Chelsea is a very fashionable area in Central London, running along the River Thames in the south. Your escort will love to experience the excitement and buzz of the area, particularly the busy shopping street of the King’s Road. Chelsea has a long history stretching back to 800 AD. Your escort will love to hear your knowledge of the area – the origin of the name Chelsea means landing place for chalk or limestone.
You will be able to retell her how King Henry VIII bought the manor here and two of his wives, Anne of Cleves and Catherine Parr lived in the Manor House where also the future queen of England, Elizabeth 1 lived.
The King’s Road was named after Charles II, representing his private road from St James’s Palace to Fulham. Chelsea was previously known as a bohemian area, the haunt of artists and poets and in the 19th Century was an artists’ colony with painters such as Turner, Whistler and Rossetti among some of the famous artists.
Today however it is very much the preserve of investment bankers and other wealthy residents.
You will captivate your intelligent escort by talking about the Swinging Sixties when the King’s Road was the place to be seen with its fashion shops and musicians and artists everywhere. The area is also well known for the Chelsea Flower Show which is an annual event on the social circuit used by London bankers and corporate executives to wine and dine their guests. You must ensure you visit with your escort and enjoy the wonderful displays of flowers and trees designed within incredible garden arrangements.
Chelsea was also once famous for making buns giving its name to the popular Chelsea bun, made from a strips of sweet dough and filled with currants with sugar topping – have some fun with your escort tracking down a bakers and taste the delight of this London speciality. Some of the areas close to Chelsea include Knightsbridge where you can visit the world famous department store, Harrods and treat your escort companion to a wonderful surprise gift as well as Sloane Square which is a great place to have a coffee with your lovely escort and watch the world go round.
Chelsea has long been known as a fashionable place to live in London and because of its attraction has also become a girl’s name withPrince Harry having a girlfriend of that name and even President Clinton naming his daughter Chelsea.
Why not choose an escort named Chelsea and take her to visit one of London’s famous namesakes?