Deep rooted into its illustrious history, London is nirvana for every visitor, be it an art enthusiast, history buff, casual traveler, or a fashion lover. Set among the awe-inspiring gothic style grand buildings and palaces, the city is covered with world-famous landmarks like Westminster Abbey, Tower London, London eye, etc. A must see destination in London is the Tower Bridge, boasting of beautiful walkways and offering a panoramic view of the city. Explore the thriving art galleries, culture centers, and prestigious museums, displaying the unique and creative work of talented artists. One of the world's most visited cities, London has something for everyone ? from history and culture to lip-smacking cuisines and lively nightlife.
Useful Tips for Tourists Flying to London
Where to shop
London is one of the perfect places to fulfill all your shopping cravings. Shop till you drop as the choices are unlimited. Get some trendy designer wears at Clerkenwell, Shoreditch, and Spitalfields. For pocket-friendly shopping and good choice, explore Oxford Street and Covent Garden. Explore the luxurious stores of Tiffany & Co., Burberry, and Zara at Bond Street and Mayfair. For mid-priced fashion wears, visit Regent Street and Jermyn Street. Head to the area around St James’s and Piccadilly which are renowned for its luxury, designer appeal and is home to many exquisite flagships. In case you need a break, you can also find good cafes and restaurants at these wonderful shopping venues.
What to eat
From flavorful lamb chops to succulent desserts, British people love their food as much as they love their heritage. Fish and Chips is one of the most popular traditional and favorite British dishes, available in almost every cafe and restaurant in London. Do taste the Sunday roast which is served with chicken, pork, beef, or veg options. Yorkshire pudding and Eton Mess (a mixture of strawberries, broken meringue, and whipped heavy cream) are delicious desserts to engage your palate. ‘Pie and Mash’ and ‘Bangers and Mash’ are some other classic dishes to try and relish. Enjoy unique delicacies at reasonable prices at Bai Wei, Beigel Bake, Sticky Beast, Bread Ahead and Bao Bar.
Dos and Don’ts
• Do not jump the queue as people in London take queuing (waiting in-line) seriously.
• Do not leave your bag unattended at public places or tourist spots, as it might raise concern among locals and they might alert the authorities.
Emergency contact numbers:
• Police/ Fire/ Ambulance: 112/ 999
• Which airlines offer cheap air tickets to Bangkok to London?
The airline that offers cheap air tickets from Bangkok to London is Malaysia Airlines
• What is the time zone used in the United Kingdom?
The time zone used in London is GMT +0.
• What are the most popular airlines flying from Bangkok to London?
The most popular airlines flying from Bangkok to London are Emirates
, Qatar Airways
, and Turkish Airlines
• What is the shortest time for a Bangkok to London flight?
The shortest time for a direct Bangkok to London flight is 12 hour and 05 minutes.
• What are the top tourist destinations of London?
The top tourist destinations of London are Tower of London, London Eye, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, and Big Ben.
• What is the currency of the United Kingdom (UK)?
The currency of the United Kingdom (UK) is pound sterling (£).
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