London InformationIf you are looking for information on different London topics you will hopefully find it here. You can read more about the currency to be used in London, about the weather, practical advices and other interesting subjects. If you are looking for information on hotels, restaurants or maybe about attractions or activities, check our pages dealing with exactly those subjects and questions.

Practical London information

Entertainment

London is a modern city where you can find all kinds of entertainment, whatever you are looking for. Cinemas: There are cinemas all over London. In these you can see the newest films available, while others show old fashioned movies and those films not fitting into the "Hollywood-category." If you are interested in going to...

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Safety

There is no need to be afraid when traveling to London, but it is also smart to take precautions. In such a large city as London there will always be criminals making life harder for the nice guys (like us). Therefore you should always pay attention to your valuables, especially on the public transportation and...

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London maps

It can be very hard to find your way around in London if you do not have a map. But, such a large city can sometimes be hard to cover on a map, especially on a typical image file on the computer, so there we recommend the usage of an interactive map before arrival to...

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National holidays

Before you travel to London it can be useful to check out whether there is a national holiday coming up or not. Here you can find a list of holidays when normal shops are closed. Restaurants are though normally open on most of these days as well. National holidays in England and London January 1...

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Weather

In London it is always raining, at least so they say. We must admit that there is some truth to the saying, but it is for sure not completely true. You can be very lucky and enjoy very nice temperatures and sunshine in London quite often. But, you should still bring an umbrella with you,...

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Useful to know

Here you can find some information useful to know before you travel to London and England. 1) Time In England they use the GMT time, meaning 0. If you arrive from for example Germany you need to change the time with -1 hour. If you arrive from New York you need to change your clock...

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Questions and answers

In our London Guide, we constantly try to keep the information up to date and we also aim at giving our visitors answers to frequently asked London questions and so on. Still, there is a lot of information we have not added to the webpage, as a webpage has its limitations, but if you have...

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Privacy Policy

Who we are Our website address is: https://www.guidetolondon.net. What personal data we collect and why we collect it Comments When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from...

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