Soak up Shoreditch?s edgy and offbeat atmosphere in a local bar, explore the world-class Tate Modern gallery, or steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey; all with your trusted travel companion.Offering visually-inspiring content along with the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you, this photo-rich, user-friendly guide makes planning fun and easy. Discover the best of London and begin your journey now!Inside Lonely Planet Best of London:? In-depth coverage of the destination?s must-see sights along with hidden gems that most guidebooks miss to get you to the heart of a place.
? Intuitively organized with essential information at your fingertips.
? Eye-catching full-colour design and easy-to-use layout with maps and images throughout.
? Annotated images that bring a destination to life.
? Practical planning and transport tools including a fold-out map (included in print version) that gives instant access to must-see sights to help you navigate as you plot out your itinerary.
? Short and extended itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests to make the most of your time on the road.
? Insider tips and insights to save time and money, avoid crowds and trouble spots, and to get to know the destination like a local.
? Honest recommendations for all budgets.
? Cultural insights and background information to put top sights and experiences in context and to give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience (includes cuisine, art, architecture, history, wine, sport, and etiquette).
? Free, convenient pull-out London map.Covers: the West End, Kensington, Hyde Park, Spitalfields, Clerkenwell, Hoxton, the South Bank and more.