A Walk Around Covent Garden Market in London
One example of the great free entertainment in London is Covent Garden, a bustling area in which you can walk around and watch the brilliant street performers who always draw a big crowd, as you can see on the video. And there is also Covent Garden Market where it costs nothing to browse, providing you can resist the many tempting bargains on offer!
Do stay tuned for more budget-friendly London ideas coming your way shortly…
Video credit: julianheald
101 Budget Britain Travel Tips is an excellent budget travel in Britain guidebook which we recommend to savvy tourists to get hold of as a handy guide before they travel to London. The book contains useful information on topics such as the cheapest ways to travel, free things to do in major cities (with a lot of tips for London specifically), lodging tips and great-value meals.
The book’s authors also have a blog that publishes free budget travel tips at BudgetBritainGuide.com - another great tool to find ways to save those hard-earned pounds!
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As everyone who has lived in London knows, the two most expensive things in the capital are rent and transportation costs. But you can save a lot of money just by walking instead of always taking the bus or the awfully crowded underground trains. Not only is walking free and healthy, but it also allows you to take in your surroundings fully. We’ve spotted this great article that discusses the advantages of exploring London on foot.
Photo credit: Edmond Wells