SEEING THE SIGHTS
When staying in London, it is well worth sailing along the River Thames to see the famous sights. It’s a perfect way to see London’s most iconic landmarks including Tower Bridge, The Tower of London, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. There is a variety of cruise choices including dining, jazz, sunset and afternoon tea. Enjoy London away from the crowds for an hour or two.
DINE AND DRINK
London is brimming with great places to eat and drink and for those working in The City, the best bars can be found near big City offices and areas like Shoreditch and Spitalfields. There are a few highly rated restaurant experiences popular with business travelers. Sushisamba offers some of the highest indoor and outdoor terrace dining in Europe with fabulous views of London. With a blend of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian cuisine, this offers something a little different. Renowned Duck and Waffle is in the same building and boasts seasonal, British food all day everyday making this a fantastic venue for busy business travelers. Gordons Wine Bar offers something a bit different. It is an enchanting bar near Charing Cross which has been serving guests since 1890. The best part is the deepest corner which is a low arched candlelit cave. Renowned for the Sunday roasts and a great wine selection.
Seeing a comedy show is the best way to get accustomed to the dry British humour. There is a variety of comedians who tour London regularly and Leicester Square is a fabulous place to catch a cheap comedy show at many of the venues.
The British love their sport! Wherever you’re in London, you’re likely to come across someone who likes football or rugby. From many big teams like Chelsea Football Club and Saracens Rugby Club to local community teams, it isn’t hard to find a game.
It is quite surprising how many people are from other places who live in London. You will come across all sorts of accents and cultures making London one of the most interesting business travel destinations in the world. This means that you can enjoy a huge variety of foods, music, events and art in London.