Hornchurch, Havering and Dagenham, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Visitors travel from all the countries of the world to experience Big Ben, one of the most photographed attractions in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of town.
Spend time in the center of London. You can’t miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
Spend a few hours high in the stands of Victoria Road Stadium, Barking, cheering on local favorites, the Dagenham & Redbridge F.C.. On match days follow the procession of blue and red, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
After a day exploring the streets of Romford, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Gidea Park Hotel and the popular London Apartments - Romford, are two recommended options where you're guaranteed to find a warm welcome and a comfortable bed.