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Events and Gigs accumulates all the best things to do in London, as well as accessing the top deals on hotels, from the boutique to the cheap and cheerful. Also, with all the travellers’ information at your fingertips, you’ll be more than ready for your visit to London, whether it’s the shows and attractions or the museums and dungeons that take your fancy. The only downside is the slightly cluttered look on some of the pages.

  • Easy to use website
  • Sections include ‘Things to Do’, ‘Where to Stay’, ‘Traveller Information’ and ‘Tickets and Offers’
  • Save up to 60% on theatre tickets and 50% on hotels
  • Secure online booking system
  • Hotels divided by price and customer base, to help you feel as comfortable as possible when searching for that perfect place to stay
  • Events by Date section if you’re strapped for time rather than cash
  • Competition section if you’re feeling lucky
  • Take a London Virtual Tour to get a head start before you arrive!
  • Trip Advisor reviews on various attractions, helping make that decision just a little bit easier
  • Register to have access to exclusive deals and competitions
  • Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, Flickr, and Instagram pages allowing a much wider audience to be reached with live updates

Site Pros

  • Can filter for a budget, classic, kids, alternative, Gay and Lesbian or Luxury trip to London, allowing you to find exactly what suits you best
  • ‘London Official City Guide’ App available on App Store and Android marketplace
  • Chinese, German, Italian, French and Spanish versions of the site available, as well as the ability to translate into another 80 languages
  • No booking or postage fees when purchasing tickets

Site Cons

  • Site can feel a little cluttered on certain pages

More Tips

  • Don’t forget to order the London Pass with an extra 10% discount if you’re going for more than a day
  • Make sure you have a look at the ‘Essential Information’ section before travelling, in particular the Budget London page if you want your money to go further
  • Buy a Visit Oyster Card if you want to save money while travelling throughout capital
  • Always check the current restaurant deals in the ‘Tickets and Offers’ section to find the best offers on eateries

Overview is a perfect, easy to use site for the visitor who needs all their information in one place. It has easily catered searches to find exactly what suits you in food, accommodation and entertainment, as well as easy purchasing for tickets and attractions. Also, for those who have never been, the extensive ‘Essential Information’ page will have you feeling like an expert in no time.

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