There are several companies offering boat tours along the Thames which depart from Embankment Station just next to Temple Station. Why not make a day of it and discover some of London’s leading sights located along the two banks of the river. It won’t take more than 5 minutes for you to walk from Temple Station to Westminster Bridge. The famous green bridge across the Thames has 7 arches and lots of Gothic detail. From Temple Station you’ll be able to get easily to the London Eye and then onto Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.