Category Archives: London Travel Guide

Your Guide to Exploring Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament

Big BenNo visit to London is complete without seeing the major sights, and Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament fall squarely into this category. Revered around the world as a symbol of parliamentary democracy – indeed, it’s where this style of government began – the Houses of Parliament are not… continue reading
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Your Guide to Covent Garden – What’s On, What’s to See and Where to Go for First Time Visitors

Covent GardenAs one of the prettiest, most beautiful areas of London, Covent Garden has a great deal to recommend it. Whether you like culture, shopping, architecture or all of the above, Covent Garden has got it. As both a retail and cultural hub, Covent Garden has enough to see and do… continue reading
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Tower of London: Hidden History and The Best Ways to See It

Tower of LondonFew buildings in London can boast such an infamous history as the Tower of London. Its very name has become synonymous with imprisonment, death and unsavoury periods in British history. Kings, queens and princes have all been unwilling residents of the tower at one point or another, and rarely did… continue reading
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The Best Places in Paddington to Relax in the Summer Sun

Places in Paddington to RelaxAh summer! The perfect reason to slap on a sun hat and head outdoors for a healthy dose of vitamin D and some exploring with the kids – and where better to explore than our nation’s capital, London? Packed full of things to see and do, you’ll also want some… continue reading
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The Best Traditional English Pubs Near the Park Grand London

PubsAfter a nice day checking out everything London has to offer, there’s nothing better than relaxing with a cold drink in a traditional British pub. Happily, London has lots of pubs that embody everything that’s great about the British drinking establishment. Whether you want a straight up pub experience or… continue reading
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The Best Places In London For A Family Picnic

Family PicnicAs well as being a thriving city full of busy streets and famous landmarks, London is also lucky enough to have many parks, gardens and green spaces that are ideal for a family picnic. The Paddington area is home to the Grand Park London Paddington and the beautiful Queens Gardens,… continue reading
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The Ultimate Guide to Chinatown in London

Chinatown in LondonOverflowing with culture, colour and exotic tastes, Chinatown is one of the most vibrant areas in London to eat out and explore authentic shops. The area was once home to Huguenot and Maltese immigrants and began to develop into what it is today during the 50s, when restaurants began popping… continue reading
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A Vinyl Lover’s Guide to London’s Best Record Shops

Record ShopsOf all the things most revered about London, the city’s music culture is unique in that it’s adored by residents and visitors alike. Testament to this fact are the thousands of venues scattered throughout the metropolis, all touting the latest and greatest acts on any night of the week you… continue reading
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The must-see places in Brixton

brixtonBrixton has a great cultural feel and is an incredibly friendly place in London to explore if you’re visiting the city. It boasts mouth-watering street food stalls, live music venues, and plenty of shopping opportunities. If Brixton is on your list of places to visit in the capital, we’ve identified… continue reading
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The best arcades in London

Gaming ArcadeIf you’re searching for some retro fun and an activity that’s guaranteed to fill your day or evening with entertainment, why don’t you try heading to an arcade? Across London there are plenty of arcades to try, whether you prefer the latest, cutting-edge technology or want to play an old… continue reading
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