Kiwis will be snapping up cheap flights and holiday pounds as Brexit adds to a "golden era" of travel.
More than 12,000 people watched the sun rise and celebrated the Northern Hemisphere's longest day of the year.
The penny-pinching friends hitch-hiked with nothing but their backpacks, a bag of rice and some oats.
But behind the shiny glass, concrete and steel, the city of 800 years ago is still there, the quasi-secret gardens and ancient stone fortifications.
Whether is University halls, seaside piers or market towns, here are the best day trip deals from London.