Sure, I live to experience new places and adventures…but there is something about London that just keeps pulling me back. I could visit London a gajillion times, and I’d never get tired of being there – or run out of things to do and see. London is my favorite city in the world, and I just can’t get enough of it!
Though my love for London knows no ends, it isn’t exactly the cheap. In fact, it is downright expensive. Consistently ranked as one of the most expensive cities in the world to visit, a trip to the UK’s capital city can be a drain on your pocketbook. Prices on everything from food to lodging are going to run you more than you expect. Since all the prices are listed in British Pounds (obvi), costs can really sneak up on you fast if you used to seeing American dollars. Just thinking about it is enough to make this frugal traveler’s stomach a little queasy!
But, don’t let the prices scare you off. There are plenty of ways to see London that can fit within your budget. If you want to get the most bang for your sightseeing buck, your best bet is to purchase one of my favorite city passes of all: The London Pass. [Read more…]