Buckingham Palace, everyone knows is home and office of the Queen of the United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth II. This magnificent structure is located in the heart of London and has been a popular attraction for the rest of the world since its construction. Its architectural beauty leaves everyone awestruck and wanting to explore the other palaces of the city. When you are including Buckingham Palace in your itinerary, also add the surrounding tourist attractions in your agenda to save on time and money.
A short walk from Buckingham Palace will take you to London’s entertainment core i.e. the West End. This area of London is also popular as ‘theatreland’ of the city as it is home to hundreds of popular theatres including Her Majesty’s theatre and Prince of Wales theatre. The Soho district of the West End is popular for its enthralling nightclubs, gaybars and pubs. There is also a vast range of restaurants offering delicious delicacies of different parts of the world. Nearby is Europe’s largest Chinatown where visitors can enjoy Chinese food and also shop for a variety of stuff. Trafalgar Square is a popular attraction in West End and home to the National Gallery. Other popular attractions in the neighbourhood are Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Circus, New Bond Street and Oxford Street. With hundreds of hotels located in this part of the city, it is not a daunting task to find a desired accommodation there.
London’s popular Knightsbridge district is only a few steps away from Buckingham Palace. Being one of the most fashionable districts, Knightsbridge is home to several world class fashion boutiques. Sloane Street is especially popular for its designer stores and attracts fashion followers from around the world. The Brompton Street of Knightsbridge is where the legendary Harrods stands tall with its magnificent façade. Other popular brands in the street are Burberry, Gucci, Dior, Joseph, Chanel and Saint Laurent.
The historic Hyde Park of London is also at a touching distance away from Buckingham Palace and is speckled by hotels on all its sides. You can search for a suitable hotel Hyde Park on the Internet right away.