There’s so much to see and do, but here are five things to squeeze into your itinerary:
Wonder round the West End
Visit Trafalgar Square
Ride the EDF Energy London Eye
Experience the Southbank Centre
Head from the London Eye, to the Southbank Centre, a celebrated art centre that will make your heart flutter. Many people catch a train to London and spend an entire weekend in the city – just to explore this sensational attraction which delights millions of tourists from across the globe. Spread across an impressive 21-acre site, the centre’s home to a number of gems including the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Saison Poetry Library – which houses the most comprehensive collection of modern poetry in Britain.
Visit London’s parks
Make the most of the warmer months by taking a relaxing stroll around one of London’s beautiful Royal Parks. Visit Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park once frequented by Karl Marx and George Orwell or head to Primrose Hill for a relaxing picnic. Four pelicans are fed at St. James’s Park every day and deckchairs are available overlooking the water. Escape the hustle and bustle of London’s busy streets and enjoy nature at its best.