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Episode 81 – Exploring London on a Budget: Discover Free Things to Do in the UK’s Capital City

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In episode 81 of the UK Travel Planning Podcast we discuss some of the free things to do in London. London can be an expensive city to visit so it’s beneficial to find free activities to save money.

There are many free attractions in London that are often overlooked but can be added to itineraries to make the trip more affordable.

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Episode 81 – Show Notes

Free Things to Do in London

In this episode, Tracy discusses five categories of free things to do in London:

1. Free Attractions: This includes iconic landmarks like Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower, the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace, and the Sky Garden in the walkie talkie building.

2. Free Museums: London is known for its world-class museums, many of which offer free entry. Tracy mentions the Queen’s House in Greenwich, which houses an internationally renowned art collection.

3. Free Galleries: Alongside museums, London is also home to numerous galleries that showcase art exhibitions. While entry to some special exhibitions may require payment, Tracy emphasizes the availability of free entry to the permanent collections.

4. Free Markets and Stores: Tracy touches on the option of exploring free markets and stores in London, where you can browse and soak up the atmosphere without spending money.

5. Free Parks: London is abundant with beautiful parks and green spaces that offer a peaceful escape. Tracy encourages listeners to explore parks like Hyde Park, Regent’s Park, and Greenwich Park, which are free to visit and enjoy.

These categories provide a range of options for budget-conscious travellers to maximize their London experience without breaking the bank.

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