Smartbackpackers Russell Square

70-72 Guilford Street, London, England, United Kingdom | Hostel
 

Travel Blogs from London

Last day in London

A travel blog entry by bruhnseurope

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... but you have to appreciate the jewels, their splender, ornate ness and tradition that surround them. Simply stunning. I had to go around the travelator 3 times just to make sure I got it all. We spent way longer than we thought we would just wandering around, it was very hot however.
We then headed to St Paul's Cathedral however a bit disappointed as it was only open to public in the morning as ...

Racing Achievements

A travel blog entry by mccloskey

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... to hate, never wrong to love."

I have not figured out what I am going to go do today yet but I know that I will be registering for classes in the fall (presuming I get to go). I am finally able to start my upper-division communication disorders courses so that is super exciting! On Saturday, our group is going to Brighton for the day so I am also really excited for that. All in all, it has been a great week and I am ready to keep them coming ...

Never swear in front of a 24 hour shop keeper

A travel blog entry by rebecca.taylor

... did we know it was all going to go down at the store... we browsed and finally decided on the wares... listened to a girl ask the shop clerk if she could use the bathroom (she said she would pay and still got refused), then approached the counter and got told not to say the S word... should have known things were going wrong already.. an Irish guy approaches the counter just as we are trying to pay and ...

London-mind the gap, please

A travel blog entry by 25daysofeurope

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... where we were able to try the fish and chips as well as some English Ale. After lunch we walked around for a bit then had drinks and appetizers before Jersey Boys. It was a really good show and we got to upgrade our seats from the top balcony to the 5th row from the stage! After the show we took the tube back to our hostel and hung out at the bar in the basement. Miles walked: 7.9

The next day we had breakfast, checked out and stored our luggage. The travel ...

London

A travel blog entry by simonct

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... and you will also understand an "oyster" card is not some sort of restaurant loyalty card. The tube has a fascinating history which this museum takes you through. It also has some interesting artefacts like old tube trains, buses, and taxis. It also takes a brief look at transport planning in London through the ages. We also got to do “spotter” things like drive a tube train simulator and sit inside a heritage underground carriage. Nerd it up! They even had ...

Location

This hostel, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, is near Royal National Theatre, Regent's Canal, Russell Square, and Foundling Museum.
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