Things to Do in London
When it comes to finding things to do during your stay in London, you're likely to have a checklist of must-see destinations in mind. In addition to swinging by places like the British, Natural History, Science and National Maritime museums - all of which are free - you may want to set out on foot to really explore what the locale has to offer. Those who love history and a good pint will enjoy the Great Greenwich Pub Tour, a walking tour that explores some of the most historic pubs in the city. You'll even make a stop at the Trafalgar Tavern, which is located along the river and was a common spot for Charles Dickens to quaff. There are also bus and bike tours of London, where you'll experience some of the best- and least-known in the city.
During your London getaway, there's no doubt that you'll be dining around town, looking for the best of local flavors. While in this capital city, you'll find food fare from around the world. At Cocoro, you can enjoy a number of Japanese staples, such as the pork bone-based tonkotsu. The quaint restaurant is tucked in on a side road off of New Oxford Street. If you're on the go museum hopping, Bunnychow, a African Asian fast food spot, is the ideal pit stop to make. The delicious, fresh-baked loaves are filled with everything from baked beans to pulled pork to curries. Depending on what part of London you find yourself in at the end of the evening, there's a great nightlife to explore. Great pubs to check out include Harp in Covent Garden and Fox & Anchor in Clerkenwell.