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Tower Bridge Crosses the Thames River.
Photo: Tower Bridge Crosses the Thames River.

London Places to Visit

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With its long and rich heritage, London has much to offer the visitor. It is also the largest city in Europe with much to do and see.

London is known for entertainment during the day and at night. From classical music and live shows to the latest beats in venues around the city, you will be sure to find something you really want to see.

The arts are well represented, there are a variety of museums and art galleries showing everything from ancient artworks to the latest in contemporary design.

The Romans began this city to use as a port and to administer the region. Its long history has left a major heritage of amazing buildings and cultural centres.

Places to Visit

Amongst the top attractions in London includes the British Museum, the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and Westminister. Other places to go, the National Gallery, and the Natural Museum and the Tower Bridge. This is a small collection of what is available to the visitor.

British Museum

The oldest museum in the world, the British Museum with its fabulous displays with artefacts from all over the world: British Museum.

Tower of London

This is where royalty lived, the Crown Jewels are kept and political prisoners suffered a terrible fate. The world’s oldest visitor attraction is here, the Line of Kings, on display since 1660. Explore the fortress and the palace Tower of London.

Buckingham Palace

Where the sovereigns of Britain lived when in London since 1837 and still do. You can visit here, there are exclusive guided tours available as well. Royal Collection Trust.

National Gallery

The National Gallery London houses one of the great art collections of the world. See art from the medieval masters through the ages to the French Impressionists National Gallery London.

St. Paul’s Cathedral

Very much part of the London landscape, this landmark cathedral has a fascinating history, you can even climb the stairs for great views of the city St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Tower Bridge

This bridge crosses the Thames near the Tower of London and is a true London landmark. Excellent views of the city and the river are to be had here, you can tour the Victorian age machinery that makes the bridge work. There are also changing displays and exhibitions. Tower Bridge.

Natural History Museum

Experience dinosaurs, explore the earth’s ecology and how the planet came to be the way it is now: Natural History Museum.

Shopping in London

The shopping is another one of those things that make London famous. You will find the best places to shop in Carnaby, Oxford Street, Regent Street and the mall Westfield London.


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Hotels in Britain / UK

London has a wide variety of hotels and other accommodation available. Here you can find world-class luxury hotels to budget backpackers and hostels, as well as serviced apartments and Bed & Breakfasts.

Photo: Tower Bridge Crosses the Thames River.

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You will find plenty of Live Entertainment at the many Theatres in London.
Photo: You will find plenty of Live Entertainment at the many Theatres in London.

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British Museum Library.
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