Rick Steves' London 2008

Rick Steves' London 2008

by Rick Steves, Gene Openshaw

Paperback

$17.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781566918626
Publisher: Avalon Publishing
Publication date: 11/28/2007
Series: Rick Steves' City and Regional Guides Series
Pages: 446
Product dimensions: 4.50(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Rick Steves is on a mission: to help make European travel accessible and meaningful for Americans. Rick has spent 100 days every year since 1973 exploring Europe. He's researched and written 24 travel guidebooks and hosts the public television series Rick Steves' Europe, now in its seventh season. He also organizes and leads tours of Europe and offers an information-packed website (ricksteves.com). Rick lives in Edmonds, WA, just north of Seattle, with his family.

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Welcome to My London City Guide2
Trip Costs3
Exchange Rates4
Prices, Times, and Discounts4
When to Go5
Red Tape and Taxes5
Banking5
Travel Smart6
Recommended Guidebooks7
Rick Steves' Books and Videos8
Maps9
Tours of London, Britain, and Ireland9
Transportation9
Telephones, Mail, and E-mail9
Sleeping11
Eating13
Back Door Travel Philosophy17
Orientation18
Planning Your Time18
Arrival in London21
Tourist Information21
Helpful Hints23
Getting Around London24
Tours of London27
London Sights30
Tours
Westminster Walk48
British Museum Tour57
National Gallery Tour77
Tate Britain Tour95
Tate Modern Tour108
British Library Tour119
Westminster Abbey Tour129
St. Paul's Tour136
Tower of London Tour141
Day Trips
Day Trips in England147
Greenwich148
Cambridge152
Bath156
Day Trip to Paris170
Sleeping in London185
Eating in London195
London with Children203
Shopping in London206
Entertainment209
Transportation Connections213
Appendix221
Index235

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