Whether you're in London for the first time or have lived here all your life, there's always something new and exciting to be discovered.
Step into the beating heart of London and lose yourself in its exciting mix of tradition, culture, commerce and innovation. Discover historical treasures, follow in the footsteps of the famous and enjoy unforgettable views.
North London encompasses a large area and is home to quirky shops, beautiful buildings, tempting restaurants, a wizard film studio tour and the world's most famous pedestrian crossing.
South London is a collection of village-like areas that combine the best of the rural and urban worlds. From Clapham to Kew, Brixton to Richmond, many of London's most famous villages are "south of the river".
No two streets in East London are the same. The area is a cultural melting pot that continuously blends the innovative with a rich heritage. London's hottest galleries and nightclubs are located among mosques and cockney markets.
Visit multicultural, sophisticated West London. Here you can find anything from high-profile sporting and cultural events at Wembley to the many joys of Notting Hill and the delights of Southall's little India.
River and Waterways
The Thames flows through Central London and provides a stunning backdrop to many of the city's top tourist attractions. There are canals and waterways ripe for exploration too including Regent's Canal and the Grand Union Canal.
Stonehenge, Bath, Windsor, Oxford, Canterbury, Stratford, the Cotswolds, Leeds Castle and Warwick Castle - these are just a few of the places within easy reach of London. Choose one of these day trips and explore beyond London during your stay in the capital.