Explore Historical Vacations in London
The history of London stretches back 2,000 years, from its Roman founding through the Middle Ages to modern times, an influential center for civilization. A historical vacation will surely bring you to Buckingham Palace, the official residence of The Queen, or the Tower of London, with 900 years of stories within its walls. Historic homes are located throughout the city, including Fenton House, a 17th century merchant’s residence, and Leighton House, the well-preserved home of Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton. Greenwich is one of the oldest parts of London, where you can visit historic sites such as Trafalgar Tavern, a favorite of Charles Dickens.