As the capitol city of England and the United Kingdom, London has been a major travel destination for decades. London's beginnings date back nearly 2,000 years, providing a history that is unparallelled around the world. With fantastic museums, great shopping, and masterful restaurants, London is a city that must be seen to be believed. London has a lot to offer, so it's important to choose activities and restaurants wisely to make the most of your time. Here are some travel tips for an exciting and entertaining trip to London by air charter service, allowing you to get the most out of your trip across the pond.
No trip to London is complete without visiting the British Museum. Featuring over 7 million unique artifacts such as Egyptian mummies, the Rosetta Stone, and an Easter Island statue, this museum contains more art than one day will allow. Another museum to visit is Tate Modern, located on the south bank of the Thames. Great modern artists such as Matisse, Warhol, Picasso and Monet are all showcased at Tate Modern, making it one of the most impressive modern collections of art in the world. Yet another great exhibit to check out is the National Portrait Gallery, which features paintings and photographs of famous English celebrities.
London features one of the premiere shopping destinations in the world, Oxford Street. Stretching nearly a mile, more than 300 stores provide some of the most unique and fashionable offerings in England, such as the legendary Selfridges flagship store. Another great shopping area of London is Carnaby Street, which was the fashion and cultural hotspot of the 60's. With over 12 streets of shops, cafes and restaurants, Carnaby Street is not to be missed. Don't forget to visit Notting Hill, which offers truly unique vintage clothing, rare antiques and other off-the-grid oddities.
For an exquisite and memorable dining experience, the Waterside Inn is the place to go. Located right on the water, this classic French dining establishment boasts fantastic wines and immaculate service. The Waterside Inn allows guests to arrive by boat and stay the night if they please. For those looking to enjoy traditional London cuisine such as Yorkshire pudding, head over to Rules, which is the oldest restaurant in London. For a delicious order of fish and chips, make sure to check out the Rock and Sole Plaice. If the weather permits, the benches and tables outside of the restaurant provide the perfect atmosphere for a tasty lunch.
Whether you are looking for stunning art displays, fantastic shopping districts or delicious meals, London has something for everyone. Next time you're looking for a luxurious spot to get away, rent a jet and travel to London. A lavish world of culture, fashion and dining await your visit. Call (702)-472-9714 to book your private jet charter today.Main photo credit: Sprengben [why not get a friend] via photopin cc