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Getting Out and About: Visit London’s Barbican District

Getting Out and About: Visit London’s Barbican District

There’s so much to see and do in and around Piccadilly in the heart of the West End; of course, there is. And, let’s face it; should you have made your base on your trip accommodation located in this very … Continue reading

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Family-Friendly February : Why the Barbican’s Great for Kids This Winter

Family-Friendly February : Why the Barbican’s Great for Kids This Winter

Of all the attractions you might visit on a winter break in London, one that’s spent with your kids in tow, to be specific (perhaps during the half-time school holiday?), then wherever you’re staying in the capital – whether it’s … Continue reading

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Drama, Dance and Mahler: Brilliant Barbican Events This Winter

Drama, Dance and Mahler: Brilliant Barbican Events This Winter

Nestled not far from the hip district of Shoreditch, the Barbican area lies where the centre of London essentially meets the financial district known as ‘The City’; and yet, it’s far, from an arts wilderness, being the part of town … Continue reading

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How to Enjoy New Years for Free in London

How to Enjoy New Years for Free in London

t’s that time of year again. With the mad rush to make and maybe even organise new year’s plans in the city, it can sometimes feel rather stressful coordinating with friends and family in London, especially if it’s your first … Continue reading

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Visiting The Rainforest Cafe? Here’s What to do Next

The Rainforest Cafe is one of central London’s most popular eateries, especially with its all encompassing menu and vibrant scenery. Whether you’re visiting for the first time or your tenth, the Rainforest Cafe always offers up something new, especially with … Continue reading

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Alternative New Years Eve Spots

Alternative New Years Eve Spots

New Year’s Eve is just under a fortnight away, and if you want to catch the fireworks but can’t face the New Years crowd in central London, then it might be worth looking for alternative spots to see the fireworks. … Continue reading

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Family-Friendly Festivities: London New Year Eve Options for Parents and Kids

Family-Friendly Festivities: London New Year Eve Options for Parents and Kids

Unlike with Christmas, when it comes to celebrating New Year the emphasis doesn’t usually extend so much to including family; or at least in British culture it doesn’t so much, being an occasion where drink and merry-making are involved freely … Continue reading

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Red Sky at Night : Where’s Best to Catch London’s Sunsets

Red Sky at Night : Where’s Best to Catch London’s Sunsets

Sunsets are as unique as snowflakes – you’ll never watch the same one twice. A vibrant sunset between the towers of New York City or a soft sunset over the banks of Paris is are all well and good, but … Continue reading

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Fantastic Photo Ops London : Where to Get Snap-Happy

Fantastic Photo Ops London : Where to Get Snap-Happy

Many of the world’s major cities are photographically favourable, of course – but how many of them truly rival the UK capital, London, in the photogenic stakes? Not many; let’s be honest. So, if you’re only in town for a … Continue reading

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London West End Shows You Have To See Before They Close

London is well known as one of the best places in the world to see theatre. With its iconic West End and fringe theatre scene bringing a steady flow of talent and entertainment into the city, visiting London is perfect … Continue reading

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