VisitBritain (VB) is the national tourism agency responsible for marketing Great Britain around the world and for developing the British tourist economy. It works with 26% of UK Trade Investment, as well as with airlines, travel operators, global brands and official tourism bodies in London, England, Scotland and Wales. We offer you inspiring activities and experiences, led by people who know the subject. With that in mind, the following resources can help you plan your trips before you arrive in the UK.
If you're looking for more inspiration, online travel guides, such as Lonely Planet and World Travel Guide, offer great travel tips and suggestions to complement your trips. Booking your tickets in advance can help you get a discount, as train travel isn't always cheap in the UK. Using an Oyster travel card to travel by bus, tube and DLR can be one of the most affordable ways to travel around London. You can find an easy to understand guide to Oyster cards and travel on Visit London if you're having trouble deciding which travel card to buy to go to the city.