Re-discover your capital, London. Some say its the best time to visit with less tourists and the locals no doubt in good spirits with the excitement of being allowed out.
The Historic sights, cool nightlife, chic shops, inspiring art…(although not all will be open) there’s always something to do in London. And whatever you’re looking to do while you’re in town, you’ll find the perfect place to stay with Lastminute.com
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A great way to start your visit to London is with a ride on the London Eye. The Eye is located in the centre of London of the banks of the Thames and its 135 metres height offer breathtaking 360˚views of London. The 30-minute ride will allow you to get brilliant views of some of London's most famous landmarks like the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben.
William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and London is the city where he wrote and produced many of his plays. A trip to London isn’t complete without a visit to his famous theatre. The reconstruction of Shakespeare's Globe is built just 230 metres from the site of the original.
The theatre shows many productions of his works, often with famous actors taking leading roles. The Globe is worth a visit even if you don’t see a play as the theatre is home to a fascinating exhibition on Shakespeare’s life and work.
If you’re a bit of a foodie there are few cities that have a better choice of unique and exciting places to eat. If you want a dining experience that you won’t find anywhere else then you should try the restaurant Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. The restaurant is located in the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park Hotel and has not one but two Michelin stars. The menu has unique dishes like meat fruit and powdered duck breast. But if that doesn't take your fancy, London has a huge range of other restaurants to choose from.
London has some of the best museums in the world for you to explore. The British Museum’s collection is so large it would be easy to spend your entire trip there. However London has lots of other museums that you won’t want to miss.
The Natural History Museum is certainly a highlight especially for families as children will love walking amongst the models in the Dinosaurs Gallery. The museum has hundreds of exciting and interactive exhibits for you to check out.