London

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 21°C(70°F)

Local time 8:42 PM

Time zone GMT

Currency Sterling

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

Henri Matisse Cut Outs
17 April 2014 - 07 September 2014

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs

The Tate Modern is set to debut a new exhibition on Matisse, the largest ever devoted specifically to his late-career cut-out compositions. Created late in the artist’s career when ill health meant...

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Globe Theatre Opening
23 April 2014 - 30 September 2014

The Opening of Shakespeare’s Globe

From 23rd April, Shakespeare’s Globe will be open once again to the public for its new, 2014 season. Throughout the season, which stretches until the autumn, the Globe will play host to a dozen pla...

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18 July 2014 - 13 September 2014

BBC Proms

A stalwart of the British summer, BBC Proms will return to the Royal Albert Hall for nearly two months this season. The schedule is as full as ever, with a huge array of performances, from opera an...