Things you should do when in the Home of The Big Ben

London, the capital city of England and home to numerous historical buildings and diverse cultures. This city has been on the list of travelers. This city has so much to offer to its visitors. From historical monuments to entrancing palaces, from parks to restaurants to a beautiful garden and traditional dishes. It does not matter if you are visiting this city for the first time or are a prominent visitor, you can still explore the city and get to know about new and different things in and about the city. 


We are providing you with a list of things you can do while your stay in the capital and enjoy your time here.


Visit Buckingham Palace

The Royal residence, Buckingham Palace is one of the most popular tourists. Hundreds and thousands of tourists visit this place. The Palace was built in the 19th century and has been the home of the Royal family for years. You can visit the Palace and can see the rooms where ceremonies and official affairs take place. You can experience the magnificent and luxurious furniture, paintings, and grand chandeliers and also the history associated with the Palace. Plan and book your tour to the Palace and enjoy your visit.


Have a pleasant walk at Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens

Hyde Park which was once a recreational spot for King Henry VII now is open to everyone. This place is perfect to have a break from the fast-moving life of the city and have a relaxing time. You can have a walk or ride a bike and enjoy the alluring fauna and flora with different attractions that adorn the garden. This Park is open from early morning to midnight which means you can enjoy being here anytime and that too free of cost. There are boats and ducks in Serpentine Lake. You can either watch or even rent one of the boats and enjoy the lake and its surroundings.


Watch the city from over 400 feet in height

The London Eye is a popular tourist spot for people as it offers a stunning panoramic view of the city. If you are not scared of heights and want to experience viewing London from such a height then get in line and give yourself a once in a lifetime kind of experience. You get to see the Buckingham Palace and the Parliament from the height. Tour can be enjoyed any time of the year. 


Visit Platform 9 and ¾

life and open the door to the world of wizards and witches? If so then this is the place for you. Visit this platform and relive your childhood. This is located at King’s Cross Station. Harry Potter lovers come from different parts of the world and get their photos clicked here. There are several props you can use while clicking pictures such as wands and scarves and that too in all four colors. Get yourself some Harry Potter souvenirs from the shop next to the platform.


Spend some time at National Gallery

If you are an art lover then make sure to visit this art gallery that is located in London. This gallery is home to thousands of artworks that ranges from hundreds of years back to the present. The national gallery holds a collection of artworks from famous painters such as Botticelli, Van Gogh, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and many more. You can easily spend a lot of time admiring the artwork which is presented here in a chronological manner.

There are many more things you can do when in London such as enjoy the authentic Chinese in China Town, have a bus tour around the city, enjoy a stroll around the Thames, enjoy your evening with tea and cakes and cookies. London has a lot to offer its people and its visitors. You cannot get bored when in London. This is the city where the history from million years meets the present modern life and you get to explore and experience the life in and around the city.

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