LONDON FOR BEGINNERS
Travelling is one of the best ways to open your heart and mind to the world but travelling to new places that you're unfamiliar with isn't always easy and pretty. You might get lost because you don't know the area well thus wasting more time finding the right way back to hotel. Getting around London particularly can be a little confusing as the city is almost always busy and a lot of public transports shut down at night.
Therefore, Ezigo Holiday team is always ready and pleased to help you getting around the city comfortably by providing the best service possible at reasonable prices.
First stop for the tour is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom – London Eye, a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London and Europe's tallest cantilevered observation wheel. It has over 3.75 million visitors annually, it offers mesmerising 360-degree views of the capital laid out before you – London’s most famous landmarks and up to 40km out of the city to Windsor Castle on a clear day.
Next, visit the iconic and well known Big Ben – the gothic-styled tower standing 315 feet (96 m) high holds a four-faced clock and was built in 1858 at the far end of the Parliament. It is one of the world’s most reliable clocks for its accuracy and massive bell, withstanding rain, wind and snow.
Then to London Bridge where you can witness unusual sights and thrilling experiences alongside the world-famous waterway – the Thames. This iconic area is one of London’s oldest, boasting historical, maritime, culinary and sometimes macabre connections to events that have shaped the city’s history.
Continue tour journey to Tower Bridge – one of London's famous bridges and one of many must-see landmarks in London with a glass floor and modern exhibitions. It is a bascule and suspension bridge on River Thames. It has two towers, in Victorian Gothic style, that are connected with two walkways.
After Tower Bridge, discover Tower of London which was built at the beginning of the eleventh century by William the conqueror. It is officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the Tower of London, is a historic castle located on the north bank of the River Thames in central London.
Explore River Thames known alternatively in parts as the Isis, is a river that flows through southern England including London. At 215 miles, it is the longest river entirely in England and the second longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn. River Thames has 45 locks, is home to over 25 species of fish, boasts three areas of outstanding natural beauty and it’s the only river in Europe to have a national trail follow its entire length.
Final stop is Natural History Museum. Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.
Enjoy walking and strolling around the well-known Hyde Park. Set right in the heart of London, Hyde Park offers both world-class events and concerts together with plenty of quiet places to relax and unwind. It is one of the greatest city parks in the world. Covering 142 hectares (350 acres) and with over 4,000 trees, a large lake, a meadow and ornamental flower gardens making it the largest park in central London. Hyde Park is undeniably the city’s most important green lung and where many tourists and residents come to relax and enjoy a bit of fresh air.
Visit Buckingham Palace to witness the Changing of the Guard – an iconic ceremony which is seen by millions of people each year at Buckingham Palace. It is carried out by soldiers on active duty from the Foot Guards who have guarded the Sovereign and the Royal Palace, accompanied by a full military band playing a selection of music ranging from traditional marches to songs from musicals and familiar pop songs, the ceremony is both a colourful military tradition and an important reminder of the close relationship between the Armed Forces and their Head: The Queen.
Then to Hard Rock Café London, a rock ’n’ roll-themed chain with a high-energy vibe serving burgers & American classics. The Hard Rock Café has been standing on Old Park Lane in London since 1971 and to this day offers the best authentic American cuisine and one of the largest, most valued collections of rock 'n' roll memorabilia in the world. Rock your palates with mouth-watering steaks, sizzling fajitas and of course the best burgers in town the cafe.
Discover Camden markets which consist of six distinct markets in and around Camden Town, which are located near Camden Lock. The Camden markets draw in 100,000 tourists every weekend which makes it the fourth most popular visitor attraction in London who venture to the area to find great deals on clothing, accessories and other handicraft items.
Finally, visit the world’s biggest high street, offering 1.5 miles of unrivalled shopping, with more than 90 flagship stores from fashion and beauty to tech and homeware – Oxford Street. It is Europe's busiest shopping street, with around half a million daily visitors.
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