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A Year In London

Never be stuck for something to do in London with this exhaustive guide to the very best things to see, do and eat in the capital. A Year In London offers suggestions for two things to do every day of the year, suitable for all ages and budgets, with many suggestions free. Perfect for tourists looking to make the most of their stay, locals looking for something new to try and families wanting entertaining activities during school holidays.
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Fabric & material Paperback
No. of Pages 256
No. of Illustrations 500 colour
SKU 02081484

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A Year In London helpfully includes a 'readers' guide' and the dates of notable annual events and celebrations - such as Saint's Days and Chinese New Year - to help you make the most of the suggestions included.

David Hampshire is the author, co-author or editor of numerous titles about London, including London's Secret Places, London's Secrets: Museums & Galleries and London's Secrets: Parks & Gardens.