London is one of the most diverse and cosmopolitan cities in the world. It's a virtual historical theme park with a recorded history that goes back over 2000 years. It is well documented that there are more free things to do per square feet.
But apart from there being more free galleries and museums than anywhere in the world, London can be seen and enjoyed on any budget. Here at the AfterdarkNetwork we pride ourselves on providing the keys that unlock the doors to the plethora of things to do in this vibrant and culturally diversified city.
On top of being the biggest financial nerve-centre in the world, the architecture is world-class, the universities and institutes are amongst the best in the world and London plays host to some of the most successful companies in the world. From North to South, East to West, the city is very multi-cultural with over 200 languages spoken with a large proportion of the population foreign-born. The galleries and museums in London, such as the Victoria and Albert, the Tate and the National Gallery are amongst the finest in the world, with some of the most valuable paintings and artefacts. From Big Ben to Houses of Parliament, to Tower Bridge, to Westminster Abbey, to Buckingham and Windsor Castles London hosts world heritage sites.
Moreover, London's influence in politics, finance, education, entertainment, media, fashion, the arts and culture in general contributes to its global position.
London possesses an infectious atmosphere and vibrancy that many other cities lack. A buzz which, compounded with a rich history and culture, keeps visitors and tourists alike happy on daily basis.
The original city that never sleeps, London has fantastic public transportations - trams, overground, underground, high-speed rails, black cabs, double-decker buses, and probably one of the world’s best bus systems that runs 24 hours a day. They gracefully provide the means to joyous and adventurous ends..
In summation London’s amazing history, historic buildings and open parks through to a pulsating nightlife, cultural attractions and diverse range of people make it one of the most exciting and thus most visited City in the World. We aim to guide you through this fantastic city. So sit back and enjoy the ride and you will discover the very best (known and hidden) that London has to offer.