With the world's attention on London, Virgin Atlantic has launched a free iphone app that brings London to life with a new City guide, featuring itineraries from famous Londoners and the best places to eat, drink, and sleep, just in time for global sports fan arriving onto London during Olympic.
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There’s a London for every visitor – whether that’s all-night clubbing or a family adventure.
One of the world’s most vibrant cities, London is a charming mix of cultures and history. Take cheap flights to Heathrow or Gatwick and visit iconic sights such as Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and London Bridge. Or for a more unusual view of London, head to the East End and explore the creative heart of the city.
Head to the West End and check out a show, or hit Soho for a dazzling array of nightlife. If you fancy a shopping spree, London is a great venue. From designer labels at Harrods, High street names in Oxford Circus, to the vintage shops of Shoreditch, there’s something for everyone. Book your flights now for our best prices on London flights and start enjoying what this city has to offer.
Packed full of historical sites and must see monuments, London is truly a capital city. Check out Virgin Atlantic’s guide to this metropolis.
Most of the city’s museums and galleries are admission free, which is great news for travellers on a budget. You’ll find the world-class V&A, Science and Natural History Museums all in South Kensington.
Jump aboard a river cruise and see some of London’s most famous landmarks from another perspective, including the Tate Modern, the London Eye and Battersea Power Station.
London has some fantastic markets. Borough Market in London Bridge is an absolute must for foodies, or for a more alternative Sunday stroll, pop to Columbia Road Flower Market.
Visit the world’s largest living plant collection at the 250-year-old Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew. Admire jungles in the tropical glasshouses or try out the fantastic 200-metre long Treetop Walkway.
London’s not best known for sunshine, so if it starts to drizzle, pop to one of the city’s beautiful independent cinemas. The Electric Cinema in Notting Hill is a popular choice.
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