London is hands down the entertainment capital of England. You’ll find a lot of entertainment venues all over the city that offer world class entertainment. Â You can watch plays and musicals or watch amazing films in many theatres. London is not just a venue for entertainment — many artists and celebrities have established homes in London. Popular films were also shot within the city.
If you want to get a more intimate celebrity experience in London, you should join one of the many celebrity tours that are conducted in the city. These tours will give you a closer look at celebrity and the entertainment industry.
Below are just some of the more popular celebrity tours you should check out:
Celebrity Tour of London
The Celebrity Tour of London operated by Celebrity Planet is a personally guided tour. You will Â ride on a sedan as your driver-guide drives you around London. Youâ€™ll get see celebrity homes and also the regular hangouts of the stars. Youâ€™ll see the flat where the Beatles first lived, Jimi Hendrixâ€™s favorite hangout, Londonâ€™s most haunted building, and Platform 9 3/4.
The Harry Potter Walking Tour
Harry Potter is probably Englandâ€™s most popular contribution to modern pop culture in the last two decades. The Harry Potter Walking Tour will be a treat for you and for your family if you’re vacationing in London. Â The tour will show you the many locations used in filming key scenes from the movies. This is the best celebrity tour you can take if you are travelling with children.
The London Beatles Walk-Day Tour
The Beatles are not just icons but also one of the greatest music legends the world has ever known. The London Beatles Walk-Day Tour is THE definitive tour to take if you want to cap off a memorable London trip. Youâ€™ll get to see the many landmarks where The Beatles made history, and this includes the locations that are already part of the Beatles legend — among them Â Apple Studios and Abbey Road.
Celebrity Notting Hill Tour
The Julia Roberts â€“ Hugh Grant movie Notting Hill has made Notting Hill an instant landmark. The place has exploded in popularity and it’s the reason why a tour surrounding the area — which is based on locations filmed in the movie — has been started. Youâ€™ll have a lot of fun walking around Notting Hill and identifying key locations from the film.
About The Author
Derek Gallimore is the director of London serviced apartment specialists City Marque.