This Easter, whether you arestaying with us in London or hunting for something different to do, surprisethe whole family with our roundup of the five best things to do during yourEaster getaway in the city.
BorisBike. Let’s Ride.
Explore London on these newiconic bikes from as little as £2. Cycle along the River Thames and take in thesplendid views of the city with a leisurely ride. Discover the architecture ofLondon’s most iconic landmarks, from Buckingham Palace to the London Eye, andstop along the way to take selfies at some of the city’s top spots beforedocking in at Borough Market.
Passionof Jesus at Trafalgar Square
Get into the spirit ofEaster watching the biblical performance of ‘The Passion of Jesus’ in TrafalgarSquare. This free performance performed by Wintershall Players is available onGood Friday, 30 March, with two shows scheduled at noon and 3.15pm. Lasting 90minutes witness the tale of Christ’s final days with more than a hundred actorsdressed in amazing costumes to create an authentic scene throughout the play.
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FleaMarket at Southbank
Wanderalong Southbank on a Sunday and you will find iy packed full of independent stallsselling quirky gifts, second hand books, crafts and delicious street food.Stroll along the river listening to live musicbefore popping into the Royal Festival Hall to watch a Sunday concert of aBritish favourite, from Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia to a classic orchestraperformance.
Ferrari at Design Museum
Celebrate the 70th anniversary of this iconic sport’scar, with this not to be missed exhibition: Under the Skin at Design Museum. Discoverthe journey and history of Ferrari through an array of iconic sketches, photographsand videos specially curated and displayed to the public for the first time.
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Chocolate Easter Eggs
Easterbreak is not complete until you pay a visit to London's best chocolate havens.Check out one of London's independent chocolate shops like Melt, Paul A. Youngand Melange to discover their hand madechocolate collections made with the finest fairly traded cocoa. If youare looking for truffles to bring home, Prestat is the perfect place to shop.Situated a few steps away from The Cavendish London on Princes Arcade, Prestathas produced some of the finest truffles in the UK since 1902 with two Royal Warrants from Her Majesty TheQueen and The Queen Mother. With so many attractions to explore this Easter, London isdefinitely the place to be!