London is a premiere destination for world travelers, offering some of the most iconic tourist attractions and unique history. While there are plenty of tourist attractions to occupy your days, what are you going to do each night when you are there? London nightlife is vibrant and exciting. With so much to do, there is literally something for a person in any stage of their life.
Considering that some of the greatest musical acts of all time have hailed from London, it stands to reason that their nightly music scene is very much alive. All across the city you can experience some of the best musical acts in various stages of their career. O2 offers world renowned acts all throughout the year, and they have an easily accessible website for their venue to see upcoming shows.
If your idea of fun involves some adult beverages, London has some of the greatest bars to be found in all of Europe. From the average pub (designed to remind you of your own local bar at home) to themed bars and rooftop bars, any drinker can have the night of their life. If you are looking for a truly unique experience, check out Cahoots. This is a themed bar that is inspired by post World War II Britain. Everything from the décor to the music pays homage to this iconic time in England.
Perhaps the most vibrant nightlife scene in all of London is the club scene. There are clubs that cater to every whim and fancy, for those just looking to dance and mingle to those looking for a more specific niche in music or experience. Perhaps one of the most famous of these clubs operating year round and drawing in both locals and tourists alike would be the Ministry of Sound. This mega club boasts four dance floors, four bars and five different rooms. It might behoove you to book your visit ahead of time to avoid having to stand in the often long lines (or queues as the locals would call them).
If you are looking to experience all the fun and excitement of London nightlife, these areas of focus should have you out and living it up when you plan your stay. There are also several resources online available to those looking to delve more deeply into the places and events you can experience when you are in London.