The Great Bell of the clock known as Big Ben in London stands like a bright pillar in the evening. There is a long path that leads to a bridge with views of the Thames to Covent Gardens. While in Covent Gardens enjoy shopping, restaurants, and colorful buildings. While shopping the markets in Covent Garden Square enjoy a variety of crafts, unique gifts and antiques. Visit the London Transportation System Museum, Royal Opera House and I loved the Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre.
Hampton Court Palace, one of the homes of King Henry the VIII. Enjoy a tour and see the grand architecture chimneys made of Tudor brick. You won’t forget the beautiful gardens of decorative topiaries, and the historic grapevine, planted in 1769.