Nome città: LONDON
Indicazioni stradali dal centro città all'hotel: East
Distanza dall'hotel: 4.8 MI/ 7.72 KM
Centro congressi più vicino: Excel Convention, Troxy, O2 Center
Spend a full day exploring the imposing Tower of London, a 35-minute walk from the hotel. Visit the White Tower, where the bare walls of St. John's Chapel hint at its Norman design, take a tour with an iconic Beefeater and go goggle-eyed over the crown jewels. Marvel at Henry VIII's suits of armour and enjoy the views from ancient battlements before crossing the river via the iconic London Bridge.
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Whether you’re booked to climb across its roof or catch a concert there, the best way to get to the O2 arena is via a "flight" across the River Thames. The Emirates Air Line cable car starts at the Greenwich Peninsula, just a 30-minute rail ride from the hotel. Why not make a day of it with an earlier visit to the Royal Museums and the 18th-century Greenwich Market before boarding your flight?
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For a taste of old London, board the modern red Routemaster number 15 bus at Limehouse DLR station and switch to a 1950s heritage version of this iconic vehicle at Tower Hill. It takes 15 minutes to get to St. Paul’s Cathedral, Christopher Wren's 17th-century baroque masterpiece. From there, it’s a short, scenic walk across Millennium Bridge to the contemporary works at the Tate Modern museum.
A 40-minute walk from the hotel through London’s East End takes in the curry houses of Brick Lane before arriving at the gleaming heart of the city. A look around Old Spitalfields Market, filled with fun places to eat and vintage stalls, is a must for antique fans and foodies alike. To get around, buy an Oyster card from a local newsagent or Limehouse DLR station six minutes' walk from the hotel.