There’s always something happening in London. As Britain’s capital city it’s one of the world’s top destinations, and its iconic skyline and buzzing cultural scene make it a huge draw for visitors, especially after it hosted the Olympics with such success.
Spend days out wandering through world-renowned attractions like the Tate Modern or the British Museum, or take in an award-winning musical in the West End or a live concert by the biggest music stars at Wembley Stadium or the O2 Arena.
If you have kids in tow, or you’re looking for some respite from the pace of urban life, don’t miss out on the city’s parks and zoos, from Hyde Park to Hampstead Heath.
London is also a foodie’s heaven, with some of the UK’s best markets, Michelin starred restaurants, and flavours from around the world to tantalize taste buds.
When the sun goes down you can enjoy the city’s famously vibrant nightlife, with a vast array of pubs, clubs and bars, from trendy watering holes in Camden and Shoreditch to major venues like Fabric and the Brixton Academy.
There’s a world-famous landmark around nearly every corner, from the Royal Albert Hall, Westminster Abbey or St Paul’s Cathedral, to the modern wonders of The Eye and The Shard, which offer breathtaking views across the city.
Whatever your tastes you’re guaranteed to find something to entertain you in this vast, varied and endlessly evolving city.