What do YOU eat on a long hike?

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  • A grazing horse along section 1 of the Green Chain
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    A thought-provoking walk along the Green Chain, Thamesmead to New Eltham

A thought-provoking walk along the Green Chain, Thamesmead to New Eltham

A bit of preparation might be in order before you walk this route, as you’ll discover…

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  • A lovely winter woodland view, Green Chain - Sydenham Hill Wood
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    The Walk of the Dead – Crystal Palace to Nunhead on the Green Chain

The Walk of the Dead – Crystal Palace to Nunhead on the Green Chain

A walk dominated by cemeteries, with a smattering of outstanding views.

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  • An islet with what look like gorse bushes growing on it, Thames between Hammersmith and Barnes
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    Completing my loop of South London’s perimeter – Thames Path, Putney to Kew

Completing my loop of South London’s perimeter – Thames Path, Putney to Kew

I did it – today’s walk from Putney to Kew finally closed the loop around the whole of South London.
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Happy New Year! With the Farnborough Circular Walk

Exactly 11am, New Year’s Day, 2013 – that’s when we set off from the car park at High Elms Golf Club to walk the Farnborough Circular Walk.

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Summing up 2012, Walk Around London’s first year

It’s been a real struggle in a lot of ways, but brilliant in many more!

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    Tying up loose ends: Chislehurst to Beckenham along Green Chain and Capital Ring

Tying up loose ends: Chislehurst to Beckenham along Green Chain and Capital Ring

I’ve never been hugely attracted to the Southeast London Green Chain walks, but I don’t know why.

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