Romance Isn’t Dead – Couples Fun In The City

London has been the setting for many of the best romantic comedies and dramas in the history of fiction. This is especially true of film, where London’s true visual majesty can be realised in vivid detail. Let’s be honest, you … Continue reading

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London’s Best Sunday Markets

The UK has a longstanding history of markets. Spanning back to the medieval era, markets have been a staple of the London scene, in part because of it being an international trade hub, and in party because of the very … Continue reading

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It’s Easy When You Know How: Car Parking Near Shaftesbury Avenue

With finding a suitable – and affordable – place to park one’s car in the centre of London being a tricky challenge, nay a headache, even for local motorists, for visitors to the capital it might seem nigh-on impossible. Which … Continue reading

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Worship at The Altar of Retail: Visit Victorias Cardinal Place

Located practically right next door to Victoria train station (and, thus, just moments away too from the Victoria Tube and Coach stations), Cardinal Place is a cavernous shopping mall fit for the 21st Century. Featuring a space-age-like, curvaceous glass structure … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Winter Wonderland

Winter in London holds many surprises, especially if you’re staying at hotels such as the Shaftesbury Hyde Park International London Hotel. Staying at hotels in the centre of the capital means that the city is literally outside your front door. … Continue reading

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LONDON’S HIDDEN GEMS – ENJOYING THE SECRET CITY

London has a lot of stand out favourites. Whether it’s the glittering river views from the South Bank, the iconic London Eye or the majestic Buckingham Palace, there are a lot of sites being flogged to tourists daily from their … Continue reading

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Turkey, pumpkin pie and more: celebrate a fantastic Thanksgiving in London

Should you be expecting to be in London for a city-break towards the end of November this year, did you know you’ll be in the UK capital at the time of Thanksgiving? A traditional American holiday that marks the time … Continue reading

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LONDON THROUGH THE EYES OF CHURCHILL

Winston Churchill is possibly one of the most famous and iconic of London’s former residents. As the leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister who helped win the Second World War for the allies, Churchill has gone down in … Continue reading

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THE GREAT PICNICKING SPOTS OF LONDON

You could easily be forgiven for assuming that now the summer has come to a blustery end, that the rest of the year, and into the next, will consist of sheltered respite in museums, theatres and the sumptuous rooms of … Continue reading

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GREAT REASONS TO VISIT BRICK LANE

London is well known for harbouring age old market streets, multicultural hotpots and diverse styles. What would be the draw to the city if it didn’t? With East London already a massive melding of the fun, business opportunities and age … Continue reading

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