Chinese New Year in London with the Egerton House Hotel

December 16, 2010 By:Mary Winston Nicklin

Egerton House HotelFebruary 14th isn't just about cupids and hearts. The day marks the start of the Year of the Tiger, and thousands are expected in the streets of London to fete the Chinese New Year in 2011. Even Harrods will have a traditional lion dance in its Food Hall on February 14th. On Sunday, February 21, 2011, the celebrations will be going off. Head to Trafalgar Square, the hub of activities, where 50,000 revelers are expected to check out the live shows with performers, Chinese dragons, lions and acrobats. Street stalls in Chinatown will be celebrating the occasion with yummy Chinese grub, and Leicester Square will host a fireworks display in the afternoon. Book at stay at the Egerton House Hotel-- the elegant five-star hotel housed in a townhouse in the heart of fashionable Knightsbridge-- and the staff will give you the inside scoop on where to go and what to see to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Choose the "Get More From Your Stay" package and you'll be entitled to a complimentary gift to enjoy, with one option being a £50 shopping voucher at Harrods.

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