Top 10 Spots to Visit, Eat & Stay in London

Britain’s capital city, London, is one of the number of places to stay and visit in the world. London is recognized for its culture, heritage, entertainment industry, and long history. London is filled with great places to eat, visit and stay. Whether you are visiting or staying in a short let in London, this guide will help you find the top 10 places to visit, eat and stay in London.

1. Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace is one of the most famous buildings in the world. The palace dates back to 1937 and is the official residence of the Royal Family. A popular time to visit is 11:30 am every day during the “Changing of the Guards”, an enjoyable and historical show.

2.National Gallery
The National Gallery of London is worth a visit. The gallery has over 7 centuries of artwork including iconic pieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Van Gogh, and Monet.

3. Big Ben
The Big Ben is a huge tower, towering over the Houses of Parliament. The Houses of Parliament seats Britain’s government. The Big Ben was also known as the time signal of BBC radio.

4. Trafalgar Square
Trafalgar Square was built in memory of Lord Horatio Nelson’s victory against the French and Spanish 200 years ago. The square has a stunning, 183-foot monument made of granite called the Nelson’s Column worth checking out.

5. Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey is one of the most famous wonders of the world. The building, originally a church, was built in 1065. Since then, other famous sovereigns were crowned and buried here.

6. Covent Garden
Covent Garden is a great place to get a feel of the market and street life of London. This long street is full of shops and restaurants worth visiting. Whether you are looking for fresh produce or a place to eat lunch, Covent Garden Market is the place to go.

7. London Wheel
The London Wheel was built in 2000 and is the biggest observation wheel in Europe. The wheel rises 443 feet and takes you on a 30 minutes ride as you appreciate the beauties of London.

8. View from the Shard
The view from the Shard is the tallest building in western Europe. The observation desk stands 800 feet in the sky and provides a great view of London.

9. Fulham
Fulham is an area in London and a great place to stay, even for short periods. Fulham is packed with places to visit (Fulham Palace, Bishops Park) and places to eat (Brooks House, The Brown Cow).

10. Kensington
Kensington is a peaceful upscale area in London with plenty of embassies and Victorian buildings to visit. It is also home of the Natural History Museum and Kensington Palace. If you are looking for London short-letsKensington is a great option.