London is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world and visitors will be fascinated by this city with so many choices to spend their time. Let’s see the best things to do in UK’s capital!
Oxford Street, Regent Street, Bond Street, Portobello, Camden, Covent Garden… the list is endless. London is full of great shopping destinations: with your budget (whatever it is), you will be able to find shops or markets that will suit you. Try Camden for crafts and unique gifts and Oxford Street for major high street brands.
If you love shopping, don’t forget to see Harrods, one of the best department stores in the world! You can find almost anything there! Consider picking up some peculiar gifts for your friends in this paradise of shopping.
The West End (considered to be one of the top things to do in London is renowned worldwide for giving some of the top shows in the city. If you want to catch a musical or a great comedy show, this is the place to be. However, there is more than this to London’s theatres. Consider heading to the South Bank for the National Theatre to see some of the most critically-acclaimed plays London has to offer or to the Barbican Centre for a play or an exhibition.
There are some tourist attractions in London that you cannot miss. The London Eye is just one of these. It dominates the skyline and while you might have to fight your way through a crowd to get on it, the views of the city really make it worthwhile. A tour of the city is another way to see some of the main tourist attractions and there are tour buses and river tours where the guides will point out some of the must-see attractions in the city. Historic attractions, such as the Tower of London and Westminster Abbey, are on the bus routes with more modern attractions such as Tate Modern and Madame Tussauds.
These are only some of the attractions you can visit in London: churches, museums, squares, food and lights will all lead you into a magical world!
Have you ever been a tourist in London?