By Paul V. Murphy
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It also offers discounts on restaurants and leisure activities. com Being there TOURIST OFFICES Main office Britain and London Visitor Centre, 1 Lower Regent Street 0870 156 6366 Alternative office City of London, St Paul’s Churchyard Other information points include: the bright orange Holborn Information Kiosk, Kingsway (outside Holborn Tube station), the Travel Information Centres at Euston Railway Station, Liverpool Street Railway Station, Piccadilly Circus Station and Victoria Station. There is also an information centre at the underground station that serves Heathrow’s terminals 1, 2 and 3.
14 Dagmar Passage, off Cross Street, Islington 020 7226 1787 Angel, Highbury, Islington Moderate London Duck Tours London’s most unusual river ride is aboard a yellow amphibious ex-World War II DUKW (Duck) vehicle, operated by London Duck Tours. The journey begins in conventional style on dry land, but just watch the kids’ faces as their land vehicle suddenly splashes into the water for a 75-minute tour of the sights. Departs from Chicheley Street (behind the London Eye) 020 7928 3132 (reservations essential) Expensive Museums and galleries All the major museums and galleries have special projects for youngsters.
Exchange offices are common in central London, but they often offer poorer rates of exchange. Credit and debit cards are widely accepted. Automatic teller machines (ATMs) are widely available throughout London but be aware of security when using them. TIPS/GRATUITIES POSTAL SERVICES Post offices are open Mon–Fri 9–5:30, Sat 9–12. The exception is Trafalgar Square Post Office, 24–28 William IV Street, open Mon–Fri 8:30–6:30 (Tue from 9:15am), Sat 9–5:30. TELEPHONES The traditional red phone boxes are now rare; instead, kiosks come in a wide variety of different designs and colours, depending on which phone company is operating them.
AAA Essential London by Paul V. Murphy