London

“Vibrant, multicultural and full of life, London remains the most visited international capital for culture, fashion, music, and finance since the 18th century due to its centricity for global trade.”

Off the beaten path guide to

London

Places to See

Shakespeare's Globe
11:30AM to 10PM
€-€€
21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT, United Kingdom
Elizabethan theatre showing Shakespeare’s plays in open air
Holland Park
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
Ilchester Pl, London W8 6LU, United Kingdom
Scenic park with peacocks featuring a Japanese and Dutch tulip garden
The Wallace Collection
10AM to 5PM
€-€€
Hertford House, Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN, United Kingdom
Free museum featuring art, antiques and weapons
Everyman Maida Vale
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
215 Sutherland Ave, Little Venice, London W9 1RU, United Kingdom
Cosy movie theatre showing new releases with a bar
Richmond Park
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
Richmond, United Kingdom
Spectacular royal park with bike paths, picnic spots and wild deers
ZSL London Zoo
10AM to 4PM
€-€€
Outer Cir, London NW1 4RY, United Kingdom
World’s oldest scientific zoo with animal exhibits and activities
Buckingham Palace
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
Westminster, London SW1A 1AA, United Kingdom
Changing of guards at the Queen’s residence with tours
National Gallery
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross, London WC2N 5DN, United Kingdom
Art gallery with free entrance offering a gallery of famous paintings
Southbank
8AM to 1AM
Free
South Bank, London, UK
Riverside promenade bustling with restaurants, buskers and street art
Camden Town
8AM to 1AM
Free
Camden Town, London, UK
Discover bargain street shopping with alternative live music and pubs
St Martin-in-the-Fields
12 to 2PM
€-€€
Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross, London WC2N 4JJ, United Kingdom
Live concerts and jazz inside a Gregorian church
British Museum
10AM to 5PM
€-€€
Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
Large free museum and a treasure trove of world artefacts
Royal Botanical Gardens
10AM to 3PM
€-€€
Richmond, United Kingdom
Large plant greenhouse featuring a treetop walkway
Sky Garden
10AM to 6PM
€-€€
1 SKY GARDEN WALK, London EC3M 8AF, United Kingdom
Large indoor garden on top of a skyscraper with free reservations

Places to Eat

Nobu
12 to 3PM | 5:30 to 11PM
€-€€
19 Old Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1LB, United Kingdom
Michelin-starred Japanese Peruvian restaurant
Galvin at Windows
5:30 to 10PM
€-€€
22 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1BE, United Kingdom
Fine dining restaurant with views over Hyde park
Angler
12 to 2:30PM | 5:30 to 9:30PM
€-€€
South Place Hotel, 3 South Pl, London EC2M 2AF, United Kingdom
Michelin-starred sea food restaurant with city views
The Dorchester Spa
6 to 11PM
€-€€
53 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA, United Kingdom
Exclusive pampering and luxury day spa
Lyle’s
6 to 11PM
€-€€
Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High St, Hackney, London E1 6JJ, United Kingdom
Michelin star British restaurant offering a leisure affair with food
Roka
12 to 10PM
€-€€
37 Charlotte St, Fitzrovia, London W1T 1RR, United Kingdom
Authentic Japanese restaurant serving Robatayaki cuisine and excellent sushi
Searcys
12 to 10PM
€-€€
30 Pavilion Rd, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 0HJ, United Kingdom
Restaurant and cocktail bar at the Gherkin offering spectacular views
Arts Club
7:30AM to 10PM
🍸
€-€€
40 Dover St, Mayfair, London W1S 4NP, United Kingdom
Members club offering fine restaurants, a cigar garden and networking
Beach Blanket Babylon
12 to 11PM
€-€€
45 Ledbury Rd, Notting Hill, London W11 2AA, United Kingdom
Ornate British restaurant inside a townhouse
Duck & Waffle
8AM to 10PM
€-€€
110 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AY, United Kingdom
British and European cuisine with a sunset view
Luca
12 to 2:45PM | 5:30 to 11PM
€-€€
88 St John St, Farringdon, London EC1M 4EH, United Kingdom
British Italian restaurant with high vaulted ceilings serving phenomenal pasta
Lutyens
12 to 11PM
€-€€
27 Poultry, London EC2R 8AJ, United Kingdom
Modern European fine dining restaurant
Cereal Killer Café
9:30AM to 7PM
€-€€
Stables Market Mezz, 2 Chalk Farm Rd, London NW1 8AH, United Kingdom
Themed café serving all kinds of cereals, pop-tarts and milkshakes
Kimchee
12 to 3PM | 5 to 9PM
🍛
€-€€
2 Pancras Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4AG, United Kingdom
Korean restaurant with charcoal barbecue
Japanese Canteen
11:30AM to 3:30PM
🍱
€-€€
61 Watling St, London EC4M 9DG, United Kingdom
Asian restaurant serving quick food
Circus
6PM to 1:30AM
€-€€
27-29 Endell St, West End, London WC2H 9BA, United Kingdom
Cabaret restaurant serving pan Asian dishes
Rules
12 to 2:30PM | 5:30 to 10PM
€-€€
34-35 Maiden Ln, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7LB, United Kingdom
Historic British fine dining restaurant with a classy cocktail bar
Manna and Vanilla Black
11:30AM to 10PM
€-€€
4 Erskine Rd, Primrose Hill, London NW3 3AJ, United Kingdom
Restaurants serving gourmet vegetarian dishes
The Ivy
11:30AM to 10PM
€-€€
1-5 West St, West End, London WC2H 9NQ, United Kingdom
Fine dining restaurant offering view over Tower Bridge and lovely brunch menu
Kappacasein
11AM to 3PM
€-€€
1 Stoney St, London SE1 9AA, United Kingdom
Grilled cheese sandwich and toastie place offering the best bite

Places to Drink

Meltdown
5 to 11PM
€-€€
342 Caledonian Rd, Islington, London N1 1BB, United Kingdom
Gaming pub with consoles and e-sports tournament
Walkabout
4 to 11PM
€-€€
136 Shaftesbury Ave, Greater, Soho, London W1D 5EZ, United Kingdom
Lively Australian bar filled with students
Artesian
3 to 11PM
€-€€
1C Portland Pl, Marylebone, London W1B 1JA, United Kingdom
Upscale cocktail bar at the Langham
Mamounia Lounge
4 to 11PM
€-€€
37A Curzon St, Mayfair, London W1J 7TX, United Kingdom
Moroccan restaurant serving drinks and sheesha
Opium
3 to 11PM
€-€€
15-16 Gerrard St, West End, London W1D 6JE, United Kingdom
Cocktail bar serving dim sum and seafood platters
Palm Vaults
Temporarily closed
€-€€
411 Mare St, London E8 1HY, United Kingdom
Hipster decor cafe serving cakes, juices and coffee
Big Chill House
12 to 11PM
€-€€
257-259 Pentonville Rd, London N1 9NL, United Kingdom
Rooftop terrace pub with a dancing floor
Barts
5 to 11PM
€-€€
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Ave, London SW3 3DW, United Kingdom
Speakeasy bar with spectacular cocktails in a fun atmosphere
Buddha-Bar
6 to 10PM
🍣
€-€€
145 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7PA, United Kingdom
Lively pan Asian lounge serving quality sushi and cocktails until late
Harwood Arms
12 to 2:15PM | 5:30 to 9PM
€-€€
Walham Grove, Fulham, London SW6 1QP, United Kingdom
Michelin star gastropub offering British food in a cosy environment
Discount Suit Company
4 to 11PM
€-€€
29A Wentworth St, Spitalfields, London E1 7TB, United Kingdom
Speakeasy cheese and cocktail bar with warehouse decor
Cirque le Soir and Tramp
11PM to 3AM
€-€€
15-21 Ganton St, Soho, London W1F 9BN, United Kingdom
Extravagant Mayfair clubs
Nightjar
5 to 10PM
🥃
€-€€
129 City Rd, Shoreditch, London EC1V 1JB, United Kingdom
Prohibition-style speakeasy serving rare spirits with live blues and jazz
Fabric
11PM to 7AM
€-€€
77A Charterhouse St, Farringdon, London EC1M 6HJ, United Kingdom
Large indoor nightclub playing techno and deep house
Ministry of Sound
10:30PM to 6AM
€-€€
103 Gaunt St, London SE1 6DP, United Kingdom
Spacious nightclub with an outdoor area playing EDM and house
The Dickins Inn
12 to 10PM
🍺
€-€€
Marble Quay, St Katharine's Way, Tower Hill, London E1W 1UH, United Kingdom
Dockside pub with a balcony, large garden and a noose

Places to Network

Places to Shop

Penhaligon’s
€-€€
10AM to 7PM
125 Regent St, Mayfair, London W1B 4HT, United Kingdom
British luxury perfume store offering a perfect gift for both men and women
Jermyn Street
€-€€
11AM to 6PM
Jermyn St, St. James's, London, UK
Range of shops exclusively catering to the gentlemen’s clothing market
Bicester village
€-€€
8AM to 8PM
50 Pingle Dr, Bicester OX26 6WD, United Kingdom
Shopping centre outside the city featuring top brands at outlet prices
Selfridges
€-€€
9AM to 10PM
400 Oxford St, Marylebone, London W1A 1AB, United Kingdom
Upscale departmental store offering a wide variety of luxury brands under one roof
Harrods
€-€€
11AM to 8PM
87-135 Brompton Rd, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7XL, United Kingdom
Luxury department store offering a range of designer clothing and unique restaurants
Westfield
€-€€
10AM to 10PM
Ariel Way, Shepherd's Bush, London W12 7GF, United Kingdom
Shopping malls offering a variety of brands and a food court under one roof
Oxford, Regent and Bond Stree
€-€€
11AM to 6PM
16 Lamb St, Spitalfields, London E1 6EA, United Kingdom
High-street shopping offering brands, designers and stores
Dark Sugars
€-€€
10AM to 10PM
141 Brick Ln, Bethnal Green, London E1 6SB, United Kingdom
Independently run chocolate-themed shop serving delicious hot chocolate varieties
Future and Found
€-€€
11AM to 5PM
225a Brecknock Rd, Tufnell Park, London N19 5AA, United Kingdom
Curated home-goods lifestyle store
Hoxton Street Monster Supplies
€-€€
11AM to 5PM
159 Hoxton St, Hoxton, London N1 6PJ, United Kingdom
Quirky shop selling monster goods
Jasper Morrison
€-€€
11AM to 5PM
24b Kingsland Rd, London E2 8DA, United Kingdom
Boutique kitchen furniture store
Taylor of Old Bond Street
€-€€
9AM to 6PM
74 Jermyn St, St. James's, London SW1Y 6NP, United Kingdom
British luxury perfume store offering a perfect gift for both men and women

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