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The Great London Scavenger Hunt

You don’t have to be a native to love London – but how much of it have you really taken in? London is brimming with potential, but the average Londoner has only explored a fraction of the city*, and 29% feel they’re missing out,** according to research by American Express®. Explore London’s top inspirational spaces to realise the potential of your city!

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    Been in Hyde Park
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    Been to the British Museum
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    Been to the secret flower garden in Regent's Park
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    Cycled along the Greenway
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    Walked along the South Bank
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    Been to Highgate Cemetery
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    Sat in the hollow tree on Hampstead Heath
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    Seen the Banksy round the back of the Old Truman Brewery
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    Taken a Jack The Ripper tour
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    Seen the Laughing Cavalier at The Wallace Collection
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    Been to the top of the Shard
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    Sat on top of Primrose Hill
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    Ice Skated at Somerset House
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    Had a picnic at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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    Met a pearly king
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    Had a dip in Hampstead Pond
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    Been to a film premiere in Leicester Square
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    Sung ‘Roll Out The Barrel’
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    Patted Paddington Bear at Paddington Station
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    Jumped out of the way of a pigeon
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    Spotted a Tube mouse
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    Spotted an urban fox
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    Spotted minor royalty
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    Had liquor on your pie
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    Eaten jellied eels
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    Had a curry on Brick Lane
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    Spotted a celeb outside The Ivy
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    Had a traditional beigel on Brick Lane
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    Played the piano at King's Cross Station
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    Seen feeding time at London Zoo
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    Crossed the Thames by boat
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    Rocked down to Electric Avenue
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    Seen a Chelsea Pensioner
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    Met a Beadle in uniform
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    Spied on the giraffes in London Zoo from Regent's Park
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    Checked out the street art on Rivington Street

Fancy exploring more? Rediscover London with this map of the capital’s most inspiring places from American Express!

*Source: Censuswide consumer poll on behalf of American Express, fieldwork conducted 20.03.14 – 27.03.14, amongst a nationally representative panel of 2,000 UK respondents

**Source: Vision Critical consumer poll on behalf of American Express, fieldwork conducted 03.06.14, amongst a nationally representative panel of 2004 UK respondents

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