Things to see and do in London
As Europe's largest city, London has so much to offer. From Victorian architecture to the great churches of Christopher Wren, monuments from the capital’s glorious past can be seen at every turn.
Whether you're looking for history, culture, fun or simply fresh air, London has hundreds of attractions that will wet your appetite. From world famous sites such as Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London to great museums including the British Museum and Natural History Museum, London has it covered.
You can see the sights from the air via the London Eye, or have some fun at Madame Tussauds or the London Dungeon. When travelling by train, National Express have over 100 2FOR1 offers that you can explore and download online.
Saving the pennies? There's heaps of free stuff to do as well such as taking a stroll through Hyde Park or Regent's Park, visiting the Tate Modern or simply wandering along the Southbank and soaking up the atmosphere beside the river.
Explore hidden gems within the numerous quiet Georgian squares or quaint alleyways of the City of London, including retro shops, little street cafes, historic pubs, wine bars and delis.
You could spend days just shopping in London. If you can’t buy it in London, you may well have trouble finding it anywhere. The difficulty is in knowing where to begin! From the department stores of Oxford Street, or more exclusive shops of Bond Street or Mayfair, to the markets of Portobello Road, Camden or Greenwich, you will be spoilt for choice!
London’s cultural scene combines the assurance of long-standing tradition with the verve of regained creativity. If culture could kill, you'd be dead in London. It's all here, and your greatest problems will be time and money.
London is world famous for its party vibe and non-stop nightlife. From top London dance clubs with all types of music to theatre, movies, pubs, live entertainment, and family fun are all on the menu when the sun goes down in London.
It also boasts some of the best restaurants in the world so you're guaranteed a great night out whatever your budget.