Also known as the London Oratory and the Oratory of St Philip Neri, this Roman Catholic church is second in size only to the incomplete...
Holocaust Memorial Garden
A simple stone marker in a grove of trees.
Hyde Park is separated from Kensington Gardens by the squiggly L-shaped Serpentine lake, which was created when the Westbourne River was...
When you've shopped your legs off in Knightsbridge, this serene Pan-Asian zone welcomes you into a world of Chinese bird-cage lanterns,...
A modern-day take on the traditional Japanese izakaya (‘a place to stay and drink sake’), where drinking and eating harmonise, Zuma...
87-135 Brompton Rd · interesting places nearby
Garish and stylish in equal measures, perennially crowded Harrods is an obligatory stop for visitors, from the cash strapped to the big, big spenders. The stock is astonishing, as are many of the price tags. High on kitsch, the ‘Egyptian Elevator’ resembles something out of an Indiana Jones epic, while the memorial fountain to Dodi and Di (lower ground floor) merely adds surrealism.
Many visitors don't make it past the ground floor where designer bags, the myriad scents from the perfume hall and the mouth-watering counters of the food hall provide plenty of entertainment. The latter actually makes for an excellent, and surprisingly affordable, option for a picnic in nearby Hyde Park.