London is a pretty incredible city with its world class museums, theatres, galleries and landmarks- you’d be crazy not to visit. But one of the things that makes the city so special is its connections with the rest of the UK.
Thanks to a fantastic train network and great highway connections you can get pretty much anywhere in the British Isles in less than a day.
So make the most of the amazing London hotels deals and book a room in the Park Grand London Heathrow Hotel- the very best Heathrow Airport accommodation. Even if you’re in town for work you’ll be able to enjoy some of the very best locations in the country with ease!
Let’s take a look at where you should visit!
Known as the “City of Dreaming Spires,” Oxford is just a short train ride away from the likes of your hotels in Hounslow East like the Park Grand Heathrow Hotel.
Famous for its prestigious university, the city boasts stunning architecture and charming cobblestone streets. Explore the historic colleges, visit the Bodleian Library, and wander through the beautiful Botanic Garden.
With its rich literary heritage, you can also follow in the footsteps of famous authors like J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis.
Stonehenge and Bath
A visit to Stonehenge, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a must for history enthusiasts.
Marvel at the ancient stone circle and ponder its mysterious origins. Afterwards, head to the picturesque city of Bath, famous for its Roman-built baths and Georgian architecture.
You can see the ancient Roman Baths, visit the magnificent Bath Abbey, and take a stroll along the elegant Royal Crescent.
Another renowned university city, Cambridge is known for its tranquil atmosphere and beautiful college buildings.
Take a leisurely punting trip along the River Cam, admiring the stunning views and passing by iconic landmarks such as the Bridge of Sighs. Explore the charming streets, visit the Fitzwilliam Museum, and perhaps indulge in a traditional afternoon tea.
Escape to the vibrant seaside town of Brighton, located on the south coast of England.
Enjoy the rides on the iconic Brighton Pier, take a walk along the pebbled beach, and see the views from the British Airways i360 observation tower.
Discover the unique shops in the Lanes, visit the extravagant Royal Pavilion, and indulge in fish and chips on the beach or a spot of traditional afternoon tea.
Step back in time to the historic city of Canterbury.
Visit Canterbury Cathedral, the seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the cathedral’s stunning architecture and learn about its rich religious and literary history, particularly its association with Geoffrey Chaucer’s “The Canterbury Tales.”
Take a stroll through the charming streets of the old town, visit St. Augustine’s Abbey, and relax by the scenic River Stour.
London and Beyond
So there you have it; the very best locations to visit from the heart of the capital.
Enjoy these amazing locations and historic sights and still make it home in time for your dinner reservations at the fantastic Park Grand restaurant.