Fun things to do in London this summer


London is a city for people of all ages and varied interests! Whatever your choice and area of interest you can be sure you will find it in abundance here. From theatre to music, culture to cuisine, London has a spectacular array of things to keep even the most discerning of travellers captivated and occupied on a trip to this magnificent city.

Apart from visiting the numerous tourist attractions there are some real fun things that you can do on a trip to this wonderful city. Some of these include:

summer drinksAfternoon Tea: One of the most time honoured and enjoyable British traditions, still retains its popularity as ever – Afternoon tea! It all began in the early 19th century, when Anna Maria the 7th Duchess of Bedford invented the custom as we know it today. And there is no better place to enjoy the experience than the Best Western Park Grand London Heathrow hotel in London! With a fine range of the finest handpicked teas to choose from and an assortment of delicacies to feast on, it is not to be missed when in London.

Dine at a London restaurant: London is a culinary lover’s delight and testimonial of this are the numerous restaurants that are to be found all over the city. Many of them have fabulous weekly offers where customers can enjoy a wonderful two course meal with a glass of wine at some of the best spots in town. Just check the latest offers online!

Take a stroll down Regent’s Canal: London has a number of wonderful places to enjoy a leisurely stroll without getting caught up in the hustle and bustle of the city. One such spot is along the tranquil banks of Regent’s Canal starting from Paddington, where you will see a variety of beautiful canal boats pass the zoo and end up at Camden Market. If you are peckish you could choose from an assortment of culinary delights to be found here.

Borough Market: One of the most popular of the many markets in London Borough Market is known for its vintage architecture, and independent shops that are to be found in the area. There are numerous weird and wonderful stalls to be found inside the market that sell some of the finest of the city’ produce and street food!

Take a tour of Greenwich: Move away from the noise and clamour of London and take a trip to Greenwich. To get a fabulous view over the surrounding area go up to the top of Greenwich Royal Observatory and you could even visit its famous museum.

Take a themed tour: There are scores of themed tours on offer in London, from history to literary tours. Take your pick and enjoy a wonderful afternoon learning more about London and its history.