Full of character and olde worlde artifacts, and frequented in days of yore by everyone from Queen Elizabeth I to Oscar Wilde.
London is in a near-constant state of excavation and astounding artefacts continue to emerge from the rubble.
Few London neighbourhoods are as walkable, intriguing or inspiring as Bloomsbury.
Virgin Atlantic wants to launch a non-stop route between London and Australia "as soon as possible", Sir Richard Branson has said.
Using old maps, an archaeological team dug into a car park on its original location and discovered the battle-scarred royal skeleton.
London's canal system might not be the industrial thoroughfare it once was but there are still plenty of things to trouble the first-time boater.
London now boasts the "world's most exclusive form of theatrical escapism."