Clapham Common on the Visit London Blog
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This has to be one of the best public parks in London. It's massive, interesting and quite picturesque. There's usually something happening in the park and if it's a nice weather day you'll find yourself in a sea of people soaking up the rays. It's not just a people park, I enjoy taking my dogs as well. There's plenty of space and some great people watching. If you're new to Clapham or in the...more
Love this park.
There are lovely pubs and restaurants a stones throw away.
Great for walking your dogsmore
Hohoho, it's fake music festival season again. Which means, at least for me, visiting bits and pieces of grass in London that I never usually visit.
Clapham common is definitely very verdant and pretty with at least 2 bits of water/ pond features bobbing about for those splashy sunday afternoons. If it wasn't such a chore for me to get there, I'd visit more often.
Festivities wise, they...more
Was it the gorgeous weather, the warm sun, the green grass, the lively atmosphere, the great company or the wine that made my picnic in Clapham Common this past weekend one to remember?? All of the above, but the venue definitely was a definitive plus. With grassy areas seemingly going on for-ev-er this is a must frequent place for picnics, pick up games or people watching.more
Well played Clapham Common, you truly out-did yourself this weekend.
When the weather is hot, there really isn't another place to be. The walk from my front door is so painfully short, not only do I pass the huge Sainsburys for stocking up on booze, I've got cafes, newsagents and an Iceland to stock up on sandwiches, papers and a crappy food spread, respectively.
It was so busy here, the...more