You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in London. With the self-guided tours in this book, youll explore historic Big Ben, bustling Trafalgar Square, and the Tower of Londonhome of the crown jewels. Learn how to save time and money on the Tube, and how to avoid the mobs at the Changing of the Guard.
Investigate Londons world-class museums, where you can trace Western civilization from the Magna Carta and Shakespeare to Van Gogh and Picasso. Venture into Sohos theater district for a glitzy musical or a delicious Indian dinner. End a great day at a neighborhood pub, sharing a pint and a chat with a friendly local.
Ricks candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants in delightful London neighborhoods. Youll learn how to get around by bus and on the Tube, and which sights are worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.