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Treasure Trail

Used a treasure trail pdf to take us around Old Portsmouth, great way of finding out about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy594
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Derby, United Kingdom
Bored with the High Priced sites and shopping

We called in to Portsmouth on a coach holiday, we were dropped at the halfway point between... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter_at_the_Mill
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South Molton, United Kingdom
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“spice island” (33 reviews)
“cobbled streets” (33 reviews)
“round tower” (31 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Portsmouth, England
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"millennium walk"
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"nice walk"
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"watch the boats"
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"isle of wight"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Used a treasure trail pdf to take us around Old Portsmouth, great way of finding out about the city/ Took us to the cathedral which has historical items relating to Nelson.

Thank Jeremy594
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in to Portsmouth on a coach holiday, we were dropped at the halfway point between Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Gunwharf Quays shopping mall. I can visit shopping Malls anywhere and the Historic Dockyard is quite expensive so I decided to go for a...More

Thank Peter_at_the_Mill
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to prefer visiting the area when it had the old charm and character of a fishing port. With the new sailing centre I feel it's spoilt the atmosphere of the area.

Thank monstermunchkin
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

Well worth the walk to get to this bustling and interesting historical place. Great to sit out and enjoy a few drinks and watch the world go by. You have a non-stop moving panorama of the ships moving in and out of the harbour.Just a...More

Thank allanriley9
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

What a beautiful old part of Portsmouth. Well worth a visit just for the stunning sea walk if nothing more. A few pubs, cafes, plenty of parking and a lovely morning or afternoon out.

Thank prettypants1234
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

Stayed in an apartment in Spice Island House overlooking the entrance to the harbour. Continuous stream of commercial and warships passing the window. Adjacent to two iconic historical Inns and only 20 minute walk to the historic naval harbour

Thank Frank089
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

I grew up in Portsmouth and when I go back and visit this is my favourite place to visit without a doubt. Having a drink sat outside the Still and West or The Spice Island in the sunshine enjoying the view is the perfect way...More

Thank Martin L
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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Old Portsmouth is a must for tourists if you visit Portsmouth, with its cobbled streets and fantastic views of Portsmouth harbour it’s not to be missed, there is a choice of old fashioned waterside pubs to have a spot of lunch and if you look...More

Thank Michelllechampers
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

As an ex-resident of Old Portsmouth, I have to say, it's a lovely place to spend the day. You can have a lovely walk along the naval battlements going from the Hotwalls, via the Square Tower to the Round Tower and then around the old...More

Thank Paul N
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We did a walk along the Millennium Chain from Southsea to the historic port. This pointed out plenty of historic places along the way which we would have seen (or possibly not!) and probably wouldn't have appreciated their historical significance. Well worth a good walk...More

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