4 London Travel Tips You Should Know About


London is a very popular tourist location and for good reason. There are so many attractions for you to go and see, and you won’t ever be able to see them all on one vacation. However, if you’re going to visit the city unaware, you might find yourself shocked at the cost of everything. London isn’t a cheap place to live, and it’s even more expensive if you’re there to see the more popular attractions. Save yourself time and money by getting yourself clued in before you go.


Cheap transportation

If there’s one thing everyone knows about London, it’s the underground. London is famous for its underground railway system, but it’s worth knowing that can get pretty expensive if you’re going to be staying in London for even just a few days. You could save yourself some money on your London travels by investing in an Oyster card. You can make as much use of it while you’re there, and you’ll find that your ticket costs have been significantly cut down with this alternative. 

The London Pass

If you’re not aware of it already, you should know that London is not a cheap city to visit. It’s the capital, and being a tourist doesn’t make it any lighter – you’re going to be paying a lot for any kind of tourist attraction if you show up unprepared. The London Pass can make your adventures much cheaper, and while the pass itself is quite expensive, it will save you and your family hundreds if you’re taking the time to get out and see everything the city has to offer.

Think about what you want to see and when you want to see it, and then think about how the London Pass can benefit you. It may not be worth it if you’re not planning to visit a lot of attractions on that day.

Finding yourself accommodation

If you’re looking for somewhere to stay or keep your things, you’ve got plenty of options open to you. Something that might appeal to you are these storage lockers in London. Having somewhere secure and safe to keep all of your things while you’re out exploring the city can give you the peace of mind that you need to enjoy your vacation. You don’t always need to rent out a hotel room just to have somewhere to keep your things, so keep that in mind before you go booking for longer than you need to.

Prepare some good walking shoes

As mentioned before, London is well-known for its underground tube system, which means that you’re going to be on your feet often. You’re beating the traffic by taking the train, but making the mistake of wearing uncomfortable footwear can quickly spoil your day.

Any trip to London requires a lot of walking, but it’s a great opportunity for you to explore more of the city. It’s not an experience that you can get in just any city, so make the most of it while you’re visiting.

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LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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1 year ago

I recently returned from a trip to Rome and I also have a couple of tips for people who are planning to visit this city. I strongly recommend buying one of the food tours rome or even all that are presented on that site, because this is a unique opportunity to try the local cuisine, as well as listen to an interesting tour from the guide.

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If you’re going to be traveling overseas, you’re going to want to have documentation of your itinerary and of your important documents such as your passport and other forms of identification. 

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