London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times.
City Of London
Come and explore all London has to offer and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime. The great city of London awaits you. There are so many things to do in London, it is tough to know what to do first and theres just too much to list here. Visit the website link below to see all the details from Madame Tussauds, Big Ben, London Eye, West End Shopping to St Paul’s Cathedral and of course Buckingham Palace.
Westfield Shopping Centre, Stratford
The largest urban shopping centre malls in Europe. Spend a day or two here and shop the latest fashion trends or eat out in some of the popular dining restaurants. There is also Aspers Casino if you fancy a gamble! Westfield at Stratford City is located just 10 minutes away by public transport.
The O2 Arena
For an unforgettable experience, attend a concert at the O2 Arena, 10 miles away. Whether you want to catch a simple evening show or a legendary musician on tour, this world-famous music venue is sure to have something suitable and boasts fantastic restaurants and bars too. This is also perfect if you are seeking hotels near the Thames Barrier as it is only 9 miles away, making it easy for you to jump aboard a riverboat and experience London Ilford in a unique way.
ExCeL London is an exhibitions and international convention centre in the London Borough of Newham. It is located on a 100-acre site on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock in London Docklands, between Canary Wharf and London City Airport. The home of world leading events.
Ilford Town Centre and Exchange Shopping Mall
Ilford was graced by a visit from Her Majesty the Queen on March 29, 2012 as a part of the Nationwide Tour being undertaken as a part of Her Diamond Jubilee Celebrations. She met residents at Valentine’s Park, overlooking the Hotel, while the sun beamed down on a very special day. She was accompanied by Prince Philip and was greeted by Council leaders and London Mayor Boris Johnson. Ilford offers a variety of cuisines through its numerous restaurants in and around the area.
Valentines Park and Mansion
Valentines Park is, at 52 hectares, the largest green space in the London Borough of Redbridge, between Ilford and Gants Hill. It was acquired in various purchases and gifts of land, starting in 1898 and culminating in the 1920s. Awarded with the Green Flag Status for 2010 & 2011, Valentines Park is a beautiful park to take a walk for some fresh air and greenery.
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, in London, United Kingdom, is a sporting complex built for the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Paralympics, situated to the east of the city adjacent to the Stratford City development. It contains the athletes ‘Olympic Village and several of the sporting venues including the Olympic Stadium and London Aquatics Centre, besides the London Olympics Media Centre.
Canary Wharf Financial Centre and Shopping Areas
A beautiful and modern part of London, Canary Wharf’s iconic skyline is an integral part of the landscape, with the addition of Crossrail Place, the latest shopping and leisure destination offering new restaurants, a cinema, plus one of London’s biggest roof gardens. Combined with a fantastic programme of music, film, theatre, dance, art, fashion and more throughout the year, plus over 300 shops, cafes, bars and restaurants, there has never been a better time to visit Canary Wharf. It is one of the United Kingdom’s two main financial centres along with the traditional City of London and contains many of Europe’s tallest buildings, including the second-tallest in the UK, One Canada Square.