London Vacation in the Summer: What to Do
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The summertime is a perfect time to embark on a London vacation. Find out what to do and what London hotels to book for your warm weather stay.
Free festivals and events: Get outdoors and take advantage of the beautiful weather and ample culture in the London area. Try these events:
Sports and fitness:
- Blackheath Bike and Kite Festival
- Big Dance London
- West End Live
Into bicycling? Try a ride on the historic Herne Hill velodrome, which was used in the 1948 Olympic games. If biking isn’t your thing, try:
Shows and music:
- Tai Chi at Somerset House
- Bollywood dance lessons at Pineapple Dance Studios
- Great Gorilla Run on September 26, 2010
London is the center of England’s music and theater scene. Catch a show or listen to a great band perform. Try these performances:
Where to stay:
- Cirque du Soleil London
- The underground music scene at local bar Arch 635
- Classical music at Spitalfields Festival
Find a great London hotel to rest and relax at in between all your exciting summer activities. Try the reasonably-priced Enterprise Hotel near London’s West End or The Mandeville Hotel for quaint style and great service.