Generations of past London Centre students have compiled, edited, and updated information to help Lawrentians in London make the most of their time learning in London and traveling in England and beyond.  We encourage London Centre students to learn from the experiences of past students through the following guidebooks.

London Info & Activities

  • London Tourist Board - the official tourism site for London
  • London Town - reviews, discount tickets, what's on, and more
  • Time Out - most things happening in London are listed here
  • Londonist - great site of events, interesting news, and things to know about London
  • Budget Britain Guide – guide for budget travel and activities in Great Britain, written in a conversational, blog style
  • City of Westminster - scroll to the bottom of the page for a listing of forthcoming events in London
  • Trip Advisor - articles and reviews of popular destinations for trips (not just London), comments on places to visit in London, and other popular destinations in England.
  • The Original London Walks - offering great walking tours of London, they may be most well known for their nightly "Jack the Ripper" walk

Travel Tools

U.S. Citizen Information

  • US Dept. of State - Information on worldwide travel safety and the latest on world situations
  • Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) through the US Dept of State - travel registration program for US citizens that allows the government or relatives to contact you in the event of an emergency at home or abroad.  Students are encouraged to register their time outside of the US.
  • US Dept of State for Students Abroad - travel information specifically for students studying abroad
  • US Embassy in London - support to American Citizens in England
  • BUNAC - offers student work permits and travel programs