london travel blog

Are you planning the trip of a lifetime to London or a city break to the UK capital? Let us help you plan the best trip ever with our London travel blog.

I’ve spent almost a third of my adult life in London, now as a parent and earlier as a student, but I still look at this city through a visitor’s eyes.

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On this page we share all our London resources including the best way to see the city’s classic sights and tourist attractions, places to eat and quirky things to do in London that you might not have thought of.

These ideas are suitable for all visitors – from the littlest members of your family, to seasoned travellers. As a mother I always call out fun things to do with kids in London as well as what is not suitable for children.


london travel guide

Practical information for helping you plan your trip to London – packing guide, accommodation guide, best apps and more

best things to do in london

‘When you’re tired of London, you’re tired of life’ or so the saying goes, here are some of the many wonderful things to do in London

best activities and tours in london

Try a uniquely London experience with these properly British tours and activities in the UK capital

My family is winding down a week long trip to London and Edinburgh. The London part I planned using one of your blog posts. Everyone has been so pleased with the attractions and restaurants “I” chose.

I had to tell them it was actually your blog that planned it – I just trusted your recommendations. Thank you for helping make our visit to London a happy one!

Ann Miller – reader

where to eat in london

From afternoon tea to fish and chips and Borough Market, here are some of the best food experiences to be had in London


Each neighborhood of London has its own quirks and attractions. Dind out more with our guides to the districts of London

best day trips from london

If you’re dreaming of the countryside or quaint towns and villages, take a trip out of London for the day