There are so many wonderful things to do in London, even if you are visiting for a week or just for the weekend. While you may be overawed with the amount of sights there are to see and things there are to do, there are ways to get everything down in a few days. If you want to do some sightseeing, then a bus tour of London is a great way to get to know the city. You can restaurants and pubs that are scattered across the city.
The one thing you do not want to miss out on when coming to London is the theatre. When people think of theatre, they immediately think of Broadway. However, people do not realize that London’s West End actually has some of the best productions in the world going on all the time. There are classic musicals and dramas such as Sweeney Todd, Billy Elliot, Matilda and more. In addition, there are some wonderful local productions that you are sure to have a great time viewing.
The London box office is stellar and some of the best performers in the world come to London to take part in these blockbuster events. If you are looking for specific examples, then you must go see The Phantom of the Opera. That is a production that has been going on for years and is sure to catch your eye. Les Miserables, We Will Rock You, Mamma Mia, and The Lion King are also excellent selections. Most of these productions take place in central London, so getting to the theatres will not be a problem. Most of the theatres also have some lovely restaurants nearby that you can try out for a pre/post show meal. Some restaurants/pubs also have deals that offer you discounts on dining if you have purchased a show ticket.
The great thing about London’s West End theatre is that there is such a variety of shows that you can watch. Most shows go on for years, while some are seasonal performances. Either way you can always go online and see which ones are on before you decide on what to see. Just make sure that you do not bypass London’s box office theatre when you are visiting. You will truly be missing out on a remarkable experience if you do.
Author Bio: Angelina Lawson, a Content writer and her interests are Films, Travel & Technology and Eco living.