The grandeur of the past merges into the freshness of the present in London. Steeped deep in the lore of history and tradition, its modernism is equally amazing. Palaces, museums, parks, libraries, landmarks of yesteryears, playgrounds, restaurants and pubs all vie with each other to capture your heart. London is indeed a magnificent city by any standard!
You should deem it a privilege to view Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey for the traditional greatness. Aesthetically satisfying they symbolise the spirit of Britishers. But you have in the recent London Eye, a modern observation wheel claiming great popularity. Half-an hour’s ride in this gives you a bird’s eye view of London’s outstanding spots.
Museums enrich one’s cultural awareness. As the capital city of one of the great Empires in the last 300 years, London was not merely the political centre of the world. It added a new dimension to the world of culture by meticulously constructing an array of museums. While British Museum has exhibits from pre-historic times to the modern times, we have an exclusive modern art show at Tate Modern where one gets acquainted with the finest in modern art. National Gallery has very fine collection of European paintings from the 13th century onwards. For lovers of animal kingdom, you have Natural History Museum which will make you gape with awe and wonder at nature’s creations! You cannot afford to miss Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum either: they are simply treasure-troves. And who has not heard of Madam Tassuds and had not longed to visit the same? Its wax works representing famous personalities from the beginnings of modern era right till the present day would evoke great admiration. To complete the top in the list alone mention may be made of Tower of London and National Maritime Museum.
Big Ben, Piccadilly, Hyde Park, even Sherlock Home’s museum are enchanting in their own ways.One should make particular mention about London being one of the finest shopping centres of the world. From curios to everything you need for a comfortable or luxurious living you can get anything in London. For those who love different games and sport you have your hands full on grand horse-races, foot-ball premier matches and country cricket of very high standards.
For those who delight in food and wine, you have almost inexhaustible sources to satisfy the taste. Great restaurants and pubs abound in many places catering to the need of people who are keen to taste diverse items. People who are keen to whet their appetite and are not disinclined to taste cuisine of different cultures, London is a veritable boon.
The Montcalm, The Kensington Hotel, Ashburn Hotel, Royal Garden Hotel are among the top class hotels you have to choose from. There are of course literally hundreds of places where one can station oneself in reasonable comfort or luxury according to one’s choice and budget.
There are equally dozens of hotels to host your business meetings. As a host or a guest you are totally satisfied with the glamour, ambience and facilities afforded.
Transport is no problem in London. Taxis, Limousines, Luxury liners for five, ten or twenty and more, depending upon one’s needs vehicles of comfort are available easily.
For those who love to explore the city by walking, facilities are provided by many who arrange walking tours for different places each day for many days to cover the almost endless places.
Online bookings are available in hotels. You can reach London and be assured of hassle-free tour, stay and mingling with people. Best of Luck.