London is both traditional and trend-setting — the home of ceremonious pomp and pageantry and the “anything goes” aura of Soho. You can hang around the Tower of London or seek out the happening spots. Dine on fish and chips, try modern British cuisine, or take advantage of great ethnic restaurants, including Indian, French, Chinese, and more. Take in the historical sites or explore diverse neighborhoods. This guide gives you the latest scoop on: The hottest clubs and night life, the coolest shopping, and the thriving performing arts sceneAttractions ranging from pubs to palaces to ParliamentIncredible museums, including the British Museum with its antiquities, the Tate Modern, and the National Portrait Gallery with likenesses of famous Brits, including pop icons like Elton JohnFour itineraries to help you pack the most into your stayFive day trips to Bath, Stonehenge, Stratford-upon-Avon, and other attractionsLike every For Dummies travel guide, “London” “For Dummies,” “Fifth Edition” includes: Down-to-earth trip-planning adviceWhat you shouldn’t miss — and what you can skipThe best hotels and restaurants for every budgetLots of detailed maps.