27/04/2011 16:30 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

London For Children

The capital might not seem like an obvious family destination choice, but kids love the hustle and bustle of the big city.

'London is great for a family holiday,' agrees Nadine Hallak, travel expert at 'You can enjoy child-friendly festivals and events, live shows and the famous Hamley's toy emporium. As a bonus for parents, many attractions offer free admission, including London's hands-on museums.'

London offers a choice of indoor activities and outdoor letting-off-steam locations.

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