England, London Guide (B): 25 Things to Do in London

25 Things to Do in London
You would think with two full weeks to explore London we’d have at least scratched the surface, but even having checked off what I consider an impressive list of Things To Do* we still left with a long list of Hopefully Next Time….

I still haven’t ridden the iconic red bus.

Previous trips across the pond have found us traveling from place to place never even unpacking before moving to the next destination. I’m not complaining, as I’ve never been one to sit still for too long, but the goal of this trip was to dig deeper into a place we felt we already knew and loved. We included a few old favorites, but did our best to see and experience many new things too!

I’ll be posting in a lot more detail about many of these places, but first I’ll need to sort through all the photos!

Things to do in London:
The Little Venice Canals

Arriving in London in the early afternoon we were delighted to see the sun was shining brightly! Wanting to take advantage of what could, and did, turn out to be the only sunny day of the entire trip, we enjoyed a stroll along the canals in Little Venice. We were excited to find out that during the warmer months you can take a waterbus ride to Regents Park and through the London Zoo.

Little Venice London

The British Library London

Our trip to the British Library was prompted by our desire to see the temporary exhibit: Harry Potter A History of Magic, which ison display through February 2018, but with 150 million items ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Sights Map

Guide Name: 25 Things to Do in London
Guide Location: England » London
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: The Little Venice Canals   Regents Park   London Zoo   The British Library London   Leadenhall Market   The Tower of London   London Eye   Shoreditch Street   Victoria & Albert Museum   Brick Lane   Corinthia   Regent Street   The Sherlock Holmes Pub   Leicester Square   Lego Store   Liberty of London   Selfridges   Trafalgar Square   The National Gallery   Nelson’s Column   The Monument   London Bridge   Borough Market   Flat Iron Square   Globe Theater   Tate Modern   Houses of Parliament   Millennium Bridge   St. Paul’s Cathedral   Peggy Porschen Cakes   The Design Museum   The Waterloo Bridge  
Author: Hilary Gudgel
Read it on author's website: https://hilarystyle.me/2018/01/09/25-things-to-do-in-london/

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