Top Recommendations for a Morning in Bayswater

Royal Albert HallLocated within central London, Bayswater is one of London’s most cosmopolitan districts, offering plenty to see and do within easy reach. The area is part of both the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, close to Charring Cross and Kensington Gardens. If you find yourself… continue reading
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4 Fun Things to Do with Kids Near Paddington This Winter

Paddington viewStaying in and around Paddington provides lots of scope for things to do as a family. The area is right in the heart of the city, so you’ll never be short of attractions to visit and sights to see. Here’s our brief guide to a few top attractions for kids… continue reading
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Bond Street : How to Get There and Why You Need to Visit

Macro view of a London mapBond Street is one of London’s glitziest shopping districts, world famous for an array of fabulous stores catering to every possible taste. Located within the upmarket district of Mayfair, the area is unmistakably high-end, and has long been considered a major tourist hot-spot, drawing visitors from all over the globe… continue reading
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Your ultimate guide to Winter Wonderland 2018

About Winter Wonderland Hyde ParkEvery winter, Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland extravaganza offers a true festive spectacle in the heart of London. With plenty to see and do this year, here’s our quick guide to getting around and planning your visit to Winter Wonderland 2018 during your stay in the city… History of Winter Wonderland… continue reading
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Victoria and Albert : How they Left Their Mark on Paddington

Queen Victoria and Prince AlbertQueen Victoria and her husband, Prince Albert are two of the most enduringly renowned figures in British royal history. One of the reasons for this is their undeniable impact on the country, the city of London and in particular, Paddington. For guests staying nearby, here’s a quick glimpse at how… continue reading
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3 Pieces of Royal History within Reaching Distance of the Park Grand Hotel

3 Pieces of Royal HistoryAs you might expect, London is filled with all things royal. The capital city offers everything any aspiring royal watcher could possibly hope for, including an array of royal residences and plenty of royal history. In this blog, we’ll focus on three of the most significant sites for budding royal… continue reading
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How to Get to the London Eye and How to Ride It

London eyeSince opening at the turn of the new millennium in 2000, the London Eye has swiftly become a London institution, and one of the city’s most recognisable sights. Attracting millions of visitors each year, this giant Ferris wheel offers a leisurely bird’s-eye view of the city, giving guests a chance… continue reading
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Great Shopping Destinations for Autumn Fashion Near the Park Grand Hotel

shoppingEach and every year, London attracts thousands of visitors who are looking for a city to shop in. This is because London has a wide range of shopping destinations, including large shopping centres and busy high streets. Simply, there’s something for everyone when it comes to shopping in London. If… continue reading
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Bayswater: How to Get There and The Shops You Need to Seek Out

BayswaterIt doesn’t matter when you are visiting London or who you are visiting London with, you should try to factor in the time to do a little bit of shopping. London is known as being a city that thrives on shopping and fashion, so it’ll come as no surprise that… continue reading
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Where to Find the Best Retro Stores and Antiques In and Around Paddington

ShoppingIt’s safe to say that London is one of the top destinations for shopping, but this doesn’t just centre on high street stores and designer brands. London also has a lot to offer in terms of retro and vintage items, as well as antiques. If you’re looking for retro stores… continue reading
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