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London is a city of options: bus, tube, boat or Boris Bike, to take just one example. So, what method of transport should you use to get to where you want to be and how does each one actually work? We’ll keep you up-to-date on all things practical here, from buying a SIM card for your phone while traveling to catching a classic Routemaster bus. Enjoy reading how to plan your journeys and everything else you need for a perfect stay in London.

  • Buy a SIM Card to Save Big on Roaming Charges!

    Buy a SIM Card to Save Big on Roaming Charges!

    Planning to make calls or use travel apps on your smartphone while in London? It’s the best way to keep in touch with family or work while traveling, too. Check out our tips for where to buy a SIM card when you arrive to save big on roaming charges!

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  • London Buses Go Cash Free on July 6th

    London Buses Go Cash Free on July 6th

    It’s all about the Oyster card in London from today, as buses have just gone cashfree. Read our advice on bus travel and you’ll be travelling round town like a local.

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  • The Best Way to Get Around London – On the Bus!

    The Best Way to Get Around London – On the Bus!

    London’s bus system is a marvel! It’s remarkably easy to use, connects all the top spots in the city and is significantly cheaper than the Tube or a taxi. Even better, you get to sit back and enjoy some fine city sightseeing from the top of the double-decker bus! Find out more about traveling around on the iconic red buses in London.

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