To get a sense of what makes London tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby areas such as West End, Southbank, and East End.
Big Ben, one of the most famous landmarks in the country is just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to the west.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in central London.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. There are plenty of excellent destinations where you can spend a morning including Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. Book in for a live performance at the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House. Visit National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery, to get your fix of art.
If you came here with kids, discover a world of wonder at London Dungeon. Animals lovers should not miss out on the amazing animal experiences at London Aquarium.
Get active in nature at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban spaces such as the St. James Park.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around the Newington area should not miss out on London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. Whatever your religious background, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. History buffs will enjoy exploring Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, head to the many stores at Borough Market, Royal Exchange and Leadenhall Market.
At the end of a busy day exploring the streets of Newington, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Make reservations for the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London, or the Park Plaza Riverbank London.