Author: Petya Tsaneva
Number of pages: 236
PRICE: €8.99 / $9.99
London is one of the biggest and most cosmopolitan cities on the planet. If Rome is a fairy-tale about gladiators and emperors, and Barcelona is a modern tale about the genius of Gaudi and his masterpieces, then London is a fairy-tale about kings and queens, princes and princesses, royal carriages and magnificent ceremonies! With our guide, TOP 40 London, we would like to tell you this exciting fairy-tale with its characters, the medieval castles and splendid palaces, they live in, the churches where they take their vows, the unique parks, where once kings hunted, the theatre, where Shakespeare performed, the place where Sherlock Holmes lives…London is all this and more.
The guide is organized into three chapters:
Chapter One introduces you to the city and gives you an overview of London – from its geography, climate, origin and legends to the most famous royal dynasties and their most prominent members, the royal ceremonies and many more.
Chapter Two reveals the TOP 40 tourist sites, listed in alphabetical order. For each sight, you will find information about its history, interesting facts, opening hours and entrance fees, official website, address and closest metro station.
Chapter Three contains practical information about airports, how to get to and from them, public and tourist transport, London Pass, 2FOR1, hotels, shopping, safety tips and many more.
240 Colour Photographs – the large number of photographs will help you navigate your way through the English capital easier.
Colour Text Boxes with Curious Information – the colour text boxes throughout the guide point your attention to those little hints, interesting facts, local stories and legends which make your visit so much more exciting and enjoyable.
Official Websites – we have also provided the official websites of the tourist sites, airports, public transport services, London Pass, hop-on hop-off bus tours, London’s tourist website, etc. This allows you to easily check the official websites for any updates or for more information when planning your trip.
City Map – the map of central London shows the tourist attractions, described in Chapter Two, the major bus and train stations, metro stations, etc., making it easier for you to plan your daily itineraries.
Transport Network Map – London’s transport map is also included in case you opt in for exploring the city entirely or partially by public transport.