The canal walk

Pretend you’re in Amsterdam (with slightly less laidback cyclists) and mooch around London’s six-mile ‘canal square’
© Ed Marshall

London’s canal system is a marvel of industrial engineering. Over 200 years old, it no longer acts as a commercial artery into the heart of London from the countryside, but instead has become a network of thoroughly pleasant waterside paths. And submerged shopping trolleys. But still very pleasant.

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Millennium Hotel London Knightsbridge

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The Millennium Hotel London Knightsbridge is a four-star hotel on Sloane Street, and sits a short walk from both Knightsbridge Tube and Hyde Park. That means Harrods, Harvey Nics, the V&A and the Royal Albert Hall are all nearby. Expect 222 guest rooms, four function rooms, 24-hour room service, complimentary wi-fi and valet parking. There's also Chinese dishes on offer at Le Chinois – the two-AA rosette in-house restaurant and bar.

Venue says The Millennium Hotel London Knightsbridge, in the heart of London's most prestigious district, combines elegance with an exclusive location.

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