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.
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 central London, Westminster Palace is
of the most recognizable London's landmarks
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
The British Museum exhibits the works of man from primitive
to modern times with a collection from all around the
world. TheRosetta 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