Posts Tagged: London Tips

How to See the View from the Shard

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London shard

This post covers how to visit the Shard, London’s tallest observation deck, including tips on choosing the best time to visit, ticket prices, operational hours, and how to get there. Or you can simply purchase open-time, refundable tickets here. Plan Your Visit Ticket + Discounts What to Expect Why Choose the Shard? Restaurants Things to […]

Visiting London Tower Bridge

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London walking tours | Free Tours by Foot

This post is about planning a visit to London’s Tower Bridge, including tips on opening and closing times, on the Tower Bridge Experience, and on other things to do in the area.   Plan Your Visit The Tower Experience When Does the Bridge Open? Other Things to Do Nearby Things to Do in London Free Tours […]

How To Visit The Houses of Parliament And The Palace of Westminster

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London House of Parlament

This post is about how to take a tour of the Houses of Parliament (the British Parliament) as well as attending public debates.  It covers security, dress codes, and other important tips. History, politics, and associations with royalty all come together in a single place, making the Palace of Westminster one of the most interesting stops on […]

London City Passes | Which Tourist Pass is Best?

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London Attraction Passes

This post compares the London Pass, the Explorer Pass and other tourist discount passes in London. Learn how a tourist discount pass could save you money on attractions, tours and more.  Don’t forget, our tours are pay-what-you-wish and cover much of the city. Before You Buy London Pass (All-Inclusive) Choose 3, 4, 5 or 7 […]

How to get to Abbey Road Crossing in London

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London Abbey Road

This post describes how to reach the Abbey Road Crossing in London, also known as the Beatles Crosswalk.  Located in the north London neighbourhood of St. John’s Wood, it is easily accessible by the London Underground.  We also list several guided tours that visit the crossing. How to Reach Abbey Road Tour Abbey Road Studios […]

What to Do in London in February

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Things to do in February in London

This post lists the many things to do in February in London, updated for 2018, including a top-10 as well family-friendly events, things to do at night, and of course, free activities.  If you are here at the start or end of this month, check out our guides to January and March.  Of course, any time […]

Christmas in London

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This post is a guide to things to do London during Christmas, including markets, ice skating rinks, beautiful lights, and holiday shows. If you are planning on visiting many attractions during the holidays, then consider a tourist discount pass, and be sure to check out our definitive guide for free things to do in London. Ice Skating […]

3 Days in London Itinerary

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3 Days in London Itinerary

This post is a sample 3-day itinerary of things to see and do in London.  It’s meant as a guide to help you plan out your stay to maximize the value of your time.  You could also use this as a 1 or 2 day London itinerary. London is a mega-city and you simply can’t […]

How is the Weather in London in August?

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London Weather in August

This post is an overview of the weather in London in August as well as providing tips on how to dress and what to do during this relatively warmer month.  August is one of the best months to visit as temperatures are relatively high and there is lots of sun.  It’s also a great time […]

Which London Boat Tours Are Best?

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London river thames

This post compares and reviews the various London boat tours and Thames river cruises available to you, including hop-on, hop-off cruises, circular loop tours, speedboat and canal boat rides, as well as lunch and dinner cruises. Several options are included for free in the London Pass, so be sure to read our post on whether or […]