Are you planning to visit London soon? Find free or cheap things to do on your London trip; fun and cool things to do; things to do this weekend; things to do with kids; unusual or romantic things to do in London. There are plenty of London breaks to choose from, whether you are coming for a day trip or for a whole weekend in London. Plan ahead for your trip to London: search for upcoming events, museum and galleries, sightseeing tours, theatre shows, bars, restaurants, nightlife, days out and even day trips from London. Visiting London has never been easier with these ideas for London breaks.
London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.
Area: 1,572 km²
Weather: 11°C, Wind SW at 6 km/h, 97% Humidity
Local time: Thursday 6:48 AM
Population: 8.788 million (2016)
Colleges and Universities: Imperial College London, MORE
Boroughs: City of Westminster, London Borough of Hackney
Did you know: London has the world’s busiest city airport system by passenger traffic (155,257,467 total passengers)