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Top 10 Attractions in London

Updated on December 29, 2013
Majestic London
Majestic London

London offers a breathtaking view, with its immense treasure of cultural past. There are things to do and places to go in London, which would cast a spell on you. Traverse its beautiful lanes and shopping streets, right next to a trip to its top attractions, fabulous historic structures, museums and art galleries. Immerse in the beauty of its attractions, with the most happening charms that can play a role in bringing you the thrill of the season. Find out the top most London attractions to plan your trip and stay at a hotel near London attractions:

Victoria and Albert Museum
Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum is located on the Cromwell Road, with a possession of greatest artistic creations, from all times like Edwardian Era, Victorian Era, to the very contemporary art. A very ideal attraction in London it is the dream place for the connoisseurs of art to stay nearby, you can book a hotel near Victoria and Albert Museum. Many of these hotels also offer party venues, where you can indulge in the most happening parties of your life. Or even better, why not throw a party over here, to make some good relations?

London Eye

London Eye is a recent London attraction, with the most soaring influence on the travellers. It is raised up to 135 metres and is reached out every year by about 3.5 million travellers. It is a sheer mark of modern intelligence of architecture. It is the highest reaching tower of the world. It might inspire Ooohhs and Aahhs from you. With several hotels near London Eye, you will get an easy accommodation over here, with a chance to appreciate the grandeur of it.

Changing of the Guards Ceremony

Buckingham Palace

Are you looking for something that has designs of history on it? Buckingham Palace is the perfect blend of history and royalty. It is still a royal regalia, as the queen still dwells here, receiving royal guests on occasions. This palace has the most beautiful interior, with the French and English furniture, timeless paintings by Casanova and Rubens and a stunning garden in the front, running up to 29 acres. How would be a stay around this palace? Par excellent hotels near Buckingham Palace offer you the same luxuries and leisures close to this top attraction in London.

British Museum
British Museum

British Museum

British Museum will be the choice of most intelligent and artistic minds. There is a collection of about 71,000 objects, some more than 10,000 years old. The preserved relics of this London attraction are from the Greek and Egyptian civilization. These are the collections of man’s artistic instincts. Walk through its corridors and appreciate the most astonishing collections from all around the world. It will take you a good time to explore these exhibits, to allow yourself some time with it, you can book a hotel near British Museum.

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Madame Tussaud’s

Madame Tussauds is again a collection of art. A very rare collection of art, which can have your eyes dilated in wonder. You will get to meet people of global presence over here, cast in the wax images by excellent art of Madame Tussauds. You will be forced to be one of the biggest fans of Madame Tussauds, with her amazing sense of art, which can translate a wax into beautiful human beings. A stay at the hotels near Madame Tussauds would be a great idea, with the immense amplitude of popularity that this London attraction enjoys.

Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament is also known as Palace of Westminster. Here the sessions of parliaments take place, so it can be said the pulse of the city. Its palace is of the gothic revival, and still the tradition of the queen opening the palace is followed. A stay in the surrounding area shall bring you the feeling of being important and serious. Find a hotel near Houses of Parliament, for a stay in London.

Tower of London
Tower of London

Tower of London

One of the top London attractions, Tower of London is the mouth piece of history that the city of London has passed through the years. It has some of the most grotesque incidences related to it, like the alleged murder by Richard III of his nephew. For long its fortresses have been used as the imprisonment. The strongest pull of the visitors is its treasures like spectres and crown jewels. A stay around will be answered by a great number of hotels near Tower of London.

In addition to its enigmatic structure, this tower is also reported to be a haunted one. Visit for more information.

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is one of the most popular areas of London. Without a visit to this London attraction, any travel to this city is incomplete. A very rich history surrounds the place, with vibrant open spaces, serving as a spot for performances. Book a hotel near Trafalgar Square, to also enjoy the in hotel party venues, where you can throw a party or even choose to join a party.

National Gallery Collections
National Gallery Collections

National Gallery

National Gallery is a great centre of art and paintings. Its collection of paintings far back to 13th century. It is a very inspiring hub of paintings, where you can spend whole of your vacation, admiring and falling in love with its collection. Stay at one of the hotels near National Gallery and enjoy the richness of this London attraction.

These London attractions are some of the most enigmatic structures of the world. Do include them in your itinerary the next time you are in London.


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      Celina Martin 

      7 years ago from London

      @ Edward Cullen thanks for comment

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      Edward Cullen 

      7 years ago

      The site was as useful as the article, delivering all the essential informations. Thanx for this detailed guidance. Proved useful to my plans for a trip to London.


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