Fleet Street and nearby things to explore


Every corner of London represents a unique and charming character. This city is home to some iconic monuments, architecture and streets that will keep you in awe of this vibrant and buzzing city.

shutterstock_216484036If you are visiting London, you must explore the many iconic and popular streets of this city. One of the streets you must explore while you are here is the Fleet Street of London. Offering a variety of things to do and indulge in, exploring this street will make your trip to London truly memorable.

To easily access and be close to some of London’s most popular streets like the Fleet Street you must book your stay in the central part of the city. Booking your accommodation in the central part of the city keeps you close to the most happening streets, places, events and attractions in London.

Whether you are travelling for work, for a holiday with family or for a romantic getaway with your special someone, the Montcalm hotels are an ideal place to book your accommodation. This luxurious hotel offers unmatched services, several complimentary facilities and warm hospitality that will make your stay as comfortable as it can be. The Montcalm hotel on Chiswell Street is close to Fleet Street and exploring this mazing street will be super-easy for you.

Once you are well settled in the hotel, you can venture out and explore the Fleet street in London. Here’s list of interesting things you indulge and explore in this area.

Twinings Tea Shop and Small Museum

A haven for tea lovers, this place is the oldest tea shop in London. It was at this place that the now world-famous R Twining tea company was founded. This unique tea shop with a glorious history is also home to a small museum that exhibits the history of this iconic shop and the brand Twinings. The same family has been trading tea from this shop for years and years now. This place also features the Loose Tea Bar where you can sample Twining’s finest tea selection.

Where: 216 Strand, London WC2R 1AP

Temple Bar

shutterstock_137271998The only gateway that is still restored out of the original eight is the Temple Bar in London. It was the principal ceremonial entrance to the city of London from the western side of the city. Located in the heart of the city, this place was erected to regulate trade into the city. The Bar in the Temple Bar refers to barrier or baroque that was designed by Christopher Wren. This place is a must and explore for its historical significance and more.

Where: 59 Fleet St, London EC4Y 1JU

Royal Courts of Justice

shutterstock_512784988One of the largest courts in Europe, the Royal Courts of Justice is a must visit attraction close to Fleet Street. Also, commonly called as the Law Courts, this place houses the High Court and the Court of Appeal of England and Wales. Designed by George Edmund Street, it was officially inaugurated by Queen Victoria in 1882. The nearest station to this attraction is Chancery Lane or Temple Station. Most parts of this building are open for public to access and see.

Where: Strand, London WC2A 2LL