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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 ...

The best fish and chips in London

The best fish and chips in London

Fish & chips is actually said to have prevented a revolution during the Great Depression, as it allowed everyone access to a decent, cheap square meal. And the perfect fish & chips is more of an art form than you might realise. But enough waffling, you want to know where to find the best fish and chips in London. more ...

The “Making of Harry Potter” studio tour

The “Making of Harry Potter” studio tour

The famous Hogwarts School of Magic and Witchcraft will be opening its doors to the public in London….And although many of us are not going to be able to sign up to potion, adivination, herbology and defence against the dark arts classes, you will be able to take a wander around the sets where the films were recorded. more ...

Bonfire Night and London Fireworks 2011

Bonfire Night and London Fireworks 2011

Every 5th of November, the British typically celebrate Bonfire Night or Guy Fawkes. It is a huge celebration involving lots of stunning firework displays, typical food and enormous bonfires across the country. Bonfire Night is held in commemoration of the 1605 Gunpowder Plot by 13 young men, one of which was Guy Fawkes. more ...

Christmas Markets in London 2013

Christmas Markets in London 2013

Tis’ nearly the season to be merry and soon London will be adding to the festive cheer with an array of Christmas Markets dotted around the city. Fabulous gift ideas, Christmas handicrafts, seasonal specialities and a merry atmosphere are guaranteed in the British capital. Here are some of the main Christmas Markets in London springing up this festive season. more ...

London Christmas Lights 2011

London Christmas Lights 2011

The Christmas lights in London are truly spectacular and always add a little festive cheer so if you’re a fan then you may be interested to know where they are. Take a look below at our little guide to get you in a festive mood with the glow of the London Christmas Lights. more ...

Winter sales in London 2011- 2012

Winter sales in London 2011- 2012

Yes, it’s that time of year again and the post-Christmas sales have returned to London even bigger and even better this festive season with scandalous reductions on shopping for a very merry New Year! They’ve already started but the discounts will be flowing right up until the end of January so get ready to fight your way through the stampedes and bag yourself a bargain. more ...

Chinatown London

Chinatown London

Just to the north of Leicester Square is the bustling hub of London’s Chinese community, Chinatown. It is a vibrant area, full of colour, the unusual, fantastic Asian cuisine, traditional medicine and authentic Chinese shopping. Chinatown is a must for anyone visiting London. So, let’s go exploring. 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 ...

Christmas in London

Christmas in London

London must be one of the best places in the world to celebrate Christmas. Thousands of small lights and of course the huge Christmas tree on Trafalgar Square literally make the city glow. Whether you decide to go Christmas shopping, skating on the ice rink or take a visit to Santa, during Christmas London makes it all possible. more ...

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