: Heathrow Airport
: Hammersmith and Shepherdsbush
: Hammersmith Flyover
: 100s of restaurents
Car: not necessary
Hammersmith is a leafy borough just 5 miles (8km) west of Charing Cross on the north bank of the majestic River Thames.
The excellent Kings Mall shopping centre has a large supermarket and all the stores you could ever need for your day-to-day shopping needs and more. You will find a wealth of restaurants catering for every conceivable taste all within easy reach. Local bars are plentiful and a visit to the traditional English pubs on the banks of the Thames is particularly recommended. A multi-screen cinema and the famous Lyric theatre will take care of all your cultural needs.
To the north is Shepherd's Bush with its fabulous new Westfield Mall, the largest urban shopping centre in Europe with 265 stores (including an entire Designer 'village'), 50 restaurants, leisure facilities and multiplex cinema.
Safe, quiet, tranquil, fashionable area within walking distance to the underground and public transport, 15 to 20 min tube ride to city centre and tourist attraction.
Other Activities: London tourist attractions, theatre, Wimbledon Tennis, River Thames walks, Europe's largest indoor shopping centre 'Westfield'