5 Half-Day Trips You Can Make with a Tube from Paddington

Windsor CastleWe love London, but every now and then it’s great to get out and about and see more of the UK. Thanks to the fantastic London Tube and connecting railway links, adventuring further afield from London Paddington is simple. There’s plenty of great ways to connect with the rest of… continue reading
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Quirky places amateur photographers in London will love

London eyeIt is no wonder London is so beloved by photographers. With a unique skyline and a vivid mixture of old and new architecture backed by plentiful green spaces, the city has its own distinct style, unmatched by other capital cities. Whether you’re a seasoned photographer or a newbie, this guide… continue reading
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7 things you can do after a London meeting from the Park Grand London

sea life london aquariumOne of the best things about visiting the UK’s capital for a business meeting is the ability to spend your free time checking out the array of attractions the city has to offer once the day’s work has been completed. Here are seven of our favourite things to do when… continue reading
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A Visitor’s Guide to London’s Queens Gardens

Royal Albert HallMany visitors to London often hope to discover more about the city’s Royal heritage, and you don’t get much more regal sounding than Queens Gardens! This stunning area offers an array of great things to do in the busy English capital, from entertainment to events and great shopping in a… continue reading
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Covent Garden Market Highlights

Covent Garden MarketThousands of visitors flock to London’s Covent Garden area each month as there’s so much to see and experience. Once a garden belonging to Westminster Abbey dedicated to the production of food, the area was later redeveloped to replicate the formally-designed piazzas of Italy. Since then, Covent Garden steadily gained… continue reading
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Famous London Squares to Explore During Your Weekend Break

Parliament SquareLondon is filled with amazing sights to see, and that includes a wide range of fabulous public squares. As the population of the city has grown, so has the demand for meeting places and areas to relax. Many of the city’s most famous squares were built over a century ago,… continue reading
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Living history – 5 places to add to your mid-week itinerary

Houses of ParliamentIf you’re staying in London, you’re never short of historic venues to explore, many of which continue to play a pivotal role in the city’s story. This guide will tell you a little bit more about five of the top places you should add to your mid-week itinerary if you’re… continue reading
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10 Facts about Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar SquareTrafalgar Square is one of London’s most impressive spaces, but these ten facts about this famous destination will help you see it in a whole new light... 1. The Battle of Trafalgar Ever wondered why it’s called ‘Trafalgar Square’ in the first place? The famous square within easy reach of… continue reading
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Quick things to see at Kensington Palace between meetings for corporate visitors

fashionIf you're visiting London for an important meeting, it doesn't mean that your stay should be all work and no play. Located just a short stroll away from The Park Grand Hotel Paddington, Kensington Palace has some fantastic exhibitions, tours and things to see if you have a little spare… continue reading
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6 cool places to visit by Tube from Paddington when you’re travelling solo

Lord’s Cricket GroundLondon is an amazing destination for solo travellers as there’s plenty to see and do during your visit. Better still, you get total freedom to do exactly what you want to do, when you want to do it. So if you fancy an indulgent lie in followed by a delicious… continue reading
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