London - The South Bank (Chapter)
This is the South Bank chapter from Lonely Planet's London guidebook.
The South Bank is a must-visit area for art lovers, theatre-goers, culture hounds and iconic Thames views. There's also a super food market, first-rate pubs, dollops of history, dashing modern architecture and a sprinkling of fine gastropubs and restaurants.
- explore the magnificent modern-art collection at the peerless Tate Modern
- revolve in leisurely fashion above London's panoramic cityscape in the iconic London Eye
- restaurants & bars
- stimulate your taste buds on a gastronomic tour of discovery at Borough Market
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore: The South Bank, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Waterloo, Bankside & Southwark, Walking Tour, Borough & Bermondsey, Eating, Waterloo, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.
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