Buckingham Palace

  • by iMinds
  • Narrated by Abbey Holmes
  • 0 hrs and 7 mins
  • Original recording Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Learn about the history of Buckingham Palace in London with iMinds Travel's insightful audio knowledge series.
Walking through Buckingham Gate is like stepping into an entirely different London. This is a London far removed from the hustle and bustle of the long and crowded public streets such as Piccadilly and Regent. Hemmed in by large parks, the area surrounding this world famous palace seems almost unnaturally hushed. The Mall, the long road which leads to the Palace, separates St James Park and Green Park.
iMinds will tell you the story behind the place with its innovative travel series, transporting the armchair traveler or getting you in the mood for discover on route to your destination. Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind.

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Audible Editor Reviews

Whether you're looking to plan your next vacation or you just enjoy the benefits of "armchair traveling", the iMinds travel series is a great way to discover new places. In this audiobook, performed with an infectious enthusiasm by Abbey Holmes, iMinds takes you to the hushed and storied grounds of Buckingham Palace, and teaches you why it is known for much more than just its statuesque guards. Sit back and enjoy the view, as the raucous London streets fade away and you're led down The Mall and into one of the most iconic palaces in the world.

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What the Critics Say

"I'm learning all sorts of stuff about stuff I didn't even know I didn't know. And it sticks. In a nutshell: wonderful." (Jonathon Margolis, Financial Times)

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-18-2010
  • Publisher: iMinds