around the markets where we experinced wonderful foods and met interesting people who work there every day. The guides had a wealth of knowledge and all the students were engaged, alot...More

Thank parfit
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Reviewed 29 June 2010

Just returned from London on vacation with 2 teenage daughters. After seeing the usual museums and tourist sites, we wanted to see the city from a local standpoint. We took 2 tours with Urban Gentry. Both were amazing. Great guides-fun, well informed, great with the...More

1  Thank mandally
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Reviewed 15 June 2010

I recently spent a week in London with my 18-year old daughter. On the advice of a well-travelled friend, I booked 2 tours with Urban Gentry, and am so glad that I did. The East End Hip walking tour was just about the best morning...More

Thank SusanJToronto
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