London, with its unique blend of history and culture, is constantly changing, with new landmarks, stylish restaurants and clubs opening up all the time. Recently voted as the gourmet capital of the world, London is the European capital to stay in touch with all that's new and exciting while enjoying its wealth of historic buildings and eclectic mix of museums and art galleries.

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Local temperature 20°C(68°F)

Local time 8:08 PM

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Language Spoken English

The Dorchester

The Dorchester The Dorchester offers accommodation of exceptional grace and comfort, all providing views over Hyde Park or the hotel's landscaped terraces.                                                                                                              Find out more

45 Park Lane

45 Park Lane The master behind the interior design of 45 Park Lane is Thierry Despont; New York based architect, curator, artist and designer.                                                                                                                                    Find out more

Our Gallery

Enjoy our photo galleries as we take you on a virtual tour of London

What's On

24 October 2014 - 30 August 2015

Wildlife Photographer of the Year at the Natural History Museum

The blockbuster exhibition is continuing its tour with a new stop in London, where its wild images are sure to captivate viewers of all ages.In honour of 50 years of the Wildlife Photographer of the Y...

What's Hot

14 March 2015 - 02 August 2015

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

The first major European retrospective of Alexander McQueen’s work, this exhibition at the V&A forms a fascinating insight into the mind of this inspiring and innovative designer.One of Britain’s ...

What's New

20 March 2015 - 11 October 2015

Painting Paradise – The Art of the Garden

The Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace will play host to a new, banner art exhibition when Painting Paradise – The Art of the Garden opens this spring.At turns considered a place of private reflecti...