St Paul’s Church
The Earl of Bedford, the man who had commissioned Inigo Jones to design Convent Garden piazza, asked for the simplest possible church,...
Royal Opera House
On the northeastern flank of Covent Garden piazza is the gleaming Royal Opera House. The ‘Velvet, Gilt & Glamour Tour’ is a general...
Covent Garden Piazza
London’s first planned square is now the exclusive preserve of tourists who flock here to shop in the quaint old arcades, pay through...
Lamb & Flag
Pocket-sized but packed with charm and history, the Lamb & Flag is still going strong after three and a half centuries (indeed, the...
Highly recommended, Hamburger Union delivers gourmet, calorific fast-food favourites to you in six smart and perennially packed central...
Lonely Planet review
A women’s-only spa, the Sanctuary lives up to its name. With heated and exercise pools, saunas, Jacuzzis, masses of treatments, quiet rooms for napping, a cafe and a relaxing and friendly atmosphere, it’s a haven to escape the chaos of the West End.