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Making a Day Trip to London More Memorable


Oct 19, 2022

London is a lively place to visit as there is always so much going on. To make the most out of a day trip, you have to plan and prepare as much as possible. When you plan and prepare, you can break down the day, and you can focus on doing (and seeing) what you want. If you are not focusing on planning and preparation, you will find that your day will quickly pass by.

Breaking Down the Day

Now you know how important planning and preparation are it is time to start breaking down the day into manageable sections or segments. Knowing what you want to see and do and knowing how much time you have to dedicate to each attraction or site is important. You may find it beneficial to look at the day from the end to the start. So, think about what you want to do at the end of the day (to put the icing on the cake). For example, do you want to take in a west-end show? When you have something you want to do at the end of the day, you can begin planning by working backward.

Having a Budget

Yes, a trip to London may be a one-off, but that does not mean it has to be unaffordable. It is important to have a budget that covers how much you want to spend and on what. When you have a budget to work towards, you can enjoy every aspect of London without worrying about if you have enough left over to see the next site, or purchase that piece of artwork you have your eyes on. Your budget may need to cover food and travel costs, as well as entrance costs. Having a budget and plan will help you make the most out of your visit.

Visiting an Art Gallery

Taking in a big part of London is visiting the many museums and art galleries dotted around the city. However, rather than heading to the larger and more well-known galleries and museums, why not head to the smaller, more independent ones instead? For example, pay a visit to Woodbury House Art to check out the street artwork pieces and collections on offer. Seeing what real art feels like, and seeing what it looks like, and maybe making a purchase too. You can see the real heart and soul of London by visiting the smaller businesses.

A Trip on the London Eye

If you want to get a fantastic view of London then you need to take a trip to the London Eye. On this giant wheel, you get the opportunity to soak up all that the city has to offer. You also get the chance to see a lot of other sites, too, such as Big Ben. Seeing the city skyline and experiencing it from a different angle will help you create fantastic memories of your trip to London. This popular attraction can get booked up, and it is important to purchase your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.

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