You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in London. With the self-guided tours in this book, youall explore historic Big Ben, bustling Trafalgar Square, and the Tower of Londonahome of the crown jewels. Learn how to save time and money on the Tube, and how to avoid the mobs at the Changing of the Guard. Investigate Londonas world-class museums, where you can trace Western civilization from the Magna Carta and Shakespeare to Van Gogh and Picasso. Venture into Sohoas theater district for a glitzy musical or a delicious Indian dinner. End a great day at a neighborhood pub, sharing a pint and a chat with a friendly local. Rickas candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants in delightful London neighborhoods. Youall learn how to get around by bus and on the Tube, and which sights are worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.Meanwhile, fresh replacement guards (the aNew Guarda) gather for a review and inspection at Wellington Barracks, 500 ... Everyone parades around, the guard changes (passing the regimental flag, or acoloura) with much shouting, the band ... Cost and Hours: Free, daily May-July at 11:30, every other day Aug-April, no ceremony in very wet weather; exact schedule subject to changeacall 020/7766- 7300 for the daya#39;s plan, or check www.royal.gov.uk (search aChanging the Guarda );anbsp;...
|Title||:||Rick Steves London 2015|
|Author||:||Rick Steves, Gene Openshaw|
|Publisher||:||Avalon Travel - 2014-09-16|