If you're a first time visitor to London, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in London.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in London.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
", the Science Museum's water-play area (The Garden) and Discover, the Children's Story Centre in Stratford (part of London), are particularly worth a visit:" See More
"Borough Market and Camden Market have lots of eating options too." See More
"Hamleys - 7 floors of all types of toys for all ages The Lego Store London Leicester Square V&A Museum of Childhood Bethnal Green SEA LIFE London Aquarium Discover Children's Story Centre - caters to 0-11-year-olds Pickled Pepper Books Natural History Museum The British Museum" See More
"Buckingham Palace-everybody visit this place, even though the Royal family and quinn never comes out :) ha" See More
"Hyde Park- it'll be stunning at that time of year." See More
"If you take a walking tour, some of the things you might want to pass by are the Thames, the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square." See More
"From there it depends on who I'm with but you can't go wrong with the British Museum (Stop OA), the Victoria & Albert Museum, or the National Gallery which are all free to visit and top notch." See More
"Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Houses Of Parliament Shop, a walk through Hyde Park." See More
"Basically, anywhere on the Victoria Line, Northern Line, Picadilly Line or Jubilee Line (Underground train lines, aka the tube) will be well connected to New Oxford St, Leicester Square, Westminster, Waterloo Station and London Bridge." See More
", Tower Bridge (the one which opens up, with the towers), the Tate Modern and/or the National Portrait Gallery if you're into art, the Museum of London if you want to know how the city grew from prehistory onwards, maybe a West End show." See More
"The sights might look a little bleak, but there's still plenty of history to see like Nelson's Column at Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace Big Ben and the House Of Parliament." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from London locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about London.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.