The capital of England and one of the most powerful cities of the world, London is on the list of every traveller. Spread out proudly besides the historical Thames River, London was originally founded by the Romans who provided the inspiration for its present name…in those days it was called Londinium. London City still prides… Read the full article
London Travel Guide You Need At Every Step
Arguably the top tourist and business destination in the world, London offers too many sights and attractions and heritage points…it’s impossible to experience everything in one visit. The Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, London Eye, Hampton Court Palace, Madame Tussauds, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham’s Palace all clamour for your attention and time.
In London even the bridges (waterloo, Bermondsey tower) and railway stations (Paddington and St Pancras) and financial buildings (Bank of England and Royal Exchange) are great attractions. There are a slew of museums like National Gallery, SEA Life, Natural History, Science etc. and even a warship (HMS Belfast) converted into one.
The Trafalgar’s square with its pigeons and lions and the Tate Modern with its art power shows and Royal Albert Hall with its orchestras and the Wembley Stadium with its glorious history will become some of your most memorable visits. Even the overcast skies and sudden showers that characterise London cannot drive you away from the charming South Bank bustling with cafes, exhibitions, galleries and restaurants.
Talking of food the grand English fry up breakfast and the sophisticated high tea sessions are a must try here and of course a visit to the quintessential British Pub for some ale and British apple cider is in order. And at night live it up in the hundreds of bars and discos that dot the skyscraper embellished city. Or you could glide gracefully down the Thames in a dinner river cruise after filling your bags at Oxford Street and Soho.
A cornucopia of delights….London is the modern Babylon as described by Benjamin Disraeli. Read our exhaustive guide to London to experience it... The Secrets of London Tourism.
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Getting to the City Airport system in London is the busiest in the world with six international airports and several smaller airports. 396 international destinations are connected with London’s airport system. The busiest is Heathrow Airport (LHR) located 26 kilometres south west of the city centre. Gatwick Airport (LGW) is the 2nd busiest and located… Read the full article