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Don't take the buses, London, United Kingdom

 
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Guinevere1988's pictureby Guinevere1988 Public Transportation travel tip
added on the 3rd of September, 2009
If you are in London and want to look around, don't take tourist buses. They are expensive, 29 Pounds, and if you stay downstairs, you can't see a thing.
The travel card is a better choice, it costs around 15 Pounds per day and you ca use the metro with it as much as you want. There is a metro station at all the tourist spots. But the most famous sights are also very close to each other, so you much better take a long walk and enjoy the pulse of the city.

 
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