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February Events in London

February Events in London In this month of romance, excitement and new beginnings, a flurry of activity takes over the capital. Catch a dragon parade, learn to dance amidst hanging orchids in Kew Gardens, and be astounded by the beauty of outer space. Be a part of the best February events in London by… [read more]
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January Events in London

January Events in London As the festive season comes to a close, extend the celebrations into the New Year in one of Europe’s most exciting capitals. Seek out the best January sales in London’s top shopping locations, find out how to dine like royalty – Queen Victoria to be precise – and experience the… [read more]
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The Best Warming Winter Drinks in London

Drinks in London As the winter woollies come out, in London we’re welcoming the return of the festive season’s delicious hot and spiced drinks, which have just started hitting the city’s top restaurants and bars. Whether you go for traditional mulled wine or a hot winter cocktail, that hint of sugar and spice… [read more]
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Top 10 Restaurants for Pre-Theatre Dining in London

Pre-Theatre Dining in London A night enjoying London’s world-renowned theatre – whether you’re planning to watch an all-singing, all-dancing musical in the West End or a cutting edge adaptation of a Greek tragedy in Islington – can only be improved upon by one thing: indulging in an incredible meal before the curtain goes up.… [read more]
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October Events in London

October Events in London Following on from a vibrant summer in the British capital, October promises to usher in the autumn months with an equally broad and enticing schedule of cultural happenings, revelry and big city fun. Whether you’re looking to join an American football street party, get in the spooky spirit for Halloween,… [read more]
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London’s Best Wedding Dress Shops

London's Best Wedding Dress Shops In life, there are certain milestones that are worth savouring and bedecking with a little extra sparkle, and picking out your wedding dress is certainly one. But the choices can be daunting. Do you choose a vintage or modern style? A romantic silhouette or a classic shape? And that’s before… [read more]
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London’s Best Swimming Pools

Header_London's-best-swimming-pools_General_Credit-senerdesign_iStock_Thinkstock_www.thinkstockphotos.co With the sun shining and the birds chirping, there’s nowhere quite like an open-air pool to cool off and enjoy the day. When the mercury rises, those in the know head to some of London’s best swimming pools; all found en plein air and offering cool, clean water, and often,… [read more]
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London’s Best Champagne Bars

Header_Credit-RCH From exclusive haunts fit for royals to casual locations where you can chow down while you quaff, London offers a Champagne bar for every occasion. Sip on the finest French Champagne before an evening of opera; enjoy sky high views of the capital over bubbles with friends; or sink into… [read more]
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A Captivating Christmas in London for Families

Winterville_ header The most wonderful time of year is just around the corner, or so the saying goes. But if you’re travelling with the family this Christmas, it might just be more wonderful than expected. While you might not be at home, with all of the family traditions (hauling oversized trees into… [read more]
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London River Taxis: Exploring London by Boat

London skyline on the River Thames © Duncan/Flickr London skyline on the River Thames © Duncan/Flickr Staying at The Rubens at the Palace but want to see the city from a different perspective? Then look no further than London’s super speedy river taxi service. With the hotel within easy reach of Westminster’s piers and London river taxis, it’s… [read more]
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