We can say without hint of bias, that London, the capital city of England, is perhaps one of the most fascinating and adored cities in the world. With its far-reaching history, London provides iconic landmarks, culture, art, food, nightlife, and fun for all the family. Don't stay for a day, but rather a week or more and even then you'll never fit everything in!
Places to visit
Where to start? Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, museums, art galleries, theatres - too many to name!
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Authors associated with this county
Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.
G K Chesterton
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Places to eat and drink
The Tea Room
87-135 Brompton Rd
Afternoon Tea at The Milestone Hotel
1-2 Kensington Ct
Candella Tea Room
34 Kensington Church St
The Tea Terrace Restaurant & Tea Room
101 Victoria St
The English Tea Room
33 Albemarle St
400 Oxford St
Tea and Tattle
41 Great Russell St
Afternoon Tea at Corinthia Hotel London
10 Whitehall Pl
Highness Cafe & Tea Room
21a Highbury Park
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