London is filled with beautiful architecture. If you intend to come London for a weekend, you will visit the obvious London landmarks, Big Ben, London Eye, Tower Bridge, The newest Shard, designed by an Italian architect is the tallest building in the capital. Some say there you can see the best view in the city. The viewing platform gives you an opportunity to see the whole of London, towering over other famous buildings.
There are other iconic buildings that are hidden gems. . .The annual architectural showcase Open House London occurs during the weekend of 21st and 22nd September, and this is an excellent time to see prominent buildings normally closed to the public. You do not have to book to visit the buildings but you do need to get in early to reserve a place.
Visit The Monument, this iconic structure was built to commemorate the Great Fire Of London. Do not forget to prepare yourself and climb all the 311 stairs and get rooftop and enjoy the views of the city. St. Paul’s Cathedral was recently scooped the silver in the 2012 British Travel Award’s best UK Heritage Attraction category. Attractions include the Whispering Gallery at the top of the building. For more information visit: http://www.londonopenhouse.org
There are hundreds of variety of architecture design that you can enjoy during your stay in London. Make your plans and choose a suitable Hotel to stay over. Westpoint Hotel is a historic building, as well. A Victorian building that will make you go back into a different age, and with a touch of modernity. Make your journey, go to www.westpointhotel.com and book your holidays.