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A London city guide with information about London landmarks, kid’s attractions, and a guide to visiting London’s art galleries, Royal palaces and museums. Discover the best events in London and the Top 10 free events

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London blog– travel tips and reviews

Craig’s review of Chinatown

Chinatown Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?n/aWorth a visit?203

I wonder if the whole of China looks like Chinatown? It looks like one of those themed zones you find at amusement parks. A big stone dragon? check! A huge wooden pagoda with green roof tiles? check! Red paper lanterns hanging from the lam... more


Craig’s review of Cleopatra's Needle

Cleopatra's Needle Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?n/aWorth a visit?103

What's the oldest thing in London? No, it's not Prince Philip. It's actually this big block of rock on Victoria Embankment: Cleopatra's Needle. This monument is even older than London itself ...erally. When the Romans built their first... more


Craig’s review of Clink Prison Museum

Clink Prison Museum Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?Worth a visit?203

The Clink was a proper prison. The kind of prison that actually punished you. These days the prisoners get a bedroom with a TV and a Playstation inside. Back then all they got was typhoid. Not that I've ever been to a prison, of course .... more


Our city guide has hundreds of London’s landmarks and attractions for tourists to visit

Greenwich Park – Greenwich Park is home to the Queen’s House, Royal Observatory and National Maritime Museum.
Purcell Room – The Purcell Room is part of the Southbank Centre, with the National Theatre and Royal Festival Hall.
Dominion Theatre – The Dominion Theatre is currently showing the Queen rock opera, ‘We Will Rock You’, by Ben Elton.
Bloomsbury Square – Bloomsbury Square is one of the oldest squares in London, and the original site of the British Museum.
Cadogan Hall – Cadogan Hall near Sloane Square is one of London’s best venues for classical music.

London holiday planner

Check out our guide to visiting London in one day, London in two days, London in three days, London in four days and London in one week. Our city guide also has family-friendly itineraries with ideas for one day in London with kids and two days in London with kids

London chat forum

Our London city guide has a forum where tourists can talk about London’s events and tourist attractions, share tips on riding the buses and trains, discuss the best places to stay and where to eat and drink in London

Some of the latest posts from the forum:

Questions about using the London underground  I'm going to travelling from Westminster to Euston on Sat 21st May. I see that I need t... more

Travelling to Dover with children  Fabulous thank you We're OK with the train. I'm good at booking those! Good to know st P... more

London events guide

Our London city guide has all the upcoming events and exhibitions in the capital

What’s on in London today · What’s on in London tomorrow · What’s on this weekend

What’s on in London May · What’s on in London June · What’s on in London July · What’s on in London August · What’s on in September · What’s on in October · What’s on in November · What’s on in December

Theatre shows in London

Theatre guide with the best West End shows

Some of the most popular theatre shows in London include A Midsummer Nights Dream, Faith Healer, Pleasure, Stomp, War Of The Worlds and Jersey Boys

Music concerts in London

The best music gigs and concerts in London

Some of the most popular music concerts in our London guide includes Rat Boy, Shura, Caro Emerald, Rod Stewart, Katherine Jenkins and Nickelback

Comedy in London

Guide to the best comedy gigs in London

Some of the most popular comedy gigs in our London events guide include Massive Lazy Girls, Dane Baptiste, Phill Jupitus, Impractical Jokers, Trailer Park Boys and Abandoman

Children’s events in London

Guide to the best family events in London

Some of the most popular kids events in London include Sleeping Beauty, Alices Adventures In Wonderland, Peppa Pig, 946, Chelsea FC Guided Tour and Jay Foreman

Classical music in London

A guide to classical ballets and operas

Some of the most popular classical music in London includes Das Rheingold, Jenufa, Die Fledermaus, Tannhauser, Jose Carreras and Andrea Bocelli

Top 10 Things to Do in London

Your London holiday wouldn’t be complete without riding the London Eye, watching Tower Bridge raise, and seeing Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace

See which is the best London guidebook, the best London map, what to pack for your holiday and what cheesy London souvenirs to buy!

Our London city guide has lots of popular events and tourist attractions for you to visit

Changing the Guard – No London holiday is complete without seeing the soldiers outside the palace
Climb up Big Ben – Did you know that you can get a ticket to climb up to the top of the Big Ben tower?
Evensong service – Attend an Evensong service inside Westminster Abbey, and listen to the Abbey choir
Ceremony of the Keys – See the 700 year old ceremony where they lock up the Tower of London
House of Commons – It’s totally free to listen to the MPs debating inside the Houses of Parliament

Our London guide has hundreds of London events, tourist attractions and things to do:

Art exhibitions in London · Photography exhibitions · Museum exhibitions in London

Your holiday in London wouldn’t be complete without a bit of pomp and pageantry:

Royal events in London · Religious events in London · Military ceremonies and parades

How about doing some London sightseeing on a guided tour or a sightseeing bus?

London guided tours · London outdoor events · Places to go in London for a great view · Sports events in London · Free events in London

Test your knowledge of London with our London Treasure Hunt and London Quiz

Hotel rooms in London

A directory of hundreds of London hotel rooms so you can find a place to stay in the city

Restaurants in London
Pubs, clubs and bars in London

We also have a London directory filled with hundreds of places to eat and drink

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