Located on the River Thames, London is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Being the most important center for arts and commerce, education and finance, entertainment and fashion, research and development, tourism and transport, media and healthcare services, it has the most international visitors than any city has. You will be astonished with the diversity that this global city has to offer. London is home to people from all backgrounds, cultures and religions. The surprising fact is that more than 300 languages are spoken within its boundaries. Describing this hot and happening city without superlatives is almost impossible. If you are also planning to explore the grandeur of London, a self driven trip is the perfect idea. Make sure to book car hire London well in advance to avoid last minute hassles.
The BFI London Film Festival has been one of the most happening events in the city since 1956. It is an annual festival which showcases the best films from around the world. This year, it will be held between Oct 13 and Oct 28. This fifteen day festival is not just for people from the film industry but the film screenings are available for everyone. If you are in London during this period and are a movie buff, don’t just miss buying its tickets. Make sure to book your tickets in advance. Even if you are not a movie buff, you will get a chance to see famous film directors, producers and actors. What makes it more interesting is its question and answer sessions after the screenings that really cannot be missed. Attending this amazing festival is a lifetime experience and you will be simply pleased with the best movie shows.
Apart from this, you can also visit world heritage sites in London including the Tower of London; Kew Gardens, Palace of Westminster, Westminster Abbey and St Margaret’s Church. Other landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, 30 St Mary Axe, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square and Wembley Stadium. You can also explore nearby area once you are in this world-class city. Booking a car hire is the best way to explore this beautiful location. This offers you complete flexibility to move in and around the city. You can stop anywhere and relish cuisines and snacks from any corner. You can also go on a long drive on city outskirts. Being in London is a lifetime experience.