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Aug 25

Learn about London’s secret treasures

London is definitely a remarkable source of culture and impressive attractions. All these have become landmarks of this European capital city and objectives such as Tower Bridge, the London Eye, the Big Ben or Trafalgar Square are annually visited by millions of tourists. However, few people are aware that London is much more than these iconic spots. There are dozens of hidden beauties waiting to be discovered and this can easily be done if you take time to do your homework before hitting the road. Here is a brief list of secret objectives you must check out:

The London Dungeon

This unique attraction will take you back in time to experience London terrors, while also offering you one of the most entertaining and fun activities ever. You may wonder how this is possible, but all you need to know is that a team of extremely talented artists have set everything up so that you can see for yourself what everyone is hyped about. You must see for yourself, unless you want to ruin the entire experience. Remember that you cannot take pictures inside the venue situated near the iconic London Eye, and all this mystery ensures you have the most genuine feelings when you enter the dungeon. Rest assured it is, undoubtedly, one of the best cosa vedere Londra.

Saint Dunstan in the East

An impressive monument that used to be a Church of England parish church, this attraction is less known. This is due to the fact that it is hidden in the urban part of the city, near an area filled with sky scrapers and business centers, which makes it even more mysterious. It provides a real oasis, being considered the refuge of those who work long hours in the classy buildings nearby. The ruins of this ancient establishment have been invaded by greenery, thus perfectly depicting a strange combination of natural and artificial.

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Although it is not situated in the heart of London, this breathtaking Hindu temple will make you think you are anywhere else but England. Its intricate sculptures, the polished marble surfaces as well as the neat ornaments are absolutely awing, even for those who are not passionate about the Hindi culture. The temple is quiet and has a sacred air, being one of the largest outside India. It is made of 2,828 tons of marble and assembled like a huge Lego, which makes it even more majestic. Both the inside and the outside are amazing, so if you reach the area make sure you also take some time to visit the interiors, too.



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