Five Things to do in London When You Are on a Budget

There is no doubt that London is an incredible city, but a visit to Great Britain’s capital often comes with a hefty price tag. So, to help you visit London on a budget, we’ve found five of the best things to do on the cheap in London.

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London’s Top October Events

There’s always lots to see and do in London. So much, in fact, that it can sometimes be hard to choose. Here’s a shortlist of the very best events taking place in the capital during October, all easily accessible from the centrally-located Swinton Hotel.

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London is Again the UK’s Top Tourist Destination

In 2015, overseas tourists made a remarkable 18.7 million visits to London’s best known cultural attractions – an increase of 1.8 million over the last four years. It’s no surprise, then, that the capital was named as the top UK city for the sixth year running in the annual Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2016.

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Visit London This Autumn

London is a thrilling place to visit at any time of the year. When the days are getting shorter and there’s a chill in the air, the autumn is a great time to head indoors and enjoy some of the capital’s world famous museums, galleries and concert halls.

A centrally-located hotel is the very best place to stay if you want to make the most of your time in the capital. The Swinton Hotel is situated in the vibrant King’s Cross district, with superb transport links to help you get around town quickly and easily.

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London in One Day: How to Make the Most of Just One Day in the Capital

It’s fair to say that there’s nowhere quite like London. The UK capital is home to more than eight million people and is visited by twice as many each year. Sadly, not everyone has time to spend a week or so wondering around the Big Smoke. If you fall into that category, fear not! You can get plenty done in one day if you plan ahead and know what you’re doing. Here are some handy tips to help you make the most of your time in the capital.

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