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There are many internet sites that will provide you with general information about London and its attractions. Here we make mention of a few of the more interesting ones.

We have not listed web addresses for individual places and tourist attractions such as museums, art galleries, parks etc. as these are provided in individual CityThemes or can be found by using a search engine such as Google or Yahoo.

 

General Sites

visitlondon.com  - the address of the official website for London of the Britain and London Visitor Centre. The internet site provides, along with other useful information, a listing of current events and special daily offers that are available in selected restaurants, shops, attractions and on travel.
The Centre also has a physical presence in London - well worth a visit at 1 Regent Street, London SW1 (just south of Piccadilly Circus).

londontown.com - a useful site for hotels, entertainment, shopping, maps, up to date news and attractions . Attractions can be looked for by type, place or name and the information provided includes a location map, contact details and travel directions.

londonfreelist.com - here you can see all events either ongoing or being held in the current week. View them all or by category such as dance, galleries, kids, museums, markets, parks, theatre, walks.

netlondon.com - this London internet directory includes headings such as ‘arts & crafts’ and ‘London for children’ and provides details of location, contacts, what to see, hours of opening, costs and transport.

royal.gov.uk - this is the official website of the British monarchy and has interesting pages on the royal residences and art collections. If you wish to visit Clarence House, Buckingham Palace, the Royal Mews, Windsor Castle, Frogmore House or the Queen’s Gallery then this is the site to use for online ticket booking.

24hourmuseum.org.uk - the National Virtual Museum lists all museums throughout the UK by subject and area. It provides location and web addresses, events taking place and online exhibitions.   

bbc.co.uk/weather - provides 5 days weather information for London

thelondonarea.co.uk - a large directory of London business, entertainment and travel resources

citikey.com - lists thousands of restaurants, bars, shops and hotels in the UK, including photographs and descriptions. Over 40,000 businesses are listed in London alone. Every business has been verified by a field researcher visiting the business

 

More Specific

Many London boroughs look at their local attractions including art galleries, museums & parks. These are a few examples:

rbkc.gov.uk
(Kensington & Chelsea)

westminister.gov.uk 
lbhf.gov.uk  (Hammersmith & Fulham)
greenwich.gov.uk


Some sites cover the local attractions of small areas. Examples are:

london-se1.co.uk
 

southbanklondon.com
pooloflondon.co.uk
visiteastlondon.co.uk

  

Transport sites

transportforlondon.gov.uk -  here you will find the latest information on all modes of transport throughout London together with routes, fares, the different types of ticket, the Congestion Charge etc. Includes the Underground, Docklands Light Railway, buses, river services, Victoria coach station and trams.  

 

Hotel sites

gatwick-hotels-lgw.com -this is Gatwick International Airport's official hotel reservations service. They offer hotel services for over 25 Gatwick airport hotels, as well as airport services, car hire, and many other services.

 

 

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