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London Vacation

About London

The UK capital of London is a city that combines the old and the new. It is as equally famous for the latest fashion and innovation as it is for its impressive heritage. London's attractions range from the Royal Palace to the DIY atmosphere of its markets. It is also a picturesque city of parks and of course, the majestic Thames River. The city extends for miles beyond its ancient core and each neighborhood has its own charming atmosphere for visitors to explore. London also wears its status as a world city proudly and the influence of different cultures is plain to see in the food and fashion of the capital.

Things to do and places to visit in London

With so many attractions in London, anyone can find something to delight them. Art lovers will enjoy the world-renowned museums and galleries, most of which are free. Sports fans are spoilt for choice by the city's array of football clubs. Theatre and music fans have a vast list of venues to visit, whilst shopaholics have Harrods, Oxford Street, Camden and much more to look forward to after arranging flights to London.

Some unmissable London attractions include:

  • Seeing priceless masterpieces in the Tate Britain or the National Gallery
  • Watching the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace
  • Visiting Trafalgar Square's famous monument
  • Marveling at the Crown Jewels in the Tower of London
  • Getting a bird's eye view of the city from the London Eye
  • Drinking a pint of local ale in a traditional British pub
  • Tasting one of Brick Lane's famous curries
  • Browsing the exclusive shops of Knightsbridge
  • Visiting a market – Spitalfields for antiques, Camden for clothes or Borough Market for street food
  • Admiring design from around the world in the Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Looking for clues at the home of fiction's most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes
  • Strolling through one of the lovely parks, including Hyde Park, St James' Park or Kew Gardens
  • Eating Britain's most famous dish, fish and chips
  • Watching the street performers in Covent Garden
  • Enjoying the views at a South Bank cafe
London

Airports in London

There are a number of options for flights to London. Visitors can choose from Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton airports, which are at varying distances from the city itself but all offer convenient transport links. Heathrow is Europe's busiest airport and handles tens of millions of passengers every year.

  • London Luton Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers include: easyJet, Monarch and Thomson.

    Location

    The airport is located around 47km north of central London.

    Transportation

    Trains from Luton Airport Parkway Station (reached by a free bus service from the airport) run to London St Pancras Station. Coach services are also available between the airport and central London.

  • Gatwick Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers include: British Airways, easyJet and Monarch.

    Location

    It is roughly 48km south of central London.

    Transportation

    The Gatwick Express train service runs from the airport to London Victoria. Coach services and taxis are also available as means of reaching central London.

  • Heathrow Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers include: British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and American Airlines.

    Location

    Heathrow is 22km to the west of central London.

    Transportation

    The airport is on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground train network. The Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect train services run between the airport and London's Paddington Station. There are also various bus services available to take passengers into the city, as well as taxis.

  • London Stansted Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers include: Ryanair, easyJet and Thomas Cook.

    Location

    Stansted is approximately 48km northeast of London City.

    Transportation

    The Stansted Express train service takes passengers to and from London Liverpool Street Station. Alternatively, coach services run between the airport and Victoria Coach Station, Liverpool Street Station and Golders Green.