London Guide and Self Catering Holidays in London
Many people prefer to stay in self catering rather than hotel accommodation in London. Self catering accommodation offers the advantage of a home from home. There is so much to see and do in London that visitors to London are quite spoilt for choice on a self catering holiday. Whatever you enjoy, London has lots to fascinate and interest you. London is a city rich in history - how about a visit to Westminster or Big Ben? Don't forget to stop by Buckingham Palace.
Stunning views of London can be enjoyed from the London Eye. A visit to the London Eye really does give you a birds eye view.
If you enjoy a bit of art and culture - there are so many museums and galleries to see, from the British Gallery to the National Portrait Gallery. And London is known for its amazing entertainment. There are numerous wonderful musicals and shows to see in London's West End. One thing is for sure, there is never a lack of things to do on a self catering holiday in London. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, take some time out in beautiful gardens - there are lots of lovely green squares dotted throughout London or head to Kew Gardens for a real oasis in London.
Or if you fancy a bit of shopping - there is so much choice - from Oxford Street and Regent Street to market shopping for gifts and souvenirs in up market Covent garden, cosmopolitan Camden market or trendy Greenwich market.
Highlights of London:
- Big Ben, Westminster
- The London Eye
- Greenwich - for the views from the park and the London Observatory, home of Greenwich mean time.
- London's West End including Oxford Street and Regent Street for shopping and the Theatre District for musicals
- Covent Garden - for the atmosphere and entertainment
- So many museums and galleries ranging from the British Museum to the Science Museum and National Portrait Gallery, too many to list.
- Buckingham Palace, for the royal experience.
- Leicester square, for the clubs, shops and restaurants.
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