There are plenty of reasons to visit one of the world’s biggest and most vibrant cities, London, but picking the right time of year to pay a visit can be vital. Whether you are interested in sports, live entertainment, great history or just submerging yourself in city life then London has it all.
The summer is probably the best time to consider visiting London as a number of events are taking place during that time. June sees the world’s elite tennis players unite to challenge for the ATP’s most coveted Gran Slam, Wimbledon. Away from sport you may be a keen music lover and festival goer, if this is the case then consider heading to England’s’ capital to experience the Glastonbury festival which also occurs during the month of June. People choosing to be a part of these events tend to pay a few quid on tickets so it’s worth considering the cheap accommodation London has to offer.
If festivals aren’t your thing then you can consider a visit to one of London’s many live venues such as the O2 arena which is host to world famous music acts throughout the whole year. Why not take a wander down the West End and take in a musical choosing from all the top shows each with its own star studded cast.
If history and culture is the reason your visiting then you will have your days packed with so many landmarks and monuments to visit. Explore London by visiting the likes of Buckingham Palace, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, London Bridge and of course the iconic Big Ben. Doing so much travelling and sightseeing can have a costly effect to your pocket so much sure that your travelling costs are limited by consider the likes of hostels in London, England during your break.
Whatever your reasons for visiting and wherever you choose to stay make sure that you consider the many options available in London to make sure that you aren’t overspending during you city break!