The dream destination for millions, London offers richness in areas such as history, theatre, cinema, culture, heritage, music, customs and shopping. With so many activities and attractions, London is definitely one of the best cities in the world.
When you travel alone, you’ve got to be very careful about where you stay. Picking the apt accommodation in London would depend on factors like accommodation, location, culture and transportation options.
For anyone who is coming to London for the first time, here’s an exhaustive list of some of the famous areas in London that offer you an excellent experience.
The historic part of London, London Bridge houses old buildings and the sights like St Paul’s Cathedral and Tower of London. It is one of the fast growing neighbourhoods of London. Famous sights include like Tower of London, City Hall, White Cube, HMS Belfast, Southwark Cathedral, HMS Belfast, White Cube and Design Museum, London Bridge is evolving. The neighbourhood is well connected with the Jubilee Line and Northern Line on the underground and various trains on National Rail.
An exciting place, West End is an area of Central London and comprises the city’s major tourist attractions. There are numerous popular theatres and nightlife places in the neighbourhood. Although West End is a little expensive, you will be staying right in the middle of where it all happens.
Areas like Leicester Square, Covent Garden, Oxford Street, Mayfair, Piccadilly and Marble Arch and Oxford Street are well connected to West End.
An extensive area within the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in West London, Kensington is close to the beautiful Kensington Gardens. Kensington Park is known for its lovely gardens and house attractions such as Albert Memorial, Kensington Palace and the Serpentine Gallery.
The neighbourhood is connected to the rest of the city by numerous tube stations and buses. There are classy white buildings and high end shopping opportunities in Kensington. Come here and you will certainly fall in love with this place.
Victoria is a small area located in the City of Westminster in Central London. It is a centrally situated and a very well connected neighbourhood.
The neighbourhood houses different kinds of accommodation options for travellers with different budgets. Places like theatres, pubs and popular attractions are located at a walking distance.
All the above mentioned neighbourhoods comprise all kinds of hotels and serviced apartments. Take your pick and enjoy a fantastic stay in London.
About the Author
I am Pradeep, an avid traveller and blogger. Exploring new places and sharing my experiences with people is my passion. I am currently working as a blogger for Ratedapartments – serviced apartments providers specifically dealing in major cities of the world such as London, Paris, New York, New Delhi and Singapore.