Posts Tagged: central london

The Sky Garden | A Free Alternative to the Shard

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Sky Garden in London

This post covers how to visit the Sky Garden, London’s free observation deck, including information on hours, directions, where to eat, and other things to do.  The Sky Garden is 1 of our top 10 free things to do in London and is located near the end of our Old City of London Tour. What […]

The Ministry of Magic

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In the world of Harry Potter, the Ministry of Magic is the governing body of the magical community in the United Kingdom. Since so much of the Ministry of Magic is based on the realities of our world, it means there’s quite a bit to see for Potter lovers who are visiting us here in […]

Platform 9 and 3/4 Harry Potter Location

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platform 9 3/4

This post will show you how to find Platform 9 and 3/4 in London.  Every Harry Potter fan knows the most famous train platform in the world: 9 and 3/4!  Located in London’s King’s Cross Station, the barrier between platforms 9 and 10 holds the secret entrance to the magical platform that can only be […]

Borough Market Food Tour

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Borough Market London

London is a culinary capital and food tours here are becoming more and more popular. But at Free Tours By Foot we think paying upwards of £50.00 for a food tour for a set time and date is not necessarily affordable or flexible for many visitors. So we’ve put together a self-guided food tour so anybody can explore […]

Soho, Piccadilly and Chinatown Food Tour

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London is a culinary capital and food tours here are becoming more and more popular. But at Free Tours By Foot we think paying upwards of £50.00 for a food tour isn’t necessarily affordable and value for money. So we’ve put together a self-guided food tour that is absolutely FREE to take – aside from […]

Trident Studios

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Trident Studios is London’s premiere recording studio. Located in the centre of London in St. Anne’s Court, Soho, the studio has played an integral part to the recording of some of the world’s most celebrated records. Read through the following to learn more about its history, where it was located, and how to join us for […]

The Best London Bike Tours

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This is a comparison of the various bike tour companies available in London. Known for its tiny winding streets and expansive parks, London is the ideal city to explore by bike. However, with so many different companies to choose from, it can be difficult to know which is the best. We’ve broken all of the […]

Visiting London’s First Cat Cafe

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Tucked away off of Brick Lane in Shoreditch is a new cafe that everyone agrees is truly the cat’s meow. Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium is London’s first and only cat cafe. It is home to 13 rescue cats, each of whom was either adopted from a shelter or abandoned by their owners under varying circumstances. Visitors to […]

The Palace of Whitehall – Banqueting House

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London river thames

The Palace of Whitehall, lost in a fire in the 17th century, was one of the largest and grandest palaces London had ever seen. Built nearly entirely out of gleaming white stone, the Palace of Whitehall was the site of celebrations, political manoeuvrings and even an execution. One part of the original palace still stands […]

A Taste of Soho and Chinatown London

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Soho Food Tour Free Tours by Foot London

Consistently ranked one of the world’s finest neighbourhoods for food lovers, Soho is a must for any foodie during their visit to London. Steeped in over 300 years of history, Soho is beloved by locals and tourists alike, all drawn to the area for its abundant food options available at many different price points. Be […]