Explore: London

Houses of Parliament, London, England

“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.” -Samuel Johnson

London is one of the greatest cities in the world – make it a priority to visit this magnificent city at least once in your life.

One thing we often hear from friends and family is that London can be overwhelming on the first visit, which is understandable.

It’s a huge metropolitan city, and at the risk of sounding cliché, it has something for everyone.

So to make your first (or next) visit to London more meaningful, we’ve decided to start our “Explore London” series. We’ll show you the best that this beautiful city has to offer in segments that are traveler-specific, so you can determine what it is that YOU want to do while you’re in London.

evaLondon for the ‘Outdoorsy’

One of the reasons we love this city, is for its green spaces. If you’ve always thought of London as the concrete jungle ‘across the pond,’ you’re just plain mistaken. The city of London has over 35,000 acres of dedicated public green space, which ends up being about 40% of the entire surface of the city.  And the best part…? the parks in London are easily accessible and FREE. [Read more…]