Bexley, which is located in the borough of the same name, is an area of south east London. Originally a village, it has since grown at a rapid rate, and although what is known as “Old Bexley” still retains that village-like appearance, the actual centre of Bexley is the newer suburban area. Self catering accommodation in Bexley will provide you with all the comforts of a home away from home in the south east London area. As an apartment in Bexley is some way out from the centre of London, what transport you will use to get into the centre needs to be thought about.
By taking your holidays in Bexley, London, you are able to not only get to see the sights of London, but also to relax and unwind. Danson Park is a very popular and well maintained recreation park, and here, it is possible to canoe, windsurf, powerboat, cycle run, and just take a leisurely walk. If the sun is shining, this makes for an ideal break from the frenetic activity of sight seeing.
London is a major tourist attraction for visitors both domestic and around the world for good reason…. There is simply so much to see and do! Steeped in history and tradition, a visit to London would not be complete without seeing Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace. During the summer, the changing of the Guard happens every day at 11.30am here, whilst during the winter, it is every other day. For a bird’s eye view of London, book tickets for a ride on the London Eye, a giant wheel that gives excellent views out over the city. There are museums and art galleries galore, and plays and musicals at night. You could spend a month in an apartment in Bexley, and still only scratch the surface of what this bustling city has to offer.
Oh, the Great British weather! London, like most of the British Isles has a temperate climate, with maximum temperatures of twenty five degrees Celsius in the peak of summer and lows of about seven in the winter. The weather in England has changed a great deal over recent years, and so it seems that one year may be the driest on record, whilst the next is the wettest. It can rain at almost any time though, summer included, and so taking a rain jacket whilst on holidays in Bexley is to be recommended. The summer months, when the daylight hours are longer are the best time to visit, whilst the winter months have shorter daylight hours. Snow is more unusual in the south, but does happen from time to time in the winter
If you are arriving by air for your holidays in Bexley, then you will be landing at one of the five airports that serve the London area. These are Heathrow (LHR), Stansted (STN), Gatwick (LGW), London City (LCY) and Luton (LTN) airports. If you are flying within the UK, you can use airlines such as BMI Baby, British Airways, Flybe and Ryanair. These depart from airports such as Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI), Leeds-Bradford (LBA) and Newcastle(NCL).
London will be hosting events during the London Olympics, and with accommodation in Bexley for the Olympic Games, you're right next to the sporting action.