Living in London – Negotiating the Tube

Although London looks quaint and charming on a picture postcard, it is one of the biggest cities in the world and it has share of ‘big-city’ attributes that will keep you on your toes. For the most part, you will find that people will try to live slightly outside of London and your rental apartment in London will be in a more suburban setting, which means you might face a commute every day to get into the city for work. No one who lives in London will recommend that you get a car to make your way through the city streets during rush hour, and most Londoners prefer to use the extremely efficient rapid transit system that is known as the ‘Tube’. The Tube is like the subway system in America and is a network of underground trains that will take you right into the heart of the city