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4. London

The English writer Samuel Johnson famously said, “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.” More than two centuries have passed since Johnson’s era, but his words still ring true. Life in London is invigorating and visitors find that one visit isn’t enough to experience everything this world class city has to offer. One of England’s most iconic travel destinations and home to an amazing array of sights, activities and events. Even first time visitors to London will quickly be enthralled by how fun and fascinating London really can be. For those looking for a glimpse of the real England, or just a fun night out, London mixes old world charm with a modern and vibrant night life. You’ll find the historic Tower of London and the avant-garde Tate Modern both considered must-sees. Shakespeare’s sonnets are still being performed at the world famous Globe Theatre. And while they still sip tea, they now drink Starbucks, too. A current leader in everything from politics and banking to fashion and music, London’s culture compass is always attuned to what’s next.