Madame Tussauds wax museum
Millions and millions of people have flocked through the doors of Madame Tussauds since they first opened over 200 years ago and it remains just as popular as it ever was.read more
The Gardens are particularly popular for sunbathing and picnics in fine weather. It is also popular as a healthy walking route to work for commuters. The paths are used extensively by joggers and runners. Cycling is allowed on the designated path linking the Queen's Gate to West Carriage Drive, Mount Gate to the Broadwalk and the broadwalk itself from Black Lion Gate to Palace Gate. read more
Hyde Park is one of the largest parks in central London, United Kingdom, and one of the Royal Parks of London, famous for its Speakers' Corner.
The park is divided in two by the Serpentine. The park is contiguous with Kensington Gardens; although often still assumed to be part of Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens has been technically separate since 1728, when Queen Caroline made a division between the two. To the southeast, outside the park, is Hyde Park Corner. Although, during daylight, the two parks merge seamlessly into each other, Kensington Gardens closes at dusk but Hyde Park remains open throughout the year from 5 am until midnight.read more
Portobello Market in West London is one of the most famous street markets in the world. It is a populart destination for Londoners and tourists alike.
Portobello Road goes straight through the heart of Notting Hill, the trendy area of London made famous by the film Notting Hill
that I find scarcely a week goes by without someone or other asking me about the various set locations: the blue door, the travel bookshop, the garden fence and so on. read more
Wembley Stadium opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the previous 1923 Wembley Stadium. It hosts the latter stages of the top level domestic club cup competition, the FA Cup.read more
Natural History Museum
The Museum is open every day, including Sundays and bank holidays, but closed 24 - 26 December.read more
London Zoo is a favorite among animal lovers throughout the world. As one of the largest and oldest zoos in the world, the London Zoo sees thousands of visitors each year. The London Zoo is home to over 600 different animal species, many of which are quite rare. A popular choice for families in particular, a trip to the London Zoo UK is an excellent way to spend a day in London. The London Zoo UK is located at the northern end of Regent"s Park, near Camden in England. Transportation is convenient, and the London Tube makes frequent stops near the zoo. read more
Just north of Paddington lies Little Venice. This picturesque pool of water where the Grand Union and Regent's Canals meet, is home to a number of waterside cafes, pubs and eateries. From here you can take a boat trip or follow the tow path on foot and see how the winding waterway snakes its way through the heart of the city. You can head downstream past the charming regency streets of Maida Vale and on to Regent's Park and Camden beyond, or follow this peaceful corridor upstream to the west and enjoy the tranquillity of the waterways that feel like a million miles from the hubbub of the roads and streets nearby. read more
The Sherlock Holmes Museum
Sherlock Holmes lived at 221b Baker Street between 1881-1904, according to the stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The house is protected by the government due to its "special architectural and historical interest", while the 1st floor study overlooking Baker Street is still faithfully maintained for posterity as it was kept in Victorian Times. read more