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The Best Winter Events in London

The Best Winter Events in London

If you’re heading to London for a winter break this year, then you could be forgiven for fearing the notorious British winter weather – perpetually chilly and damp, unfortunately this is one stereotype which can’t really be argued with. However, … Continue reading

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Marvel at Victoria Engineering at the Kirkaldy Testing Museum

The Victorian era was a hugely productive one in terms of the advancement of British society, with the United Kingdom being the world leader in terms of technological innovations at this time. Things like sanitation, the railways and water works … Continue reading

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Enjoy a Day Out in Greenwich

Enjoy a Day Out in Greenwich

Greenwich is often overlooked by visitors to London, perhaps because it does not lie in the city centre like so many of the capital’s attractions. That’s a shame, though, because this Royal Borough is home to some true gems, including … Continue reading

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Braving the Outdoors in London this Winter

Braving the Outdoors in London this Winter

Well, Christmas is over, and for many people that means that winter’s one saving grace is behind us. Short, chilly days and long, cold nights aren’t so bad when you’ve got the promise of a warm mince pie or glass … Continue reading

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What to do in London this Valentine’s Day

What to do in London this Valentine’s Day

London is one of the most romantic cities in the world whatever the time of year, and is a hugely popular destination for romantic getaways and lovers’ retreats. On and around the 14th February, of course, this atmosphere is amplified … Continue reading

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Things to do in Covent Garden

Things to do in Covent Garden

Covent Garden is one of the oldest and most iconic areas of London. The great architect Inigo Jones developed its famous piazzabetween 1631 and 1637, which was unique to London at the time. Initially attracting the wealthy gentry, a market … Continue reading

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Festive Fun: Eat and Drink Your Way Around London this Christmas

Festive Fun: Eat and Drink Your Way Around London this Christmas

Heading out east is a great way to start your festive partying in London this year, with some of the trendiest and buzziest bars rubbing shoulders with undiscovered gems. First, head to the fashionable grime of Dalston, perhaps for a … Continue reading

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The Weird & Wonderful World of Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds has become a London institution since its opening way back in 1835. Branches have since opened up across the world, but this is the original, continuing the spirit of Marie Tussaud, who began wax modelling at the tender … Continue reading

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Things to do in London in January 2016

Things to do in London in January 2016

New Year London is one of the best places in the world to celebrate New Year, and there’s no better way to kick off your January trip than by seeing in 2016 in style. Many of London’s premier attractions will … Continue reading

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Planning Your London Day Out: Attractions That Are Close Together

Planning Your London Day Out: Attractions That Are Close Together

London has so many attractions and things to see and do that organizing your day trip can be a little overwhelming. Thankfully, though, many of them are very close together in central London, and it’s easy to spend a day … Continue reading

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