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
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
be found by using a search engine such as Google or
- 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).
- 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
- 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,
- 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.
- 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.
- the National Virtual Museum lists all museums
throughout the UK by subject and area. It provides
location and web addresses, events taking place and
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
London boroughs look at their local attractions
including art galleries, museums & parks. These are
a few examples:
(Kensington & Chelsea)
lbhf.gov.uk (Hammersmith & Fulham)
Some sites cover the local attractions of small areas.
- 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.
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.