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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 The Shard

The Shard Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?Worth a visit?303

I hate heights but I'm going to brave this one, just for you. If I die then I'm blaming you. If The Shard falls down with me in it, then it's all your fault. Obviously I'm not scared. I'm a man, so I don't get scared. Rather, I'm simply con... more


Craig’s review of Sky Garden

Sky Garden Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?freeWorth a visit?303

Imagine a greenhouse at the top of a skyscraper. Or a bunch of flowers sticking out the top of The Shard. That's basically what this is. It's like the Palm House at Kew ...ted five hundred feet into the sky. The great thing about the Sk... more


Craig’s review of Speakers' Corner

Speakers' Corner Easy to get to?Good for kids?
Value for money?freeWorth a visit?103

If you want to hear some speeches in Hyde Park then the best time to come is Sunday lunchtime. The speakers can turn up any time they like, but whenever I've come during the week it's just all joggers and cyclists and litter and pigeons. Th... more


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

Household Cavalry Museum – The Household Cavalry Museum tells the story of the Queen’s official guard, and houses the stables.
Albert Bridge – The Albert Bridge, from Battersea to Chelsea, is one of London’s more interesting bridges.
London Stone – The ancient London Stone dates all the way back to Roman times, and has an air of myth and mystery.
Her Majesty’s Theatre – Her Majesty’s Theatre is one of London’s best theatres, and stands close to Piccadilly Circus.
Highgate Cemetery – Highgate Cemetery is one of the finest burial grounds in London, home to Karl Marx and Dickens.

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:

Euston Square Tube Station  I wish to get from Euston Square to Euston Main Line Station without using stairs. I am... more

Questions about using the London underground  How easy / difficult is it to change from Victoria Line to Hammersmith & City at Kin... 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 August · What’s on in London September · What’s on in London October · What’s on in London November · What’s on in December · What’s on in January · What’s on in February · What’s on in March

Theatre shows in London

Theatre guide with the best West End shows

Some of the most popular theatre shows in London include Comedy About A Bank Robbery, Rotterdam, Mamma Mia, Wicked, Travesties and A Pacifists Guide To The War On Cancer

Music concerts in London

The best music gigs and concerts in London

Some of the most popular music concerts in our London guide includes Jools Holland, Lindisfarne, Joe Bonamassa, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Rick Astley and Lapsley

Comedy in London

Guide to the best comedy gigs in London

Some of the most popular comedy gigs in our London events guide include Omid Djalili, Henning Wehn, James Acaster, Abandoman, Impractical Jokers and Bridget Christie

Children’s events in London

Guide to the best family events in London

Some of the most popular kids events in London include Marvel Universe Live, 946, Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, Snowman, Aladdin and Horrible Histories Best Of Barmy Britain

Classical music in London

A guide to classical ballets and operas

Some of the most popular classical music in London includes Lulu Opera, Il Trovatore, Written On Skin, Madam Butterfly, La Traviata and Merchant Of Venice

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
Evensong service – Attend an Evensong service inside Westminster Abbey, and listen to the Abbey choir
London Eye – Visit London Eye and get a great view of the London skyline at the top of the wheel
Ceremony of the Keys – See the 700 year old ceremony where they lock up the Tower of London
Covent Garden – London tourists always enjoy watching the free street entertainers in Covent Garden

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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