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°°°°A writer for the NYT describes his fascination with King's Cross London train station and the neighborhood of the same name. Here you find an area which has gone through decay of typical industrial neighborhoods and revival in recent years. St Pancras International station is here with the Eurostar trains and one of the most modern railway terminals in Europe.
°°°°You will find places such as St Pancras Old Church, a place of Christian worship since the 4th century. And Old Drops Yard which is a space once used for transporting coal during the Industrial Revolution now converted into shops and modernized.
°°°°Booklovers will find the British Library, with ancient documents such as the third century Diamond Sutra in Chinese and millions of books. And one of the popular things to do in the area is to walk along the Regents Canal which was built during the period when Britain led the Industrial Revolution.)