10 Reasons Why You Should Visit London

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There are so many reasons to visit London, but here is our list of the top 10. London is one of the most exciting and diverse cities in the world, with some of the world’s best sights it’s no wonder that so many tourists flock there every year. If you’re looking for a place to stay during your trip then look no further than Hostelbookers, you will find some great deals on there to make your stay even more enjoyable. It’s tricky to narrow the long list of reasons down to ten, but here they are.

1) The Fantastic attractions

Everyone that visits this city is blown away by what attractions it has to offer. You can take a memorable trip up high on the London Eye, mingle with the stars at Madame Tussauds, or discover some amazing treasures at the British Museum.

2) Theatre in the West End

London has arguably the best theatre going in the world. Some of the best shows and actors come here to ply their trade. There are many long running shows on offer for you to watch.

3) The iconic skyline

London has always had a famous skyline, it is continuously evolving, evidence of this can be seen with it’s most recent addition of the Shard. You can take in the skyline from a number of viewpoints, on of the best views is to look down the thames at the skyline. Be sure to go up high one night to really experience London’s beauty.

4) Top shopping

From the famous London markets to the famous Oxford street, London has something to offer every shopper on any budget. Shopaholics will not be disappointed if they have come to London to shop till they drop.

5) Famous parks

The beautiful green spaces in London give you a chance to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. The most famous parks are Hyde Park, St James’s Park Richmond Park, Hampstead Heath and Kew Gardens.

6) Rivers and canals

Flowing all the way through central London is the iconic river Thames, it makes this city even more beautiful. If the Thames isn’t enough for you, then you can always take a stroll along one of the many canals.

7) Sporting events

If you love sport then you’ll love London. If you time your visit right, you can either take in a football match, cricket at Lords or tennis at Wimbledon.

8) The free stuff

Surprisingly enough, you will many fee attractions in London. The British Museum, Tate Modern, Natural History Museum and the Science Museum can all be visited at no cost.

9) Accommodation

Whether you are on a tight budget or looking to splash out on a luxury hotel then London has something for you. You can either stay in one of the great budget hostels or check in to a famous luxury hotel.

10) Constant changes

You can visits London on various occasions but there will always be something new for you to enjoy. This constantly changing city means that you’ll never get bored.