Why kill time plodding around duty-free or the airport lounge when you can explore one of the greatest cities in the world luggage free? London is heaving with attractions, whether you’re a culture vulture, history buff or full-time shopper.
Many of London’s attractions are free and within easy reach of the city’s main airports, so if you have a long layover, stash your bags with Stasher, a worldwide luggage-storage service, and choose one of these urban adventures. But don’t get too carried away – you have a plane to catch!
This charming establishment doesn’t just serve great beer and hearty pub food. It’s also home to the Holmes Collection – a replica of the great sleuth’s study at 221b Baker Street. The dining room features vintage film posters, pipes, even a stuffed Hound of the Baskervilles. See how many clues to his cases you can spot. 10 Northumberland Street, WC2N 5DB. 45 minutes from London City Airport, 52 minutes from Gatwick Airport or 58 minutes from Heathrow Airport by public transport.
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