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The Top 10 Neighbourhoods in London

The Top 10 Neighbourhoods in London

Looking at a map of the sprawling mass of London while trying to decide where to visit can be a bit overwhelming. The British capital is a big city and you could easily spend a week there without ever leaving the city centre, given the number of interesting things there are to do. But London is a city with lots of different neighbourhoods, each with its own identity and atmosphere. more ...

Haunted houses in London

Haunted houses in London

Come in, travellers, close the door and sit down next to the fire to warm your hands. Swathed in fog and rain, the streets of London hide dark mysteries of which you have never even heard tell, sinister secrets hidden behind the bricks and creaky doors of haunted houses… more ...

The Boat Race Oxford Cambridge 2016

The Boat Race Oxford Cambridge 2016

It is no secret that the English love tradition, gentlemanly sports and a bitter rivalry between two opposing teams. One event which combines these three elements is The Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge Universities, raced every year between Putney and Mortlake on the River Thames. more ...

Typical British dishes to try in London

Typical British dishes to try in London

The British are not very famous for tasty and good food, more for the international cuisine on offer which is why very few people know what is typically eaten in the UK. However, despite the common misconceptions, the British have an ample range of typical dishes, varying greatly from region to region, which are delicious, satisfying and greatly misunderstood. So, here are ten typical British dishes which I’m convinced will change your mind for ever. Enjoy! more ...

Why trips to Legoland Windsor are popular with all the family

Why trips to Legoland Windsor are popular with all the family

Legoland Windsor is dedicated to giving children aged between 2 and 12 years old the time of their life. The rides and attractions have all been developed with young imaginations in mind but the theme park really is fun for all the family because it takes us all back to our childhoods more ...

The best markets in London

The best markets in London

Everyone loves a deal, and we don’t know anyone who doesn’t like browsing around markets to get some fabulous alternative clothing, trying out tasty international food and treats, and checking out the craftworks, jewellery, toys, and canvases amongst the many other things you can find at these exciting places. As you can imagine the markets in London Capital are exceptional as they are large and offer a wide range of different and alternative products at some unbeatable prices. more ...

London Summer Music Festivals 2014

London Summer Music Festivals 2014

The grey days are mostly gone, deck chairs and semi clad office workers on their lunch break can be seen in the London parks. Summer has come to London. It’s also the time for London’s Summer Music Festivals. Forget heading out into the English country side this summer stay in London and enjoy London’s Best Festivals. more ...

The Strangest Museums in London

The Strangest Museums in London

The British Museum, National Galley, Tate Modern are some of the museums London is famous for. But what about the other hidden and unexplored side of the city, the one which is off the well worn tourist path, the dark and fascinating London which few people take the time to discover? Today we invite you to join us we take you on a journey to some of London’s strangest and most fascinating museums. more ...

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