Visit the beautiful city of Westminster, England
. Enjoy staying in a vacation rental accommodation like a condo rental or villa rental in the midst of all the action. The City of Westminster is a borough of London
west of the city and north of the River Thames. This is the seat of the United Kingdom's government where you will find the Palace of Westminster, Whitehall, and the Royal Courts of Justice
. Westminster has 20 different wards or districts. Just to name a few are; Knightsbridge for great shopping, Soho for a visit to Chinatown, the high end residential area of Queens Park and Covent Garden where the Royal Opera House is found. Rent holiday lodging accommodations directly from owners of properties in Westminster, London, England including condo rentals as well as apartment rentals.
Westminster contains some of the most popular and famous sites in all of England. Buckingham Palace
, the home of the British monarchy, can be found in Westminster as well as the Palace of Westminster
, House of Parliament. On the north end of the Palace of Westminster, Big Ben, the nickname for the great bell of the clock tower can be seen and hear every hour, on the hour. Lastly, the Westminster Abbey
, a large Gothic church, is located just west of the Palace of Westminster. Scenes from the recent movie, The Da Vinci Code
, were shot at the Abbey. These sites are viewed by thousands annually and are places you sure shouldn’t miss while discovering the area. Vacation rental accommodation can be booked near all of these great attractions of Westminster including apartment rentals. Just visit Owner Direct Vacation Rentals website to find an accommodation that suits your needs.
Westminster is full of statues and can be spotted while enjoying a lovely stroll through the city; one being the statute of Gurkha. If a tour is on your mind, hop on one of the double decker buses
and make your way through the city. The tours are great since some of the buses have live guides explaining the sites to you while you make your way through the city. Two of the more popular bus tour companies to check out are the Original Tour and the Big Bus Tour.
While in London area, watch the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace
at 11am sharp. You can also hire an official guide of the London area, called the Blue Badges
, to tailor a tour especially for you. These guides are usually semi retired, knowledgeable people of the area so you wont be disappointed. Search the Last Minute Deals on Owner Direct Vacation Rentals website for low cost lodging accommodations.(apartment rentals)