Time to Plan a Vacation in London
There is no denying that every year; London remains the top destination among tourists, planning to travel around the world. You are truly missing out on a great experience if you have not been to London yet. There is a lot more to London than just being England’s capital and remaining steeped down in a history that is more than 2,000 years old. This is a huge city divided into districts as well as outer and inner boroughs. There is plenty of sightseeing to do, the vibrant nightlife to explore and tons of other attractions that lure millions of tourists every year.
London enjoys a dry and mild climate on average and winter months witness heavy snowfall. London Heathrow Airport is the largest airport in Europe and the busiest airport in the world.
Landmarks and Attractions in London
This is the official London residence of the Queen, and is open for tours during the summer months only. It is a must see even if you are not able to make it for the tours.
Once safe haven for pigeons in London, it has recently been pedestrianised and is the nearest London has to a ‘centre’.
- The London Eye
This is the third biggest observation wheel and is located on the South Bank of the Thames. Get splendid views over London form the London Eye.
- Piccadilly Circus
Another one of the most popular and most photographed sights in London is the Piccadilly Circus. You can know it instantly by that dominating, iconic neon sign and the statue of Eros.
- Tower of London
Located east of the City, the Tower of London is more than 900 years old, and is a World Heritage site. It is also looked upon as one of the most haunted building in the world.
Some other attractions are Pollock’s Victorian toy museum and Beatle-ized at Abbey Road. London is a huge city with tremendous cultural offerings for its visitors. There are, exhibitions, shows, performing arts, going on all the time. This is one of the best cities to be in and there are plenty of venues here to explore on a budget for the tourists.