Activities, attractions and holiday places in London
London is one of the best known tourist and holiday destinations in
the world. If you are in London for a relatively short stay then you'll want to make sure that you see the best of
the city. These articles contain some suggestions on what activities to pursue while in London and what are the
best holiday places in the city.
in London on a Budget
If you ever visit London, one of the first things you will notice is how
diverse the city is, with many different cultures and ethnic groups circulating throughout the
city. This diversity is also reflected in the cuisine options. We give you a sample of food places
in the city where you can enjoy fine food at a budget.
Holiday Places in London
Known for its hospitality and charm, London can
be particularly exciting during the spring when there's more opportunity to visit museum and
amusement parks. This is especially opportune if you're holidaying with your family and kids. We
give you five interesting places to visit while in London.
on a Budget
Although London is known as one of the more expensive cities, your visit to
London doesn't need to break the bank. With some smart thinking and lots of good planning, you can
easily take a trip to London on a small budget and enjoy a lot of its popular holiday
Summer Activities in London
London is a vibrant city all year round, offering plenty of attractions and
activities to all visitors, no matter what their preferences are. But in the summer, this range of
activities is even greater. We list top five outdoor activities that you can enjoy while staying in
London is Europe's largest city, spanning more than six
hundred and twenty square miles from its heart on the River
Thames. It's one of Europe's
most diverse metropolises: there are around two hundred languages spoken
within its confines, and more than thirty percent of the population is
made up of first, second and third generation immigrants.
Despite Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish transference, London is
still where the country's news and money are made. London is where the central government resides and where
unsophisticated life begins. Londoners' sense of superiority causes enormous resentment in the regions, but it is
undeniable that the capital has a great measure of success in most walks of British life.
|Located on the north bank of the River Thames, in
Westminster Palace is one of the most recognizable London's
Most of the major attractions in Europe is located in
London. London boasts four World Heritage Sites, 238
attractions that are free to enter (so there's
nowhere else in the world where you can see so much for so little). Visit
the many museums and castles that the city has to offer.
About thirty percent of London is open space; the
other areas are filled with one of the 143 registered parks and
gardens. Many of the parks
have short walking paths and nature trails can be found in places like
Hampstead Heath and Mile End Park, so let us put on our walking shoes and
go for a stroll, take a picnic lunch for the end of your walk.
The National Gallery houses paintings ranging from
1250 to 1900, including the works of Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Botticelli, Gainsborough, Turner,
Cezanne along with other great works.
The British Museum exhibits the works of man from
primitive to modern times with a collection from all around the
world. The Rosetta stone, sculptures
from the Parthenon and the Portland Vase are included in this
There are 7 airports in London.
The best known are London Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW), and
Stansted (STN). The other 4 lesser known airports in London are: Luton (LTN), London City
Airport (LCY), London Southend Airport (SEN), and Biggin Hill Airport (BQH).