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SITEMAP. See the best of London with The Original London Sightseeing Tour. Board the famous open-top buses and enjoy entertaining live-guided commentaries in English or digitally recorded multi-lingual commentaries in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian or Japanese. You will receive a 24-hour hop-on hop-off ticket that can be used on all 5 of their tour routes and will also include a fantastic free Thames Cruise as well as the unique Kids' Club which provides an educational but fun alternative for 5-12 year olds. The Original Tour operates daily from 9am to 5pm except Christmas Day. The buses run every 20 minutes LONDON LINKS. A flight on the London Eye, the world's highest observation, is an unrivalled experience. As you rise to an incredible 135 metres above the River Thames, the 30 minute rotation provides stunning panoramic views of the city and reveals parts of London which are simply not visible from the ground. For a truly stunning view, visit at sunset or after dark and see the city awash with colour and famous landmarks floodlit. Each capsule is fully enclosed, air-conditioned and holds up to 25 passengers with bench seating provided. Enjoy a 40 minute sightseeing cruise on the Thames with fascinating live commentary presented by trained guides. Audio commentary also available in French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Russian and Japanese. Highlights include the Tower of London, Houses of Parliament, Shakespeare's Globe, HMS Belfast, the 'wobbly' Millennium Bridge and Tate Modern. The cruise departs from Waterloo pier at the London Eye. The boat has both in-door seating and a sun deck and is fully wheel chair accessible. Toilets are available onboard. 1st TIME 2 LONDON. Founded by William the Conqueror in 1066-7 and enlarged and modified by successive sovereigns, today the Tower of London is one of the world's most famous and spectacular fortresses and home to the Crown Jewels Discover its 900-year history as a royal palace and fortress, prison and place of execution, mint, arsenal, menagerie and jewel house. CONTACT W2L. Enjoy fast track entry to Madame Tussauds. At Madame Tussauds you will experience what it is like to be famous as you join a host of the world’s hottest celebrities with a range of interactive experiences. We’re giving you a VIP pass to join the celebs in Blush to sing, dance and perform with Beyonce, Britney, and Kylie and make J-Lo blush, Or can you put twinkle in Robbie Williams’ eye or give Brad Pitt’s bum a squeeze without him having you escorted off the premises! Have your say on international politics at a press conference with Tony Blair and George Bush and join the Queen for a private audience. Welcome2London Home.  Tourist Information
London is the place where the historic past and the vibrant present come alive. A blend of history, ground-breaking architecture and culture has created an amazing and constantly evolving city. TOURIST INFO. London is a very accessible city; it has five international airports, an efficient road network and extensive Underground, train, bus, and taxi services. The city is famous for a wealth of history and culture. Home to Britain’s national art collections, the Royal family and a host of major attractions, London’s rich history, striking architecture and over 200 museums offer a unique cultural experience.
LONDON SIGHTSEEING.  London is one of the world’s most remarkable and exciting cities. It has something to offer every type of traveller. This vibrant metropolis embraces the diverse cultures of its population, reflected through cuisine, shops, music and colourful festivals.
LONDON ATTRACTIONS. London is home to some of the world's most famous landmarks. Take a personal driver/guided seven hour tour around this ancient city taking in some of the most magnificent sights you can imagine. The gothic towers of London Bridge, the awe and splendour of the Houses of Parliament with its famous Big Ben tower, to the majesty of the Queen's home, Buckingham Palace and the lights and sounds of London's centre of nightlife, Piccadilly Circus.
Windsor Castle was described by Samuel Pepys as “the most romantic castle that is in the World”. Established in the 11th century by William the Conqueror, it has been remodeled by successive kings and queens. A visit to the Castle includes the magnificent State Apartments, lavishly furnished with treasures from the Royal Collection; St George’s Chapel, the Drawings Gallery, Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and from October to March, Georges IV’s sumptuous private apartments. Kensington Palace has been a royal residence since 1689 and part of the palace remains a private residence for members of the Royal Family today. Visitors can explore the magnificent State Apartments and the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, which includes dresses worn by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Diana, Princess of Wales. Package includes multilingual sound guide in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Tower Bridge has stood over the River Thames in London since 1894 and is one of the finest, most recognisable bridges in the World. At the Tower Bridge Exhibition you can enjoy breath-taking views from the high-level walkways and learn about the history of the Bridge and how it was built. You can then visit the Victorian engine rooms, home to the original steam engines that used to power the bridge. Enjoy fast track entry to the London Dungeons. A unique combination of real history, horror and humour bring gruesome goings-on back to life in the 21st century. The London Dungeon invites you to a unique feast of fun with history’s horrible bits. Live actors, a ride, shows and special effects transport you back to those black, bleak times. Are you brave enough to delve into the darkest chapters of history.
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From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "Welcome to the Visit London Official City Guide 2009 where we celebrate one of the most vibrant and diverse cities in the world. In this guide you will discover some of the best reasons to visit London, from hidden gems to don't miss attractions, north, south, east and west, as well as in the heart of the city. London attracts more than 15 million visitors annually, drawn by the incredible range of attractions: world-class sights, unrivalled shopping, restaurants and entertainment to suit every taste and budget, as well as a wealth of green spaces to enjoy. Read on to find out more to discover in London..."
From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "Finding the right place to stay is a vital part of your visit to London. After a busy day - and night - exploring the capital's many attractions, you'll want somewhere comfortable to relax. Of course, the level of luxury depends on how much you choose to spend. If you're prepared to splash out, there are some truly opulent hotels in the capital - but if you are on a budget, you can rest assured that there is also a range of excellent accommodation options available. There is a wide choice of places to stay in the centre, or you can stay in one of the quieter suburbs, and use the London's s excellent transport links."
From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "A frightfully fun October beckons as we encounter Halloween happenings and the capital's creepiest attractions. Get back to nature with our guide to seasonal sights that are bursting with autumnal colour, like the Royal Horticultural Society's Autumn Harvest Festival. Celebrate eating out in London at the London Restaurant Festival. And uncover a wealth of cultural celebrations including Black History Month, Diwali, the BFI London Film Festival and the art world's Turner Prize, plus a chance to explore your own creativity during the tenth annual Big Draw."
From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "Find out all about the attractions and events along the scenic expanses of London's riverside. Put your finger on the pulse of the capital's art scene, as we reveal exhibitions, cultural festivals and gallery events that shouldn't be missed. Unlock the door to the annual Open House London architectural festival, and bag some bargains as we reveal our five best places for discount shopping. See Anna Friel and other famous stars appearing live on stage. And discover the very latest bar and club openings."

From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "A walk along Museum Mile provides a fascinating insight into London, past and present. From Euston Road to the River Thames, discover 13 of the city's most extraordinary museums and galleries and their equally diverse collections.
Experience the breathtaking Impressionist art collection at The Courtauld Gallery and the rare editions and manuscripts at the Charles Dickens Museum. See Shakespeare's First Folio at the British Library or a DNA robot at Wellcome Collection. From the intimate to the iconic, these museums and galleries reveal a mile of discovery."

From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "There's so much to see, do and learn about in London. Taking an organised tour of the city is a great way to explore London. You can learn new things about the capital, take in the culture and soak up a bit of history at the same time. Read (listen) on to find out about our favourite tours of London, including some real hidden gems!"
From London's official visitor organization (Visit London), "London's historic attractions can seem endless to a new visitor. In fact they are pretty awe inspiring, and even us locals sometime have a hard time choosing which is our favourite. Read on for our suggestions of what not to miss; but be warned, you may find yourself falling in love with more than one of London's top timeless attractions."
From Transport For London, "River Thames Boat Services: A guide to leisure and business river services with maps, places of interest, fares, useful information and contacts."


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