I was looking at taking DS (9) to London Zoo at half term. Firstly, is this a terrible idea? Will it be heaving and impossible to walk around? Secondly, any tips for keeping costs down? Are the Fasttrack tickets worthwhile?
Save money with a packed lunch and snacks and drinks. Be warned that you exit through the shop and stuff is expensive. So you might like to have some sweets/other crap with you as a surprise or give her a pre-set amount of pocket money.
The tube at Camden gets incredibly busy when the market is on. From ?Regents Park tube stop it is a20-30 min walk, but v pretty in places.