Autumn In London
Accessible London is still crowded with tourists well into mid-September, thanks to the mild 15-20 degree temperatures. The photogenic autumn foliage doesn’t hurt either. If you’re looking to really sink your teeth into the culture the best time to visit is between September and November. These month’s annual events, especially Guy Fawkes Night, are celebrations deeply rooted in not only London but England’s history.
In regards to accessible accommodation, there is an abundant selection throughout the city. However, it is always a good idea to book in advance and to make certain the accommodation you have booked offers adequate accessibility suited to your needs. At Handiscover we offer a huge variety of fully accessible accommodations along with some great travel tips to make sure you have a comfortable and an unforgettable holiday.
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Getting to London
Most airlines, including the low-cost ones, are flying to London. From the airport, you can contact airport transportation if you need to book an accessible taxi.
Transportation in London
It is a good idea to plan your trip on the Transport for London site. They offer an online journey planner that allows you to filter your search according to accessibility requirements, as well as informative videos about particular modes of transport. Assistance and advice is also available on the 24-hour helpline (0343 222 1234), or use Textphone on 0800 112 3456.
Guy Fawkes Night
Bonfire Night a.k.a. Guy Fawkes Night, traditionally marks the anniversary of the end of the plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605. Firework displays take place across the whole of London.
For river services, all piers are wheelchair accessible with step-free access from the pier to the boat. However, passengers should consult individual operators about the level of accessibility on board their boats.
Numerous websites review restaurants in London. You can find a wide selection of Accessible Countryside pubs and restaurants with accessible facilities. It’s worth calling in advance to confirm the set-up.
- Getting to London:
Most airlines, including the low-cost ones, fly to London. From the airport, you can contact airport transportation if you need to book an accessible taxi.
When it comes to planning your trip, it is extremely important to book your accommodation in advance to make certain you have adequate accessibility features suited to your needs. At Handiscover we offer a huge variety of fully accessible accommodations along with some great travel tips to make sure you have a comfortable and unforgettable holiday. Have a look at these beautiful fully accessible accommodations in London.
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