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Exploring The Historic Royal Palaces in London

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What better way to discover the long and rich history of London than by visiting some of the city’s glorious Royal palaces? If you’re staying at one of the superb Red Carnation Hotels in central London, you couldn’t be better placed for some regal sightseeing, with some of the most… [read more]

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Light Summer Cocktails for Warm Evenings

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We caught up with our longstanding barman, Esley at The Egerton House Hotel, in the heart of Knightsbridge, to talk about their new Light Summer Cocktails menu. From the Egerton Amore (vodka, Cointreau and cranberry juice) to Summer Breeze, a fruity combination of gin, lime, bitter lemon and grenadine, The… [read more]

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10 Must-See Things at the Victoria & Albert Museum

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London’s extraordinary museums regularly draw millions of visitors. From blockbuster exhibitions at The Tate Modern to the city’s array of hidden private collections, we Londoners have access to incredible art. One of our favourites is the Victoria & Albert Museum. The city’s preeminent design museum, the V&A’s collection spans works… [read more]

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The Top London January Sales

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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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Winter Wonderland: The Best London Bars for Cosy Drinking

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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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Where to Find the Best Martini in London

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There’s no better place in the world to get a bracingly chilled, perfectly blended Martini than in London. The city is home to a number of bars that are suitable for all kinds of outings: Looking for an after-work drink? A tipple with dinner? A Martini with history? No matter… [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]

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Top 5 Favourite London Markets

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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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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.
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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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