The question isn't why should you visit London but how can you afford not to?
Style aficionados will adore this hotel that is within reasonable reach of the West End theatre district.
It has great rail connections and is low-stress compared to London Heathrow.
Here's the thing about the Shepherd's Bush Walkabout: if you remember it, you probably weren't there. It's basically the '60s in pub form.
Key advice from an Australian in London: Make sure you stand on the correct side of the escalator.
Stroll the streets and try an award-winning bacon butty, or visit London's first cereal cafe.
One of the most popular tourist destinations on the planet can still hold a few surprises for first-timers.
Drowning in history, yet cutting edge, London's misty vista is a combination of historic, centuries-old buildings that cling to the banks of the Thames, beautiful old parks and iconic innovation. Whiz around the Tube and visit cool markets like Spitalfields, Camden and Borough. Watch people spilling out of charming pubs with pints in summer; shopping will exhaust the most hardy consumer, not to mention its diverse range of arts and culture.