If you have at least two years to spare
and want to see London, England you
may find that this will not be enough
time to see it all. No matter what your
tastes are, you will find it in London.
You can find theatre, art, music, museums,
historical sites, dance clubs, almost
anything of interest in London.
London is the ultimate blend of classical
and modern. There are over 100 art galleries
and daily events throughout the year.
It is known as the world’s shopping
mecca, as it is the home of Harrods,
as well as the Crown Jewels. You can
leave early in the morning and stay
out till late at night and still have
a million other places to go!
There are some beautiful churches
such as St. Paul’s Cathedral and Westminster
Abbey. You may want to visit the Queen
at Buckingham Palace or view the changing
of the guards.
There are gorgeous inns with breathtaking scenery such as St. James and
Hyde Park. Holland Park has an
Opera House and a Japanese Garden, all
worth visiting numerous times.
Street after street you will find
shops and galleries galore. If you are
strolling the avenue near Covent Garden
you may come across street performers
who are anxious to get your attention,
so that they are able to amuse you with
their talents and abilities.
Have you considered an ostrich patty
for lunch? Borough market dates back
a thousand years and the market is full
of fine dining experiences such as ostrich
burgers and other delectable delights.
The market is a fun filled experience
that is busy and noisy, full of people
anxious to barter and sell their handcrafted
items as well as fresh produce and food.
With all of this travelling, you re
sure to be hungry, you may want to travel
to a west end pub. Then afterwards,
take in a Broadway show. Many shows
begin in London and then move on to
Oh, the museums! What a rare treat!
The Victoria Museum and Albert Museum
are named after a 19th century Queen.
And, do not miss the History and Science
museums or you will regret it. Each
of the museums could easily take you
a day to travel through and you still
would not see it all.
The world renown Tate Art Gallery features
British Art from 1500's to present day along with Picasso, Matisse and other famous 20th
century artists. The London Eye features
the worlds largest ferris wheel, with a gondola that offers beautiful,
scenic views. And do not miss the view
of Big Ben and the Thames River along the embankment or by taking a scenic river cruise.
All in all, if you are planning a
trip to London, make sure you make a
schedule ahead of time so that you are
able to see it all. At the very least,
you can try!
For a list of top 100 tourist destinations in and around London please click places to visit in London