Slough is a community just west of London's Heathrow Airport, outside the M25, in Berkshire.
Windsor and Eton are twin towns, in Berkshire, in the South East of England, separated by the River Thames and joined by Windsor Bridge.
Bray on Thames is a village in Berkshire, England. It is notable for being the home of two of Britain's best restaurants.
Cookham is a small village in the county of Berkshire in the South East of England.
Maidenhead is a dormitory town in the county of Berkshire in the South East of England.
Ascot is a village in the English county of Berkshire, most famous as the location of Ascot Racecourse, home of the prestigious Royal Ascot race meeting.
Heathrow Airport () is the main airport for London, the largest airport in the United Kingdom, and the busiest in the world in terms of international passenger traffic. It is located in the west of London, 17 miles (27 km) from central London.
Amersham is in Buckinghamshire, England. Home to 17,000 inhabitants it is the metropolitan heartland of the Chilterns area, a place where some of the best walks in the British countryside are located.
Marlow is an attractive town in the English county of Buckinghamshire. The town is situated on the River Thames in the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, some 35 miles (55 km) west of London.
Chesham is a town in Buckinghamshire, England and is 25 miles to the north-west of London.
Weybridge is a town in Surrey. It is quite close to London and has good rail and road links to both London and the coast.
Woking is the other large town in Surrey apart from Guildford. Built around its large train station, it grew up in the Victorian era, but experienced a boom in the post war period when modern buildings, car parks and large retail outlets were constructed in the town centre.
High Wycombe is a hilly town in the county of Buckinghamshire in England.
Camberley is a town in Surrey. Camberley is an up-and-coming and expanding town, which is known for being close to the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst.
West London refers to the outer western suburbs of Greater London, a diverse area that ranges from the densely-populated but tree-lined streets of Chiswick, Acton and Ealing, through to the semi-rural western districts that lie between Heathrow Airport and Uxbridge. As you might expect from the outer reaches of a metropolis, much of West London is suburban 'commuter belt' territory.
Sandhurst is a village in Berkshire. Probably best know as the home of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (often referred to simply as "Sandhurst", "The Academy" or "The RMA").
Berkhamsted is a town in Hertfordshire in England, UK. It is located about 30 miles north of London.
"A little corner of England which is forever France, irreclaimably French"
Hemel Hempstead is a town in Hertfordshire with a population of around 80,000. Developed after World War II as a new town, it has existed as a settlement since the 8th century and has a picturesque old town and a fine Norman church.
Henley-on-Thames is a town on the River Thames in South Oxfordshire, England. Henley is perhaps most famous as the home of the well-known international rowing tournament, the Henley Royal Regatta, held each year in late June and early July.
Princes Risborough is a small town in Buckinghamshire. It's on the A4010 about halfway between High Wycombe and Aylesbury.
Godalming is an ancient English market town sitting on the River Wey, in Surrey, England.
Surrey is the county in the South East of England immediately southwest of London. Surrey is the smallest Home County, is cited as being the wealthiest county per square kilometre in all of Great Britain and is the most wooded county in England.
Hammersmith and Fullham is a borough in west London, and boasts 3 Premiership football teams within its boundaries.
St Albans is an English cathedral city, located to the north of London, in the county of Hertfordshire. Its rich Roman and Medieval history mean it is much more worth a visit than the typical commuter suburb.
Farnham is an ancient medieval town in Surrey, full of interesting historical sites and beautiful Georgian buildings.
Epsom is a residential town in Surrey, 15 miles south west of London, just outside the metropolitan boundary of Greater London.
Reading (pronounced like "redding", not "reeding") is a town in Berkshire in the South East of England. Its main attractions are the medieval abbey ruins, the rivers Thames and Kennet, the surrounding Thames Valley countryside, a major shopping center, restaurant and pubs.
Harpenden is a town in Hertfordshire near the border of Bedfordshire. It is near the city of St Albans and Luton.
Buckinghamshire is a county in the South East of England, located to the north west of London.
Paddington-Maida Vale is a district of northwest central London, located around the vast Paddington Station of Paddington Bear fame.
Luton is a large town and local government district in the south-east of England, located 51 km (32 miles) north of London. It used to part of the county of Bedfordshire, but since 1997 it has been an administratively independent unitary authority.
Hampstead is a district of north inner London. The key sights are a wealth of under-stated historical attractions, and the magnificent open spaces of Hampstead Heath.
South Kensington-Chelsea is a district of central London. It is one most densely populated places in London and most affluent areas in the world.
Hatfield is a town in the English county of Hertfordshire, located 20 miles north of London. It is perhaps best known as the location of Hatfield House, an historic stately home with strong royal connections that include Queen Elizabeth I.
Camden is an inner northern district of London. Its heart lies in Camden Town, a neighbourhood known for its market and the colourful nightlife.
Berkshire is a county in the South East region of England, located immediately to the west of London. Whilst its proximity to the capital and its own centres of commerce ensure a large and affluent population, Berkshire still possesses much rural scenery, including long stretches of the River Thames.
Soho is a district of central London, part of the West End, famous for jazz, its gay village, sex shops and alternative lifestyles.
Ayot St Lawrence is a small village in Hertfordshire. It lies between Harpenden and Welwyn.
This article is about three neighbourhoods of central London: Bloomsbury, St Pancras and Fitzrovia.
The area around Leicester Square, often called the West End, is the entertainment heart of London. The area also includes Chinatown, Piccadilly Circus and Trafalgar Square.
Noisy, vibrant and truly multicultural, London is a megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy. The capital and largest city of the United Kingdom, it is also the largest city in Western Europe and the European Union.
Lambeth is a borough of inner south-west London. Within the London Borough of Lambeth are the official residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury at Lambeth Palace, St.
England is the largest and most populous of the four "home nations" that make up the United Kingdom. A 'green and pleasant land', England is home to much more than this famous description implies.
Islington is a district of north London covering much of the London Borough of Islington.
Woburn is a picturesque village in Bedfordshire, though is close to Milton Keynes in the Buckinghamshire. In addition to its Georgian architecture, Woburn is notable for Woburn Abbey, a stately home, and a safari park.
Welwyn Garden City is a town (not as the name implies, a city) in Hertfordshire, England. Welwyn Garden City is also known as WGC or, somewhat incorrectly, Welwyn, although this can cause confusion with the village called Welwyn which lies a few miles to the northwest of WGC.
The South Bank is on a sharp 90° bend of the Thames in central London and one the city's cultural centres. It is a small area but it contains many artistic and creative sites, as well as an eclectic range of other attractions, boutique shopping and trendy food and drink places.
The City of London, also known as the City, or the Square Mile (after its approximate size), is the area of London that originally lay within the ancient city walls. This independent part of Central London is known for its history and heritage, so is a must for anyone wishing to explore and understand London.
Walk the London Wall is a walking tour of the ancient boundary of London (and before it, Londinium).
Flitwick is a town in Bedfordshire. It is located about ten miles south of Bedford and 10 miles north of Luton.
Southwark and Lewisham are two boroughs of inner south east London.
Winslow is a small market town in Buckinghamshire, England. It has about 5,000 inhabitants.
Horsham is a town in West Sussex, near Surrey, in the South East of England.
South London is generally defined as any part of Greater London that is south of the river Thames. However, this guide will only cover the outer South London boroughs, and 'exclude' the inner South London boroughs namely; Richmond upon Thames, Wandsworth, Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham & Greenwich.
Wallingford is a town on the River Thames in Oxfordshire, England. The Romans liked Wallingford but proved unreliable tenants.
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Hitchin is a town with 33,350 inhabitants 35 miles north of London in the county of Hertfordshire. Hitchin is an old market town first mentioned 1,000 years ago.
Basingstoke is a town in Hampshire. It has been around as a market town since the Domesday Book, but was developed as a 'new town', one of several constructed in the 1950s to accommodate overspill population from London.
Gatwick Airport () is London's second airport (in terms of passenger numbers), behind Heathrow and serves the south-east of the United Kingdom.
The East End is a district of central London, stretching out from the edge of The City to the River Lea. Highlights include the large cluster of Sunday markets and the nightclub area of Shoreditch.
Stevenage is a town of approximately 80,000 in the county of Hertfordshire, in the south east of England, only around 32 miles north of central London. The town is well known for being the first ever 'new town'; new towns were a series of towns built near London after World War II.
Crawley is a town in West Sussex, on the border with Surrey, in the South East of England.
Greenwich is the famous maritime district of south east London and features several popular attractions.
Hertford is the county town of Hertfordshire in England and has a population of around 25,000. It lies 20 miles directly north of London.
Letchworth Garden City (more commonly Letchworth) is a town in Hertfordshire.