When in London, do as the Londoners do. There are so many wonderful things to do in London for all age groups and interests. Along with visiting the most popular tourist destinations, there are also many quirky, funny and unique places to explore in London. Here is the ultimate list of 10 things you should do at least once in your life.
Attend political debates
Only in London you can witness the world’s oldest democratic body in action! And yes, it is completely FREE for both UK residents and international tourists to enter the Palace of Westminster and watch the political debates in the public galleries.
221B Baker Street
It’s not a secret, that this address belongs to the most famous fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. If you are a big fan of him, then you will definitely find this old-fashioned English museum interesting.
Play footgolf in Chiswick
This exciting new sport is literally taking the UK by storm! Footgolf combines two of the most popular sports in the world: football and golf. It is definitely a ‘must try’ activity for all ages.
Slide down the ArcelorMittal Orbit
This is probably one of the best places to get a 360 degree view of London without spending a fortune. Almost 115-metre-tall sculpture and observation tower ArcelorMittal Orbit also serves as a tunnel slide. You just can’t go to London and not visit this place.
Book a photoshoot with Splento
Do you want your trip to London to live on in your memory forever? Splento can fulfill any brief you desire from standing with the guards at Buckingham Palace, to walking beside Big Ben at Westminster. All are well experienced and carry the best professional equipment to ensure outstanding results.
Visit animals at Spitalfields City Farm
Meet lots of nice and friendly animals on an unusual urban farm at Spitalfields. This is a lovely place for having a family day out or a quirky date. Awesome atmosphere and a lot of fun are guaranteed.
Buy flowers at Columbia Road
Lovely place to visit on a Sunday morning! Wide range of flowers and plants at decent prices especially before closing. Even though it is always quite crowded but definitely worth a visit.
Bounce around at Oxygen Freejumping
Huge space with tons of trampolines. Brilliant place for running off energy and fabulous venue for parties. A great fun filled day out is guaranteed.
Climb up Primrose Hill
Located in the northern part of Regent’s Park, Primrose Hill in Camden gives you certainly one of the best views in London. Perfect place for a morning jog or a picnic with family or friends.
Dance at Rivoli Ballroom
Built in 1950s, the Rivoli Ballroom currently functions as a nightclub and as a venue to many musical and dance events in London. Vintage decor and live music will create an exciting atmosphere you’ll never forget.