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Highlights

  • Learn about Viv’s long and personal connection to Covent Garden.
  • Gaze at the house that Dickens lived and worked in.
  • Discover the ghostly history of the area.
  • Explore the hidden streets and alleys not seen by most tourists!
  • See the oldest restaurant in London.
  • Learn about the trial of Oscar Wilde.

What to Expect

Your Guide:
Hello, my name is Viv. I originally come from Norway. I have lived in London since 1975 and in that time have lived in Notting Hill Gate, Harlsden, Ealing, Putney, Camden, Holborn, New Cross, and Greenwich to name a few places!

I became homeless 16 years ago after...


What is included

  • Fluent English, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish.
  • Local expert tour guide.
  • Learn about Viv's personal experience of homelessness in London.

What to bring

  • A camera to capture your memories.
  • Comfortable walking shoes.

About your Localist

Albert

We are a Social Enterprise working with homeless, ex-homeless and vulnerably housed Londoners.


Language

  • English


$ 18 p.p.
 
 
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Contact Albert

1. Booking Request

When you click on Booking Request you submit the time and date you want the activity to start.

2. Payment

The Localist must respond within 48 hours. We authorize your card for the full amount, but you will not be charged for the activity until the Localist has accepted the booking.

3. Security for you

Funds are not sent to the Localist until after the activity has been completed, so you do not have to worry about your money disappearing.

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