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The Best Places to Propose in London

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While studies show that the New Year can be make-or-break time for relationships, we’re throwing in our hats with the optimists. For those happy couples that enter the year with the firm resolution to propose, what destination could be more romantic than London, birthplace of Shakespeare and Keats?
When considering… [read more]

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The Top London January Sales

The Rubens at the Palace

After the rush of Christmas, the highlight of our calendar is undoubtedly the London January sales. Whether it’s gourmet grape jelly or plush leather oxfords you’re after, cacao nib truffles or Coco Chanel, there are so many fabulous reductions you’ll be utterly spoilt for choice.
At The Rubens at the… [read more]

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Inside The Tate Modern: Ten Things to See

Tate Modern - Metamorphosis of Narcissus by Dali

Opened only in 2000, the Tate Modern has the distinction of being the world’s most-visited modern art museum. Occupying what was once the Bankside Power Station, the museum’s many galleries are located off the building’s cavernous turbine hall. Spread across six floors, some of the most important artworks from the… [read more]

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Winter Wonderland: The Best London Bars for Cosy Drinking

Christmas jumper, Christmas vodka.. does it get any better!

 

Rumour has it that we have a particularly snowy and cold winter heading our way this year. While that might strike fear into the hearts of most Londoners, we, on the other hand, are more than ready for the chill.
At The Montague on the Gardens in Bloomsbury, we’re… [read more]

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London Theatre Guide: This Season’s Top New Productions

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Autumn in London means a new collection of can’t-miss shows, ballets, operas, and more, all of which promise spellbinding productions. We’ve put together a London theatre guide of five of the most highly anticipated events of the autumn 2013 season, from a stunning performance of Mozart’s Requiem to a new… [read more]

Posted in Art and Culture, Hot off the Press, Just for Fun

Top 5 Favourite London Markets

Brick Lane

London’s markets are not just about shopping. Often surrounded by independent boutiques and coffee shops, the city’s markets are a hotbed of culture and cafes, not to mention great places for people watching. London has some great market shopping in almost every corner but I’ve selected 5 that offer more… [read more]

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Interview with Rufus Bird of The Royal Collection Trust

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London’s Royal Collection Trust is responsible for the oversight of some of the area’s most stunning and important landmarks, from Buckingham Palace to Windsor Castle. We sat down with Rufus Bird, the Deputy Surveyor of The Queen’s Works of Art, for an informative look at the organisation’s work behind the… [read more]

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The Best London Menswear Outfitters

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London has a long history when it comes to men’s fashion. From the contemporary and cutting-edge designers who dominate Fashion Week to the family-owned bespoke suit shops that have been outfitting customers for centuries, the city is a destination for the fashion-forward gent. We’ve found five of the best London… [read more]

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5 Inspirational London Views

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London is not short of spectacular views and many are free for all to enjoy. The views listed here are timeless and always worth a visit.
City Hall
City Hall is the offset egg-shaped glass building near Tower Bridge (on the opposite side of The Thames to the Tower of… [read more]

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London’s Best Restaurants for Dinner and Jazz

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As many a music fan will know, London has long since enjoyed a top spot on the Jazz circuit. Offering up everything from grand concert halls to hole-in-the-wall, blink-and-you’ll-miss-it music venues, the choice is almost endless. For a taste of something just a little more refined, we’d recommend dinner and… [read more]

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