Festive excitement is building in London. Traditional Christmas lights have been switched on in Oxford Street. Hip 60's lights have appeared in Carnaby street, the tree is going up in Trafalgar Square, and the toy shops are laden with goodies.
One of the perks of being married to a Brit is the occasional trip to England to visit family. Here is a slightly more “insider” view of 5 things we did with our 5-year-old son on our last trip to London.