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London 30+ Travel Guide

If you’re looking for a taste of why London is such a legendary city, then you have come to the right place.

Find out what makes London famous, take a look at some of its popular sights and discover how to spend your time in and around the city.

Learning English

It's known as the number one choice destination for people wanting to learn English, and rightly so. England mothered the language, after all!

Entertainment

Spend a night out at a trendy bar or club, or enjoy a meal at one of the chic restaurants in Soho. You'll be spoilt for choice!

History and Culture

Visit a world-class museum such as the British Museum and Natural History Museum, or the renowned Tate Modern gallery. Entrance is free!

Shopping

Shop along the rows of popular shops and fashionable boutiques on the world-famous Oxford Street.

Public Holidays on a Weekday

  • 02 Jan
  • 14 Apr
  • 17 Apr
  • 01 May
  • 29 May
  • 28 Aug
  • 25 Dec
  • 26 Dec

Useful information

Money

The UK currency is Great British Pound (GBP), also known as sterling. You can change money and traveller’s cheques at the post office on High Holborn. There are several banks on the same street (HSBC, NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland) where you will be able to withdraw money from the ATM (or cashpoint) machines.

Insurance

You must have adequate health, accident and travel insurance while attending any of our programmes.

Drinking Age

Legal age for drinking in the UK is 18 and many places will ask for identification if you look under the age of 21.

Smoking laws

Smoking in enclosed public places is illegal in the UK.

Costs of Living

  • £0.80

    1 litre of milk

  • £1.50

    2 litres of water

  • £0.80

    A loaf of bread

  • £2.89

    Big Mac

  • £.065

    Can of Coke

  • £10 - £12

    Cinema

  • £10 - £15

    Entrance to clubs

  • £3.50

    Sandwich

  • £17.00

    Average 2 course meal

  • FREE from School Reception

    Cost of sim card