Greater London is an administrative subdivision covering the City of London and 32 other boroughs in England. It has excellent air connections and superb urban transportation that allows you to reach any corner of the city with ease. In addition, it can be a fantastic place to be discovered on foot. Many of the iconic areas or tourist attractions are relatively close by, so if you have time (and it's not raining too much), it is possible to visit them while walking. London has a unique character and atmosphere, with lots of multiculturalism, it is a city steeped in history. So, for lovers of ancient architecture, renowned museums, and history in general, this English city is a perfect place. It is also an ideal city for those who love green spaces, as London has several fantastic parks and gardens. Hyde Park is one of the most famous, but there are many others, such as St James's Park, Kensington Roof Gardens, or Hampstead Heath. London's streets and architecture have been and are the setting for a multitude of world-famous stories, so it is a fantastic location for film or literary tours. The emblematic Big Ben, Westminster Abbey or Oxford Street are just an example of the many London sites that will make you dream. It is also home to the most famous castles in the world. You can admire the architecture of Windsor Castle, located west of London, or visit Buckingham Palace, the usual residence of the royals. Piccadilly Circus is perhaps the best known and busiest square in this area, known for its illuminated signs and the Eros fountain located in the center, which has become one of the icons of London. Covent Garden is another of the most charming districts, with streets full of stores, terraces, markets, and street artists, which make the area lively at any time of day. Travel to Greater London is quite expensive on average. Generally, accommodations can absorb most of the budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on hotel reservations or apartment rentals, simply join our home exchange community and you can stay in fully furnished accommodation in Greater London for free. Our members are very helpful, friendly and reliable. They can even offer you a local tour guide or introduce you to the most impressive and worth visiting places in the surrounding area. So join People Like Us, check out our home listings, chat with a member and exchange your homes today.