London is the natural meeting point for the world’s business networks. It’s a leading city in the global economy and a centre of international trade and finance.
For decades, England’s capital has been the launch pad for new ideas and trends. It’s a creative hub where there is always something new to see and do. Hotels, venues, restaurants, and attractions constantly update and improve. This means no matter how many times you visit, London always has something new in store. Here are some of our top recommendations for your visit:
A trip to the capital wouldn't be complete without seeing the top 10 attractions in London. Make sure to tick these top things to see in London off your list.
From the modern Coca-Cola London Eye, to the historic Tower of London, the top 10 tourist attractions in London are a must-see on any London sightseeing trip. Even better, many London landmarks are free to visit, while others are available with discounted entry or special offers when using a London Pass. Use the London Attractions Map to find them all.
London offers some of the world's best theatre, from world-famous musicals to West End shows and cutting-edge plays. Be sure to book ahead and take advantage of cheap London theatre ticket deals and offers.
FOOD AND DRINK
Take a culinary journey around the world with London's diverse restaurants, ranging from Michelin-starred restaurants, to gastropubs, traditional British restaurants and afternoon tea. London's bar scene is equally varied, so check out rooftop bars, riverside pubs and champagne bars.
BEST VIEWS OF LONDON
Once you've enjoyed London from the ground level and are wondering which things to do next, it's a great idea to head upwards and look down on the city's many famous buildings and attractions.
There are plenty of places where you can enjoy a panoramic view of London, from bars and romantic restaurants to hilltops and historic landmarks.
SHOPPING IN LONDON
You're spoilt for choice when shopping in London; from the flagship stores on Oxford Street, to gifts and bric-a-brac at London's markets. Shop in Europe's largest urban shopping centre at Westfield Stratford, or visit an iconic department store such as Harrods or Selfridges.
LONDON'S RIVER THAMES
The Thames provides a stunning backdrop to many of the city's top tourist attractions. River bus services and river tours are great ways to beat the traffic and enjoy wonderful views. Don't forget London's canals as well, including Regent's Canal and Little Venice.