London, as the popular saying goes, has something for everyone. Its vibrancy and charming character make it a favourite holiday spot with visitors from all over the globe. Whatever time of the year one might visit the city, they will never fall short of things to do and places to visit. When looking for accommodation in the city, staying in central London is the best option, as it is a hub of the best attractions, entertainment and events taking place in the city.
For business travellers, the Chiswell Street Meeting Rooms City of London are a preferred choice of accommodation in the centre of the city.
Part of the London City Suites by Montcalm, these offer a luxurious and comfortable stay in central London, while staying close to all the happenings in the city. After a hectic day of work, the Barbican Spa is ideal to unwind and de-stress in relaxed surroundings.
Some of the places to explore nearby include:
The Barbican Gallery:
Step out of the hotel and you are at the Barbican Gallery, which is one of the premier art galleries in the city. It showcases works by well-known artists, designers and painters etc. when you plan a visit to the gallery browse through their site online to find out the latest happenings and events. It is also available for hire for private events. There is a shop selling art items that make for great souvenirs of a visit to the place.
The Barbican Centre is also part of the Barbican complex and is the principal performing arts venues in London. In fact, it is among the biggest in Europe. It hosts a diverse range of events, ranging from theatre to musical concerts. It also houses three restaurants, a conservatory and a library as well. It also serves as home to the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the London Symphony Orchestra. It is a major draw with patrons of the performing arts and culture aficionados as well, with its striking architecture impressive as well.
Museum of London:
If you want to learn about the history of the city through the centuries, a visit to the Museum of London should definitely feature on your travel itinerary. It offers a fascinating peek into London’s history over the centuries. It features rotating exhibitions, permanent galleries, special events, interactive workshops and a number of free events as well. There also is a number of cafes to enjoy a hearty meal, once you are done exploring the nooks and crannies of the museum.
Whitecross Street Market:
If you are looking to sample the best fresh produce in the city then Whitecross Street Market is the place to visit. From the best of food items, fresh produce, culinary ingredients etc. make it popular with visitors to the city. Located in the city centre, it is a great place to chill out with friends on a warm bright afternoon. The street food sold at the stalls in the market makes it a must-visit for food lovers visiting the area.