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Top 10 London Stuff To Do - take in the best of London!

There are so many attractions to see in London - from London bridge to the lively markets, here are just a few must see locations to visit during your trip.

1

London Bridge

You can't go to London and not tour one of its most iconic sites - London Bridge. The tall towers of London bridge is a huge tourist attraction, and hence, has received amazing upgrades to further delight visitors. A adventurous glass panel floor was added to the walkways between the two towers so that visitors can look down, a 42 meter drop, and get a bird's eye view of the road and river passing under.

2

London Eye

Looming over the city, this modern Ferris wheel provides stunning views over London. Gaze out over the River Thames, central London, and Buckingham Palace. If you are lucky, you may even spot the Queen's suite at the palace. The individual compartments can be booked for sunset/sunrise viewing as well.

3

Hampton Court Palace

Famous as the home of Henry VII and his unfortunate wife - visitors to Hampton Court can now walk into the very rooms once occupied by its royal residents. The ghost of one the king's wives, Anne Boleyn, is rumoured to haunt the corridors of the palace, and the sound of her ghostly chains ring throughout the palace.

4

The Globe

Lovers of Shakespeare can enjoy one of the celebrated bard's plays, in a traditional Elizabethan styled globe theatre. During his era, theatre goers watched performances on their feet, and at the modern Globe, the tradition carries on. Tickets are affordably priced, and unless you're of very short stature, you'll get good views across the stage.

5

National Gallery

Regarded as one of the best galleries in the world, the National Gallery houses the art work of some of Europe's finest artists. Visitors can view paintings including works by Leonardo Da Vinci, Botticelli, and Stubbs, as well as famous sculptures and other works.

6

Hyde Park

Located within walking distance to several tourists attractions and hotels in the city, such as COMO Metropolitan London, for example, a notable luxury Mayfair hotel, Hyde Park provides visitors an escape from the noise of the city,within a forest like setting. Aside from the gorgeous lush environment, the park also provides plenty of space for entertainment.
The popular Speakers' Corner is an outdoor stage where everyone from politicians, and activists, to any member of public seeking a public audience can speak or simply listen.

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