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How to survive the London tourist hordes

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Saturday, Husby and I decided to spend the afternoon at Tate Britain, one of London‘s most renowned art museums. The museum itself was fine, but we’d forgotten that it is now April and that means tourist season in London. Let’s just say that all the crowds made finding a decent dinner around Victoria very difficult that night.

Now, I don’t begrudge anyone the right to partake in this beautiful city. Everyone should experience London at least once. Still, all those visitors lead to insane crowds of people who have no idea where they are going or, more importantly, how to get there. Restaurants in the wrong areas can be overpriced and get away with serving some pretty dodgy things because the turnover is high.

Photo by Flickr user Andrew

So, I’ve come up with a few London tourist survival tips to help you make the most of your trip and not get caught in the crowds. Read More »

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