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Private walk

Jonnie was recommended to us by The Naked Tour Guide in Prague, and I can honestly say it was very... read more

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Graham S
2 wonderful walks with kids

We booked two walks (4 hours each) with Jonnie in August. We have 3 kids (ages 4, 9, and 13) and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Fun, informal and factoid packed 'pay what you want' walking tours of London. Whether you're a hardened Londoner or just stepped off the plane, you will learn oodles of things about London that you didn't know you didn't know, in guaranteed small groups. Booking via website.
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Reviewed yesterday

Jonnie was recommended to us by The Naked Tour Guide in Prague, and I can honestly say it was very well worth it. Jonnie's knowledge and chatty nature help bring the sights of London to life as you walk through history. Excellent and well priced,...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked two walks (4 hours each) with Jonnie in August. We have 3 kids (ages 4, 9, and 13) and were looking for someone who would be able to do a tour interesting to kids of such different ages and adults. Jonnie was amazing!...More

Thank Inna7766
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had some friends in town and suggested we went along on Jonnie's Saturday afternoon walk, and we all had a great time. So good in fact I brought my parents on the Saturday morning walk a week later! I have lived in London for...More

Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for an amusing and interesting walk of which you will actually remember the great stories later, Jonnie of Bowl of Chalk is exactly what you are looking for. It started with very prompt answers to my emails. And on the day...More

Thank IC79NLDE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jonnie tells stories and shows places you will never know or find on your own. You feel, like walking with a friend in his town.

Thank Eckhard H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Immediately upon meeting Jonnie, we felt as if we had reacquainted with an old friend from years gone by. Yes he does this for money. But his passion quickly bubbles up to the surface and before you know it, you are immersed in his world,...More

Thank Yaktam
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My wife and I wanted a half-day tour at the outset of our visit to London to get acquainted with the city and to learn some firsthand tips on history, culture, and perhaps some offbeat perspectives. Jonnie provided all of that for us. We walked...More

Thank rtrgator
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Being a fairly regular traveler to London, there isn't much I feel that I've missed. Having searched Trip Advisor for new things to and see, I was happy to come upon Bowl of Chalk. The reviews are super so I thought 'why not?' And though...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Owing to a last minute change of plan, my wife and I found ourselves needing a special event to celebrate a significant birthday and very fortunately for us, we chose Jonnie. After a few minutes discussion of what the route would cover, which gave us...More

Thank OxonDc1
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I must say that Bowl Of Chalk provides a fun, informative and entertaining three hour walk. The name, Bowl Of Chalk is cockney rhyming slang for a walk. Jonnie quickly made the effort to remember all of our names in the group, which is no...More

Thank Dave H
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Debottym M
25 October 2017|
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Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Deb. Just sent you an email with a few suggestions. Byeeee ...
31 March 2017|
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Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Completely up to you. The family above did £10 each. Some people give more, some less, but as you correctly pointed out ... if it's rubbish or you don't enjoy it, please don't give anything. You're welcome to leave too if... More
Judy S
10 March 2017|
Response from Jonnie F | Property representative |
Hello Judy. I'm sure it'll be fine. Please send me an email to discuss whether you're interested in a private walk or weekend walk ... and I can reply properly to your above question. Thanks.