Discover The Best of London

Explore London like a local with the help of The Original Tour blog. We have a range of guides to help you find things to do in London, seasonal events throughout the year and top tips on how to plan your visit. Planning your trip to London just got even easier.

London landmarks

Top 13 London landmarks to see during your visit

In London for a short trip? Confused by the number of things to do and see in London? Don't despair. London might be a big city, but we think we know ...

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Marching band at the London New Year's Day Parade

London’s New Year’s Day Parade 2020

For the 34th year, London’s New Year’s Day Parade takes to the streets of central London on 1st January 2020. Over 8,500 performers take part in this ...

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London in winter, view of the ice rink in Somerset House

Things to do in London in winter: a month-by-month guide

Venture out during your trip to the capital and explore the city with our helpful guide and discover the top 22 things to do in London in winter. Top...

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London Christmas Market

The Best Christmas Markets in London

The festive season in London is magical. Between the beautiful Christmas Lights, ice rinks, Christmas trees, Christmas markets and fairs, the streets ...

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London Christmas Lights, view of a street with an iconic red phone box

The Best Christmas Lights in London

Christmas is the most magical time of the year, especially in London! Over the festive season the magnificent Christmas Lights transforms the city int...

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Long table with people sharing food and drink

The Oldest Pubs In London

  So you’ve hopped off The Original Tour bus, visited some iconic landmarks and attractions but now it’s time to grab a refreshing drink. There are p...

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View of Westminster Bridge, Houses of Parliament and Big Ben across the River Thames

How to Spend 24 Hours in London

  So, you’ve arrived for 24 hours in London for a quick stopover but how do you make the most of your visit? Sure, you want to see as much as possibl...

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Royal Chelsea Hospital London

Famous Filming Locations in London

Have your friends and family ever saw somewhere on the big screen that you’d love to visit in real life? With beautiful streets, parks and monuments, ...

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Tower Bridge at Night

Things to do in London Tonight

  Cancelled plans at the last minute? Or, just not sure how to spend your evening? Lucky for you, London is a city that never sleeps, so there is alw...

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