In this town, it starts with learning. Centuries of it. But if that’s too tweedy for you, don’t worry. You can also find Harry Potter, Michelin-starred dining, live music and more.
With time to kill in London, where to spend 36 hours without breaking the bank? Richmond, a charming town with deals to be found, fits the bill.
When I went to London, I first built a trip around tips from graduate students there. But after my fourth chain pub, I turned to more, ahem, mature sources.
Seth Kugel visits London pubs, museums and theater while following students’ money-saving advice.
The Frugal Traveler found an apartment to rent in London — great location, great price. All he had to do was wire payment up front. Guess what? No apartment. He’s not alone in being scammed in vacation rentals. Advice on how not to join him.