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London Travel Guide

London Travel Guide - When planning a vacation to London, you will encounter an assortment of exciting attractions and activities that all call for your attention. Besides the high fashion parts of the city or the entertaining theatre productions, London, England is booming with a wealth of sights and events to keep you in your toes during a stay in the city. Whether you are stopping by the city for a tour of the main sights of Europe or have devoted an entire trip to this destination, you will not be disappointed.

Filled with history, excitement, fun, culture, entertainment, and nightlife, London, England is one of the leaders in setting trends for the rest of the world. When it comes to planning an itinerary, there is a wide-range of neighborhoods to consider paying a visit to. In Battersea and Clapham, the number of hip bars and restaurants overflows. As you visit the Bayswater and Paddington part of the city, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens can be located.

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In Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia and Euston, the pages of some of the greatest literary works open up as you visit some of the bookstores and famous haunts of well-known writers. The British Museum is also a rather popular tourist attraction in the city. For a handful of impressive bars and clubs, head for Brixton, which also presents a popular market in London. Shoppers delight in a visit to Camden, which offers a glance at the Bank of England, and the Leadenhall Market. A trip to Clerkenwell and Shoreditch brings you closer to Hoxton Square, and plenty of artsy adventures.

At some point of your trip, a London hotel will be needed. You can find some cheap London hotels here. You may choose from the lodging options of the Comfort Inn Kensington, located at 22-32 West Cromwell Road, which provides access to an onsite lounge bar. At the Enterprise Hotel on 15-25 Hogarth Road, you will find yourself situated in the middle of the Earlís Court part of town. At the Cumberland Hotel, situated at Marble Arch, rooms are offered for around $200 per night and outfitted with plasma televisions. All about town, London hotels provide easy access to some of the best sights of the city, such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey.

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London Interesting Facts

  • London is the largest city in Britain as well as Europe.
  • 12% of Britainís population lives in London
  • Canary Wharf Tower is the tallest building in London.
  • London was the first city in the world to have an underground railway.
  • Famous writers from London include J.R.R. Tolkien, Jane Austen, and Agatha Christie.
  • The Tower of London was once a prison, an arsenal, a royal mint, menagerie, and a jewel house
  • Londonís first fair was held in October 1836.
  • In 1844, St. Paulís Cathedral was destroyed by fire, and rebuilt in 1846.
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Booking a hotel in London England can be quite expensive. You can get discounts up to 70% on your London England hotel reservations here.
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London Map

London Map London is a very big city so it is useful to have a good map. We have an interactive map of London England to help you find your way around the city.

London Weather

London WeatherWant to find out what the weather forcast is for London England? Find out what the weather will be like when you visit London England here.

London Photos

Check out our selection of London England photos. Click on the image below for some great photos of London England.
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