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A Guide to Trafalgar Square: History, Sights + Tips for Visiting London’s Iconic Landmark

Trafalgar Square sits at the heart of London and is one of the city’s most important landmarks. Here’s what you need to know before you go. Trafalgar Square is a London icon. Plumped in central London – there’s a reason that it’s at the top of every tourist’s London sightseeing itinerary. But how much do …

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Neal’s Yard: Covent Garden’s Secret Hideaway

Neal’s Yard is one of those gorgeous hidden gems in London that you need to see. Walk through the narrow entrance to emerge into a world of colourful buildings, indie eateries and alternative remedies… Neal’s Yard is tucked away in a corner of Covent Garden – a not so secret gem full of brightly-coloured buildings …

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The Best London Gardens: Secret (and Not so Secret) Gardens You Have to Explore

Looking for the best gardens in London? These are the gorgeous spots you shouldn’t miss.  There’s something so nice about escaping to one of London’s green spaces – particularly on those (seemingly rare) days when the sun is on full blast and even the dourest Londoner starts smiling.  While at first glance London might seem …

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Postman’s Park: London’s Hidden Memorial to Heroic Self-Sacrifice

Postman’s Park is one of London’s secret spots – a touching and sad memorial to Londoners who lost their lives in heroic acts. Tucked away in the City of London, a short walk away from St Paul’s Cathedral, Postman’s Park is certainly one of London’s quirkier spots. While it might not look like anything special …

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The East London Guide: Cool Things to Do + Insider Tips

Looking for things to do in East London? Discover the area’s best attractions and activities with this handy guide.  East London has been the melting pot of many religions, cultures and ethnicities since the 19th century and, as a result, it’s diverse, brimming with history and cool things to do.  Want to spend some time …

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Exploring London in Winter: An Insider’s Guide

Planning to visit London in winter? Make the most of the winter festivities, snuggle up by roaring fires, find cool things to do and make the most of your trip with this insider’s guide.  Think that London only comes to life in the summertime? You’re wrong.  London in the summer has its obvious charms – …

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60 Brilliant Things to do in London You Really Shouldn’t Miss

First of all. Let’s start this feature by acknowledging the cold, hard truth.  It’s pretty tough to pick the best things to do in London.  Even as a born and bred Londoner, my calendar is full of new spots that are opening, obscure gems and places I loved so much they warrant going time and …

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May the 4th Be With You: 4 Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day in London

May the 4th be with you. In other words… Happy Star Wars Day! Star Wars day 2019 has rolled around and we are ready for it. Want to release your inner Jedi (or, ahem, Sith)? Rest assured, you can do more than donning your costume and heading to the local boozer – head to these …

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