Frommers London 2012

by Donald Strachan

Wiley | November 29, 2011 | Trade Paperback

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Full color guide with a free fold out color map.

Frommer’s London 2012 gives you the insider knowledge on where and what to visit in this inspiring capital city.   Packed with detailed, opinionated and honest reviews, this guide gives you the low-down on what’s worth your time and what’s not, providing extensive listings of accommodation, attractions and restaurants in and around London whatever your budget.   

•Features up-and-coming areas and includes East London with venues near Spitalfields and Brick Lane, Hoxton, Dalston and Stratford.  
•Discover where to eat the best British pub food or afternoon tea; follow an itinerary that makes the most of your day; details of world-class museums and galleries, historic sights and Royal Palaces.
•Tips and information on what to buy and where to shop; where to buy West End theatre tickets, or where to go for the best clubbing in London, plus suggestions for excursions and boat trips on the Thames, as well as day trips out to Bath, Cambridge, Oxford, Stonehenge and Salisbury and Windsor Complete guides give travellers the comprehensive overview of destinations, detailing the vast variety of choices and need-to-know local information in cities and countries, without glossing over any of the details. 
•Entire regions, neighborhoods and more are broken down by thoughtful itineraries to give detailed guides to each, with full accompanying reviews and prices listed throughout. 

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 464 pages, 8 × 5.2 × 0.84 in

Published: November 29, 2011

Publisher: Wiley

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1119974488

ISBN - 13: 9781119974482

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Frommers London 2012

Frommers London 2012

by Donald Strachan

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 464 pages, 8 × 5.2 × 0.84 in

Published: November 29, 2011

Publisher: Wiley

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1119974488

ISBN - 13: 9781119974482

About the Book

Available in time for the 2012 Olympics, this guide to the host city of London contains hundreds of color photos, a free pocket map inside, plus easy-to-read maps throughout. Includes exact prices, directions, opening hours, and other practical information plus sights, shopping, and nightlife itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas. Original.

Table of Contents

List of Maps vi1. The Best of London 1The Most Unforgettable London Experiences 3The Most Unforgettable Food & Drink Experiences 4The Best London Museums 6The Best Activities for Families 8The Best Free & Dirt Cheap London 9The Best Historic Experiences 11The Best Local Experiences 132. London in Depth 15London Today 16The Making of London 18When to Go 41Responsible Tourism 48Tours & Special-Internet Trips 49Useful London Terms & Language 533. Suggested London Itineraries 56City Layout 57Neighborhoods in Brief 60Iconic London 82Royal London 89Literary London 914. Exploring London 94London’s Top 15 Attractions 95The West End 96West London 115Southwest London 120The South Bank 135The City 146East London 158North &Northwest London 166Southeast London 175Outlying Areas 180Especially for kids 187Sights & Attractions by Theme 1885. Eating Out in London 193Best Bets 194The West End 196West London 220Southwest London 225The South Bank 235The City 238East London 243North & Northwest London 252Southeast London 253Outlying Areas 256Family-Friendly Restaurants 257Teatime 258Restaurants by Cuisine 262Practical Matters: The Restaurant Scene 2666. Shopping 268The West End 269West London 272Southwest London 272The South Bank 274The City & East London 275North London 276Southeast London 277Malls & Markets 277Shopping A to Z 281Practical Matters: The Shopping Scene 3007. Entertainment & Nightlife 303The Performing Arts 304The Bar Scene 311The Club & Music Scene 321Alternative Entertainment 331
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Full color guide with a free fold out color map.

Frommer’s London 2012 gives you the insider knowledge on where and what to visit in this inspiring capital city.   Packed with detailed, opinionated and honest reviews, this guide gives you the low-down on what’s worth your time and what’s not, providing extensive listings of accommodation, attractions and restaurants in and around London whatever your budget.   

•Features up-and-coming areas and includes East London with venues near Spitalfields and Brick Lane, Hoxton, Dalston and Stratford.  
•Discover where to eat the best British pub food or afternoon tea; follow an itinerary that makes the most of your day; details of world-class museums and galleries, historic sights and Royal Palaces.
•Tips and information on what to buy and where to shop; where to buy West End theatre tickets, or where to go for the best clubbing in London, plus suggestions for excursions and boat trips on the Thames, as well as day trips out to Bath, Cambridge, Oxford, Stonehenge and Salisbury and Windsor Complete guides give travellers the comprehensive overview of destinations, detailing the vast variety of choices and need-to-know local information in cities and countries, without glossing over any of the details. 
•Entire regions, neighborhoods and more are broken down by thoughtful itineraries to give detailed guides to each, with full accompanying reviews and prices listed throughout. 

From the Jacket

  • Hundreds of color photos

  • Free pocket map inside,plus easy-to-read maps throughout

  • Exact prices, directions, opening hours,and other practical information

  • Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants,plus sights, shopping, and nightlife

  • Itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas

  • Insider tips from local expert authors