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London Vacations Filled With Variety

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London vacations are usually a mix of cultural experiences, London historical tours, London shopping tours, visits to famous City Of London landmarks and taking in the West End shows. With close to 8 million people, London is Europe's largest city. So, London vacations always offer a lot of variety. Most people like to start their London vacations with London's traditional sights – Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, St Paul's Cathedral.

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The underground is a great way to get around the city.

To find out more information on this travel itinerary contact a travel agent or tour operators by searching on the Internet for 'London vacations' or 'London holidays' or 'London tours'.

Enjoy planning your holiday in London.

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Here are 9 excellent rail trips and destinations to get you started (there are many more) :

1.   Trans Siberian railway tours

2.  Switzerland's Alpine scenery by train

3. Reunification Express tour - Vietnam

4. USA Coast to Coast

5.  Canadian Rockies and a journey on the Rocky Mountaineer

6.  Australia & the Ghan Luxury Train

7. Discovering Japan by train

8. London to Jordan, by rail

9. China by High Speed rail

Click the above links to read more above each of these railway journeys.


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A must for London vacations are visits to the large central city green areas like: St James's Park, Hyde Park, Green Park. These London parks are all within easy walking distance of the West End. The City of London also has many quiet Georgian squares, narrow alleyways and riverside walks to explore.

For many, the most memorable aspect of their London vacations, is visiting London's world-class museums, art galleries and institutions. London has the Royal Opera House, the British Museum,the Tate Art Gallery and Harrods. London vacations should also include a ride on the 135 metres (443 ft) Ferris wheel known as the London Eye or Millennium Wheel. Alternatively you could take a 40 minute circular cruise of London on the River Thames.

London weekend tours could include the markets of Portobello Road, Camden and Greenwich.

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