The Ultimate London Bucket List

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The Ultimate London Bucket List

While London has some spectacular tourist spots, there lots of alternative things you should do in the city, including escaping a zombie and waking up with an early morning rave. Make sure you add these to your London bucket list.

Take some pictures of the iconic Battersea Power Station.
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Take a picture with a palace guard - but please don't stand too close
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Explore the deep dark spaces of Chislehurst Caves - Jimi Hendrix played underground gigs there.
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Go in fancy dress to The Last Tuesday Society.
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The impressive views from Hampstead Heath.
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London Wetland Centre, Barnes
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Listen to live jazz at Nightjar.
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Press the champagne button at Bob Bob Ricard. Such decadence.
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Head to Greenwich to take in the magnificent greenery and explore historical landmarks such as the Royal Observatory (pictured).
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Sipsmith Gin Distillery is open for tours.
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Wilton's Music Hall is a traditional Victorian music hall in Tower Hamlets.
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Escape from a room full of zombies.
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Explore a city farm
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Go to Kew Gardens to get a dose of the outdoors.
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Early morning raves are popular across the city - what better way to wake yourself up and energise for the day ahead?
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Climb inside Big Ben
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Daunt Books is perfect for any book lover.
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Highgate Cemetery
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Take the stairs at Heals department store, on Tottenham Court Road - don't get dizzy though.
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Visit an abandoned tube station
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The Sky Garden
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Ted's Grooming Room
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All Star Lanes
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Kayak in the River Thames
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Visit Columbia Road Flower Market
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Ride the Emirates Air Line over the Thames
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Visit Speaker's Corner in Hyde Park
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Visit The Ritz
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Last Updated 30 May 2018