Fleet Street Vacations
To appreciate the many textures of London, step out and explore surrounding areas like West End, Southbank, and East End.
Big Ben, one of the most popular attractions in the entire country is only 1 mile (2 kilometers) to the southwest.
Spend some time in the center of London. You won’t want to miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
Savvy travelers in Fleet Street, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should head to the nearby museums and theaters. Stroll around and savor the atmosphere of Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House, one of the area’s great performing arts venues. Enjoy the wonderful displays at National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
If you are visiting with kids in tow, enjoy a world of entertainment and learning at London Dungeon. Come and meet London’s furry, feathered and finned residents at London Aquarium.
There are many natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the tranquil parklands such as the St. James Park.
Destinations such as London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus are great places to check out while you’re in the area. Admire some of the places of worship such as the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and get an appreciation of the role religion in Fleet Street. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, be sure to check out Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
Add to your wardrobe, grab a bite to eat or just people-watch at nearby fashion hotspots such as Borough Market, Royal Exchange and Leadenhall Market.
Hang out with Fleet Street’s sporting fans at the iconic Emirates Stadium, home turf of the popular Arsenal soccer team in winter. The stadium also offers fascinating tours when there is no game on, giving sports fans a chance to learn about the stadium’s operations and about current and past local heroes.
To make sure you get the most out of Fleet Street, consider staying at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London, or the Park Plaza Riverbank London.