I walked many, many miles spending as much time above ground as possible to get a real sense of distance and how the pieces of London fit together. There are just plenty of things to see and do. But as a first timer, there are a couple of sights you must not miss. So here are top things to do in London in your first week.
There’s nothing like date night, where the two of you can get together and spend some well-needed quality time with each other. Sometimes though, dates can be expensive and it can be hard to find a good location or venue on a budget.
Booking.com is a site offering accommodation throughout the world, from London all the way to Australia – and everywhere else in between. With the huge range of different places to visit though, the hardest part of planning a holiday is working out which place to visit. So, this guide should give you the inspiration you need to find a city that suits your needs and desires. What’s more, all of the places mentioned below can be booked via Booking.com, and have a variety of different accommodation styles found in them.
The Tower of London aka Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress is one of the world’s most famous fortresses and has seen service as royal palace, prison, armoury and even a zoo. The ancient stones hold within them dark secrets, as fortified vaults shine with priceless jewels and historic uniformed Beefeaters stroll the grounds. Situated in Central London, just a stone’s throw from the River Thames, the Tower of London is one of the city’s premier attractions.