A new edition of London’s most original map
This hand-watercolored map contains individual paintings of all the main sites and landmarks, shop-by-shop street maps, theaters, and cinemas, comprehensive travel information, and an index. It is a street by street detailed map of Central London at a scale of 1:8,250 (7.5 inches to 1 mile), extending from Regents Park in the North to Battersea in the South and from Kensington in the West to Tower Bridge in the East. There are shop-by-shop street maps for Oxford Street, Bond Street, Covent Garden, Portobello Road, King’s Road, Brompton Cross, Exmouth Market, Beauchamp Place, St. Christopher’s Place and South Molton Street, Knightsbridge, Jermyn Street, and Kensington, and it also includes railway stations, bus routes, a London underground map, taxi stands, and car parks. It also designates places to eat, internet cafés, and good places for a picnic; features an inset map of the City of London; has a comprehensive index; and offers historical and contemporary anecdotes.