With Access London, your visit will be an easy, enjoyable experience—Piccadilly Circus, Big Ben, and Buckingham Palace are right at your fingertips.
Access London has been divided and organized into neighborhoods, so you know where you are and where you’re headed.
Unique color-coded and numbered entries allow you to discover the best:
Hotels • Restaurants • Attractions • Shopping • Sights • Parks and Outdoor Spaces
Large, easy-to-read maps with entry numbers keyed to text ensure that you will instantly find what you must not miss.
Access is your indispensable walk-around guide to London. Our writers, who live in and love the city, will lead you by the hand down the remarkable streets, sharing the unforgettable sights and pointing out the undiscovered gems and all the majestic landmarks that only London has to offer.
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About the Author
With the publication of his first book in 1962 at the age of 26, Richard Saul Wurman began the singular passion of his life: that of making information understandable. A holder of both M. Arch. & B. Arch. degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, he has been awarded several grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Guggenheim Fellowship, two Graham Fellowships & two Chandler Fellowships. In 1991, Richard Saul Wurman received the Kevin Lynch Award from MIT for his creation of the ACCESS travel guides. In 1994, he was named a Fellow of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland & awarded a Doctorate of Fine Arts by the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. In 1995, he received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Art Center College of Design & was Chairman of Graphic Design & Product/Industrial Design of the1995 Presidential Design Awards.
Richard Saul Wurman continues to be a regular consultant to major corporations in matters relating to the design & understanding of information. He is married to novelist Gloria Nagy, has 4 children & lives in Newport, Rhode Island.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is one of the best travel guides I have used from all the helpful tips to how the city is broken down to how they rate the resturants by price and must for anyone going to London
Most of this book is organized by geography. You take a walk down the street as you run your finger down the pages. This is very useful in identifying several activities for one excursion. Couple this with the 'Born to Shop' series and you can find anything. SLS