Q: While enroute to Athens, myself, my wife and two children (age 12 and 14) will have a nine
We were thinking of Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and Towerbridge, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey or St. Pauls. Assuming that we leave Heathrow an hour after arriving and return no later than two hours before departing, what would you suggest given the time available. I also assume that we would only get into one of the above attractions- either St.Paul’s or Westminster Abbey – and that the rest would be brief visits or walk-bys.
A: you would have plenty of time to get into Paddington from Heathrow, explore some of London and return to the airport in 6 hours (the journey takes 15 minutes each way and
As far as I recall, there is a place to store left luggage (I think the company is called the Excess Baggage Company – look for their details on the web ?) at the airport – or perhaps you could check it in for your next flight before you go adventuring??