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Put the Best of London inYour PocketA compact guide on getting to and enjoying the best of London.Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not.Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip no matter what your budget.Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.The best hotels and restaurants in every price range, with candid reviews.Frommer's. The best trips start here. Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. And avoid tourist traps. At Frommer's, we use 150 outspoken travel experts around the world to help you make the right choices. Find great deals and book your trip atFrommers.comList of Maps.1 Planning Your Trip to London. 1 Visitor Information& Maps. 2 Entry Requirements& Customs. 3 When to Go.London Calendar of Events. 4 Getting There. 5 Money. 6 Specialized Travel Resources. 7 Staying Connected.2 Getting to Know London. 1 Orientation.London’s Neighborhoods in Brief. 2 Getting Around.Fast Facts: London.3 Where to Stay. 1 The West End. 2 Westminster& Victoria. 3 Hotels from Knightsbridge to South Kensington. 4 Hotels from Marylebone to Holland Park.4 Where to Dine. 1 In& Around the City. 2 The West End. 3 Westminster& Victoria. 4 Knightsbridge to South Kensington. 5 Marylebone to Notting Hill Gate.5 Exploring London. 1 The Top Attractions.Trafalgar: London’s Most Famous Square. 2 More Central London Attractions.A Money-Saving Pass. 3 Exploring London by Boat.Bird’s-”Eye” View of London. 4 Organized Tours.6 Shopping. 1 Central London Shopping.How to Get Your VAT Refund. 2 The Department Stores. 3 Goods A to Z.The Comeback of Carnaby Street. 4 Street& Flea Markets.7 London After Dark. 1 The Play’s the Thing: London’s Theater Scene. 2 Classical Music, Dance& Opera. 3 The Club& Music Scene. 4 Dance, Disco& Eclectic. 5 The Best of London’s Pubs: The World’s Greatest Pub Crawl. 6 Bars& Cocktail Lounges.Index. General Index. Accommodations Index. Restaurant Index.A team of veteran travel writers,Darwin Porter andDanforth Prince have produced numerous titles for Frommer’s, including best-selling guides to Italy, France, the Caribbean, England, and Germany. Porter is also a noted Hollywood biographer, and his recent releases includeHoward Hughes: Hell’s Angel andBrando Unzipped. He is a newspaper columnist on popular culture as well as a radio commentator, with broadcasts heard in all 50 states. Prince, formerly of theNew York Times Paris bureau, is the president of Blood Moon Productions and other media-related firms.Put the Best of Londonin Your PocketThe lowdown on top museums and galleries, theater ticket discounts, and "The World's Greatest Pub Crawl."Outspoken opinions on what's worth your time and what's not.Exact prices, so you can plan the perfect trip no matter what your budget.Off-the-beaten-path experiences and undiscovered gems, plus new takes on top attractions.The best hotels and restaurants in every price range, with candid reviews.Frommer's. The best trips start here. Experience a place the way the locals do. Enjoy the best it has to offer. And avoid tourist traps. At Frommer's, we use 150 outspoken travel experts around the world to help you make the right choices. Find great deals and book your trip atFrommers.com
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