Winter in London
The winter season in London is truly magical. There is so much to see and do in the capital during this time of the year. The Royal Parks look simply beautiful in the crisp winter weather - there is no better place to go for walks and take in the stunning scenery.
Visit bars and restaurants, enjoy seasonal shopping and visit the theatre for some West End magic. Stay at The Goring this winter for a luxury stay like no other.
Top Tips for a winter's stay in London:
Cirque du Soleil at The Royal Albert Hall: Returning with their dazzling luminous spectacle, LUZIA takes you to an imaginary Mexico, like in a waking dream, where light (“luz” in Spanish) quenches the spirit and rain (“lluvia”) soothes the soul.
Beatrix Potter: Drawn to Nature at the V&A: This family friendly exhibition will take visitors on a journey to discover Potter’s life as a scientist and conservationist, exploring the places and animals that inspired her most beloved characters.
The Art of Banksy: Unauthorised Private Collection: The Art of Banksy holds the world’s largest collection of privately owned Banksy art.
Titanic: The Exhibition: Immerse yourself and connect with the past at the Titanic Exhibition in London. With over 200 original objects never before seen in the UK, this exhibition is not to be missed.
Francis Bacon: The Royal Academy of Art: Explore Francis Bacon’s visceral paintings, where the line between human and animal is constantly blurred.
Louise Bourgeois: The Woven Child: Taking place at the Hayward Gallery, this is the first major exhibition for this legendary artist which focuses exclusively on her work using fabrics and textiles.
Shopping: Explore the many luxurious shops in the neighbourhood for some indulgent retail therapy. Visit Harrods in Knightsbridge and combine the trip by taking in the elegant brands of Sloane Street. Or pop over to Regent Street and take in the finest boutiques in Burlington Arcade on your way.
The Mousetrap: See the longest running show of any kind in the world. Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap is a classic and is soon to be approaching its 70th year of a record-breaking run.
The Tate Modern: Located in what used to be the Bankside Power Station, the Tate Modern is a fascinating modern art gallery. Discover the national collection of British art from 1900 to present day.
Restaurants & Bars: The London food scene is an exciting riot of flavours and experiences and is home to some of the finest restaurants in the world. With an unstoppable trend for street food, brilliant artisan markets and fabulous bars – there’s plenty to satisfy the hungriest of foodies.