Planning Your Visit To London

You can find plenty of information on visiting London, what to do when you are here and how to get around, all from our site, so take the time and review the menus at the top of this page.

In addition, we have prepared this page full of links and hacks in order to plan a great trip to London, including how to find the best or cheapest hotels, tickets to musicals, shows concerts, football matches, the best attractions around, booking restaurants, coupons and special promotions, transportation, travel books, reviews by other tourists and of course recommendations.

We have highlighted the sites and links we personally recommend and are fans of.

Flights

Momondo

Monarch Flights

Opodo

Kiwi

Skyscanner

Flybe

Hotel Chains

Amba Hotels 

CitizenM Hotels

Britannia Hotels

every hotels

Hilton

Melia International

Radisson Blu (UK)

Park Grand London Hotels

Park plaza hotels 

The Shaftesbury

Travelodge

Hotel Booking Sites

Hotels Combined

booking.com

ebookers

Expedia UK

HOTEL INFO

Hotels.com

Hotwire

lastminute.com

Otel

Monarch Hotels

Priceline

Think Hotels

Apartments For Short Term Rental

HomeAway – A site to rent large apartments all over Europe

HomeStay.com

Tickets To Theatre And Musicals

ATG Tickets

Discount Theatre

London Theatre Direct

LOVETheatre

Theatre Tickets Direct

Theatrepeople

Tickets To Shows, Concerts And Football Matches

Get Me In

Stubhub.co.uk

Seatwave

Ticketbis

SportsEvents365 – A great site that works in multiple languages, where you can find tickets to most English matches.

Ticketmaster UK

Viagogo

Tourist Attractions – Tickets And Packages

London Pass – A free pass to many of London’s attractions

365tickets 

Big Bus Tours – Open top bus with 4 routes around London

Discount London – A well established site with many discounts and packages to London’s attractions

English Heritage – Membership

Ripleys London

Virgin Experience Days – A site full of ideas of what to do in London

Alton Towers – Amusement park outside of London

Coupon Sites

Go Groopie

Groupon UK

Groupon Israel

LivingSocial – UK

Wowcher.co.uk

Internet Shopping

Amazon – You can find almost anything here and it can be delivered to an Amazon Locker (they are all over London) or can be picked up from post offices.

Argos – Similar to Amazon, with less of a selection and you will have to pick it up form the store.

Boots.com – A chain of Pharmacies

Clarks – Shoe shop

Dell – Computers

Marks and Spencer

Simply Supplements – Vitamins and food supplements

TK Maxx

Holidays

EasyJet Holidays

Fred Olsen Cruise Lines 

Holiday Extras

JustYou – holiday packages for singles.

Monarch Holidays

SuperBreak.com

Tickettree.com – Packages including hotels and theatre tickets

TravelBird

Westend Theatrebreaks – Packages of hotel and a show

Local Telephone SIM Cards

FreedomPop

giffgaff

Lycamobile UK

Food Delivery

Hungry House

JUST EAT

Cooking Courses

Atelier des Chefs

Transport

Tramline – National Rail tickets (inter-city trains)

Megabits – Inter-city bus travel (UK and Europe)

minicab – Minicabs/Taxis

Virgin Trains – Fast inter-city trains

RentalCars.com

Sixt rent a car GB

Other Useful Sites

Cancer Research UK  – A national charity for the fight against cancer.

Fastlane International – Courier services

Lonely Planet Publications – Travel guides (including the option of digital downloads)

TripAdvisor 

travelex.co.uk – Currency exchange, including the option of picking up the currency at airports.