Are you travelling to London? Here’s what you need to know
London. The capital of England, home of the queen. This truly is a remarkable city, and one you simply can’t miss. We know that a lot of you reading this would love to someday visit London, and that is why we have put together this article. We hope that this can help you plan your next vacation to the capital of England. Let’s get started!
London is a city in England and some people do need a valid visa to be able to travel here. As of now, you do not need a visa if you are a citizen of the EU, however, we do not know how long this will last since England is leaving the EU. Our tip is to travel while it’s still easy to do so.
If you are a citizen of a country that is not a member of the EU, you will have to check yourself if you need a visa or not.
If there is something England is famous for, it’s the weather. The best tip we can give you is to pack a variety of clothes. In the morning, you might need a jacket, but by midday you can walk around in a t-shirt, and by the evening the rain will be pouring down. You can’t predict the weather here, just pack a bit of everything so you are ready for whatever the weather throws your way. Even blizzards.
It’s no secret that England is not a cheap country to visit. You might want to have a lot of money saved up before coming here, at least if you want to enjoy your visit to the fullest. However, there are multiple ways to cut down the cost of visiting. You could, for example, stay in a hostel instead of a hotel. This is much cheaper, and often you get access to a kitchen where you can cook your own food.
What’s next then? We have talked about the weather, the cost, and a bit about accommodation. The only thing left to discuss would be the activities.
What are you going to do while visiting London? For some, this question is easy to answer, but others have no idea. Therefore, we are going to give you some suggestions on how you could spend your time.
Let’s start with something really obvious. Big Ben. How could you come to London without seeing Big Ben? You can’t. As easy as that. The next thing we will talk about is Buckingham Palace. Home to the queen, this palace sports some incredible history. Talking about history, if you like World War 2, London is the place for you. Just check out one of the numerous museums located around the city and you will see for yourself.
This has been our guide for all of you planning on visiting London. We hope that you found it helpful and consider recommending us to all of your family and friends. We hope your trip to London will be amazing!