List of Maps.1 Planning Your Trip to London.1 Visitor Information & Maps.2 Entry Requirements & Customs.3 When to Go.London Calendar of Events.4 Getting There.5 Money.6 Specialized Travel Resources.7 Staying Connected.2 Getting to Know London.1 Orientation.London's Neighborhoods in Brief.2 Getting Around.Fast Facts: London.3 Where to Stay.1 The West End.2 Westminster & Victoria.3 Hotels from Knightsbridge to South Kensington.4 Hotels from Marylebone to Holland Park.4 Where to Dine.1 In & Around the City.2 The West End.3 Westminster & Victoria.4 Knightsbridge to South Kensington.5 Marylebone to Notting Hill Gate.5 Exploring London.1 The Top Attractions.Trafalgar: London's Most Famous Square.2 More Central London Attractions.A Money-Saving Pass.3 Exploring London by Boat.Bird's-"Eye" View of London.4 Organized Tours.6 Shopping.1 Central London Shopping.How to Get Your VAT Refund.2 The Department Stores.3 Goods A to Z.The Comeback of Carnaby Street.4 Street & Flea Markets.7 London After Dark.1 The Play's the Thing: London's Theater Scene.2 Classical Music, Dance & Opera.3 The Club & Music Scene.4 Dance, Disco & Eclectic.5 The Best of London's Pubs: The World's Greatest Pub Crawl.6 Bars & Cocktail Lounges.Index.General Index.Accommodations Index.Restaurant Index.
A team of veteran travel writers, Darwin Porter and Danforth Prince have produced numerous titles for Frommer's, including best-selling guides to Italy, France, the Caribbean, England, and Germany. Porter is also a noted Hollywood biographer, and his recent releases include Howard Hughes: Hell's Angel and Brando Unzipped. He is a newspaper columnist on popular culture as well as a radio commentator, with broadcasts heard in all 50 states. Prince, formerly of the New York Times Paris bureau, is the president of Blood Moon Productions and other media-related firms.