London is a city suited to all ages and all kinds of interests. Whether it is history, culture, music, entertainment, or shopping – you name it – and the city has it all! No matter whether you are on a maiden trip to the city or a frequent visitor to London, there always is something new to experience.
Selecting a hotel to stay in or around the city centre would definitely be of benefit. The London City Suites by Montcalm Chiswell Street are strategically located with easy access to the key tourist spots in town.
The hotel’s meeting rooms City of London are popular with business travellers as a venue to meet clients and conduct business.
Guests at the hotel can partake in the fantastic Montcalm Afternoon Tea experience that is a must-have English tradition especially for those on their first trip to the city.
Some of the interesting spots to visit nearby are:
Museum of London:
To get a glimpse in London’s history over the centuries and learn about the various political and social events that shaped this famous city, a visit to the London Museum would be befitting. The museum houses a permanent collection of exhibits and artefacts, rotating exhibitions and organises plenty of events including workshops also. After a tour of the museum, guests that feel like grabbing a bite can head over to any of the numerous cafes that are onsite.
It is the premier performing arts location in London and is part of the Barbican Complex. The Barbican Centre is among the largest venues of its kind on the continent. The Centre plays host to an eclectic mix of events from live music gigs to the best of theatre. It houses a library, a conservatory and three trendy restaurants too. The Barbican Centre is home to the London Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Orchestra. It attracts performing arts patrons and culture lovers alike, with its stately architectural design.
The Barbican Gallery:
A stone’s throw from the hotel is one of the top art venues in the city, the Barbican Gallery. It displays art creations by some of the most well-known artists and designers and is definitely worth a visit if you are an art aficionado. Check out the Barbican gallery website to know the current goings when you plan a tour of the venue. There is a souvenir shop as well to pick some beautiful mementoes of your visit to the gallery.
Whitecross Street Market:
London is renowned the world over for its great shopping options with its street markets among the most well-known in the city. Whitecross Street Market is among one such spot for shoppers to indulge themselves. The market sells a variety of items ranging from delicious cuisines to a variety of cooking ingredients and fresh produce. Its location in the heart of the city makes it a magnet for locals to hang out on a warm sunny afternoon. Food lovers will enjoy the array of dishes sold at the various food stalls in the market.