London summer weekend
by Taru from Wowanders | tarutravels.com
28 Jun 2018 - 01 Jul 2018
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Astor Hyde Park Hostel
Hostel
London, United Kingdom
Located perfectly next to Kensington gardens with great value double rooms ensuite. Overall liked but it could be so much nicer if the repainted everything. Breakfast really poor, just toast and cereal.
The Green Man
Pub
London, United Kingdom
Hostel on top of a pub, part of PubLove hostels. Nice female only 3 person room with ensuite. Convenient location.
Raison d'etre
Café
Kensington, United Kingdom
Great place for breakfast or sandwich lunch. Huge portions, superb staff.
CERU South Kensington
Middle Eastern Restaurant
Queen's Gate, United Kingdom
Great lebanese, good lunch deal (£9). Excellent both for lunch and dinner. Lamb, feta, hummus... To give you some key words 😋
Pergola Paddington Central
Roof Deck
Paddington, United Kingdom
Huge summer roofdeck with several street food style restaurant options. Great for lunch or for coming to spend tine with a big group.
Le Beaujolais
Wine Bar
London, United Kingdom
Small, cozy wine bar also serving cheese. Private restaurant club downstairs.
Señor Ceviche
Peruvian Restaurant
Soho, United Kingdom
Great ceviche and other Peruvian food with a Japanese twist. Great service.
Kingly Court
Food Court
London, United Kingdom
Area packed with restaurants in Soho, great vibe!!
Lido Cafe
Café
London, United Kingdom
On a sunny morning, perfect spot for al fresco breakfast. Memu includes traditional English breakfast, eggs benedict, croissants and much more.
Amorino
Ice Cream Shop
Soho, United Kingdom
Popular cafe serving delicious and beautiful gelatos made from natural ingredients. Only negative are the long lines.
Amaya Restaurant
Indian Restaurant
London, United Kingdom
Delicious! Just amazing food at thos modern Indian restaurant that also has a Michelin star. Great for weekend lux lunch.
Duck & Waffle
Restaurant
London, United Kingdom
Perfect spot for breakfast. But book early, these views and great food are loved by many. Open 24/7.
Albert Memorial
Monument / Landmark
London, United Kingdom
Less known but beautiful monunent in Kensington gardens..
Kensington Gardens
Park
London, United Kingdom
My favourite park in London. Great for jogging, has lovely little pathway in the south, lovely lake and much more.
Piccadilly Circus
Plaza
London, United Kingdom
The junction in London you cannot miss.
Covent Garden
Neighborhood
London, United Kingdom
Lovely neighborhood in central London with lot of restaurants.
Soho
Neighborhood
London, United Kingdom
Soho and especially Carnaby streets is packed with shops, restaurants and pretty houses.
Tower Bridge
Bridge
London, United Kingdom
The most famous landmark in London, not to be missed on your trip.
Westminster Abbey
Church
London, United Kingdom
Only admired this beautiful "royal" church from the outside but heard its amazing also inside. Long lines.
Thames River Boats
Boat or Ferry
London, United Kingdom
River boats are a great way to see London on a sunny day.
Buckingham Palace
Palace
London, United Kingdom
This is the most famous building in London. Often super crowded. Changing of guards typically at 11am, byt get there much earlier if you want to see something...
St James's Park
Park
London, United Kingdom
Lovely park next to Buckingham palace but often way too crowded for my taste.
Marble Arch
Monument / Landmark
London, United Kingdom
Landmark on the corner of Hyde Park.
Hyde Park
Park
London, United Kingdom
The biggest park in London, great for walking/running, enjoying the sun, or you can also rent a rowing boat at the lake.
Belgravia
Neighborhood
London, United Kingdom
Posh neighborhood with beautiful white houses. Wonderfully quiet. Many famous people have lived here.
Notting Hill
Neighborhood
London, United Kingdom
Notting hill is full of pastel coloured picturesque houses. On Saturdays hosts popular Portobello road market with crafts and vintage.
Mamma Mia! The Musical
Other Event
London, United Kingdom
OMG, this was really good! Amazing singers, and great performances. One of the best musicals I've seen! Playing at Novello Theatre.
Harrods
Department Store
London, United Kingdom
The most famous London department store. Luxurious (and expensive) shopping
Big bus city tour
Nice way to spend the day but found it hard to find the stops and sometimes really crowded in the bus.
Portobello Road Market
Flea Market
London, United Kingdom
Buzzing vintage and artisan market on Saturdays in Notting Hill.
Valentino nail bar
Great pedicure by Happy :) Edgware Road neighbourhood beauty spa.