The London Borough of Haringey is found in the north of the capital. This is one of the thirty-two boroughs that make up the metropolitan county. On your holidays in Haringey, you will soon discover how well connected the area is with the city: there are underground stations and excellent bus connections. When searching for your rental house in Haringey, you will always find the most well appointed accommodation to be found in the west of the borough. However, as this is reputed to be one of the most affluent areas of the whole of the UK, you may expect to pay a premium to stay here.
As your holidays in Haringey will be spent in a very urban area, activities are restricted to what you would expect to find in a major city. These include plenty of sports such as badminton, tennis, swimming, squash, skating, jogging and plenty of opportunities to whip the credit card out and enjoy some retail therapy. There are some good restaurants, bars and cafés in the area, again these are mainly found in the west of the borough.
If you can bear to leave your luxurious rental house or apartment in Haringey for a while, no doubt you will be itching to go off and explore other parts of London. Head towards Regents Park and this is where you will find the world famous London Zoo. This must rank as being one of the best zoological gardens on the planet and is guaranteed to entertain all members of your travelling party. You may also wish to travel on to Westminster and this is where you will find The London Eye Ferris wheel, Big Ben and The Houses of Parliament. Leicester Square is definitely worth some time and here you will discover more cinemas than you could ever imagine, some excellent bars and restaurants and close proximity to the theatre district of the West End.
London generally experiences some of the best weather in the whole of the United Kingdom and this is will be no exception for your holidays in Haringey. The climate here is temperate and this means there are warm summers and cool winters. The average temperature during July and August will be around the 22 degrees Celsius mark. Winters are cooler, with an average temperature of around 7 degrees. There is an average of 21 inches of rainfall per year in this part of the world.
There are several airports for you to choose between for your holidays in Haringey. These are London Luton (LTN) to the north of the borough; London City (LCY) to the south-east; and London Heathrow (LHR) to the south-west. All are well connected with the borough and none are more than an hour’s drive away. British Airways, easyJet, Flybe, Ryanair and BMI Baby use these airports from airports such as Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI), Liverpool (LPL) and Glasgow (GLA).
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