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Really interesting things that should be seen in London?

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    I'm not a Londoner so help me out :P

    What are some interesting things people should see? Google is just showing me the London eye -__-
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    Lol I just realised it 2:30 am XD
    I doubt i'll be getting many answers....
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    All the major museums ofc

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    Where are you from? What kinds of things do you like to do normally?
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    (Original post by RobML)
    All the major museums ofc

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    I meant things like old buildings, old tiny bookstores...that sort of thing.
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    (Original post by Camilli)
    Where are you from? What kinds of things do you like to do normally?
    Lol I'm from outside of London XD But I rarely go there, and i've only seen the obvious things...
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    I meant things like old buildings, old tiny bookstores...that sort of thing.
    They are old buildings :unimpressed:

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    Houses of Parliament
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    (Original post by RobML)
    They are old buildings :unimpressed:

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    (Original post by Rhythmical)
    Houses of Parliament
    Lol shut up S XDD
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    Lol shut up S XDD
    reported mate. I recommend the Tower of London
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    id give a proper answer but its too late and i want to die
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    Whereas if you came to Cardiff I could recommend you plenty of places :mmm:

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    (Original post by retro_turtles)
    id give a proper answer but its too late and i want to die
    Pls do it Suggest something, pls
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    (Original post by RobML)
    Whereas if you came to Cardiff I could recommend you plenty of places :mmm:

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    Thank you, that is very helpful indeed Rob -_-
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    Thank you, that is very helpful indeed Rob -_-
    Cardiff is superior ok

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    The Tate museums
    The cable cars at north greenwich
    Peacocks in Holland Park
    The orbittal slide in stratford
    The TARDIS outside Earl court station
    Trafalgar square
    The Shard
    Madame Tussauds
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    I'm not a Londoner so help me out :P

    What are some interesting things people should see? Google is just showing me the London eye -__-
    major and minor tourist attractions;
    the london eye
    houses of parliament + parliament square
    oxford street (shopping)
    british museum (amazing architecture)
    national gallery
    natural history museum (again, if you're not into the displays, the architecture here is beauts)
    harrods (v v famous for designer shopping and just fun to walk through- they have a nice little bit for afternoon tea here, too)
    covent garden (a generally nice place to walk around, they usually have some person doing a free show in the middle of the street- everyone crowds round)
    kingly court on Carnaby Street- nice places to dine here- recommend STAX Burgers (v expensive tho)
    kew gardens? (look this up)
    hyde park (awesome for relaxing beside the Serpentine Lake, plus you can go on a boat! Lol)
    edgware road for some Lebanese food- delicious! (also right next to hyde park)
    Camden- their food market and the general atmosphere is really nice.
    Canary Wharf is a nice place to look at lol, other than that you can't do much there
    Regents park?
    Drive along tower bridge
    Have a walk through Chelsea- nice buildings
    Visit the Shard, rooftop dinners etc
    Regent street = shopping shopping shopping! (they have Hamleys here- the coolest toy shop in London lol)
    there's a cool place called Sketch in London, take a look at this place on google images- it's pretty cool (especially for afternoon tea).

    restaurants i suggest:
    Dishoom (indian cuisine)
    Pizza Pilgrims (italian cuisine)
    Behesht (iranian cuisine)
    Eat Tokyo (japanese cuisine)
    Balthazar (only been here for english brekkie but take a look at their menu online)
    Ekachai (thai cuisine)
    Five Guys (american diner)
    Al Dar (lebanese cuisine)
    Joy King Lau (chinese cuisine)

    Basic:
    Nandos
    Wagamamas
    etc

    any other Qs?
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    (Original post by TheonlyMrsHolmes)
    Pls do it Suggest something, pls
    Camden town has some decent places, visit some of the parks (they are quite pretty) i would also suggest going to the globe theatre to watch a production (i've been 4 times and enjoyed it alot). Museums and places in Westminster like Madame Tussauds and London Dungeon.
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