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by Gideon Granville in Cape Town
01 Sep 2015
Sea point promenade audio walking tour

Sea Point Promenade

Distance 1.9mi
Duration 65min

This is, without doubt, Cape Town's favourite walk, and the whole city comes out to Sea Point to stretch its legs, take in the sunset, smell the sea air and walk dogs.

The walk starts at a landmark visited by Charles Darwin in 1836, meanders past six beaches, a hundred year old swimming pool, a good few... More»

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Lions, and Cows, and Bears! Oh, My! The Remarkable History of San Francisco's Glen Park and Glen Canyon

Distance 2.4mi
Duration 75min

The village of Glen Park is nestled among the slopes of the San Miguel Hills near the heart of San Francisco, just south of Twin Peaks. It is the gateway to a hidden gem of 70 acres of open space known as Glen Canyon, of which 60 acres is officially designated as a Significant Natural Resource... More»

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Red Square: The Heart of Russia

Distance 0.4mi
Duration 13min

This walk explores the Red Square, a historical complex in the heart of Moscow. It is so called not because of the colour of its walls. The word "red" in Russian originally also meant "beautiful."

In the Soviet Union period, this was the centre of the socialist cult. Today the complex serves as the... More»

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The Kennedy homes of Georgetown

Distance 1.4mi
Duration 48min

Stroll the path of Camelot's early days, when a beautiful young journalist met a rising politician and wartime hero who later became the U.S. president. See the many homes where John F. Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy resided, Martin's Tavern where they got engaged, their church Holy Trinity, and Jackie's home... More»

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The White House's Lafayette Park

Distance 0.5mi
Duration 18min

This is a walk through a small park, but it is also a journey that covers love, betrayal, murder, a duel to the death, attempted assassination, ghosts, the heroes of two wars and - oh yeah - the White House.

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Lincoln's Assassination

Distance 1.4mi
Duration 47min

Why did America's most popular actor kill the president? And how did he do it? Was John Wilkes Booth a madman exacting revenge for his beloved South or maybe more? Guide Rick Snider, who is a distant relative of Booth and co-conspirator Mary Surratt, takes you through that fateful night's... More»

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