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Visit Kenwood House – the real-life home of Belle

Having been released in cinemas nationwide earlier this month, Belle is already proving to be one of the most popular films of the year, and anyone who wants to get a little closer to the story can do so by … Continue reading

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Riding the Colourful London Underground

It is cheap, it is fast, it is always available, the London Underground or the Tube is undoubtedly the best way to travel. It is spread across the city like veins in a body and performs the same job too, … Continue reading

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Have your photo taken with the FA Cup

As all football fans will be aware, this weekend (May 17th) saw the FA Cup final take place at Wembley Stadium, with Arsenal ending their nine-year wait for a trophy by beating Hull City 3-2, courtesy of an extra time … Continue reading

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Unusual ways to get around London

London is famous for its amazing public transport network, with the Tube being the world's oldest underground railway, celebrating its 150th anniversary last year. On top of that, the iconic red London bus is something which is admired the world … Continue reading

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Selfridges named world’s best department store

Among the many attractions that London has to offer are some of the most famous shops in the world, with the city more than matching the likes of New York and Milan as a top destination for a spot of … Continue reading

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What to see and do around Leicester Square

Of all London's most famous landmarks and neighbourhoods, one place that gets really mixed reviews is Leicester Square, with this iconic destination in the very heart of the capital being one of the busiest and most hectic spots in town. … Continue reading

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A guide to visiting Covent Garden

Whether you're a first time visitor to London or have seen the city many times before, there are a few places and landmarks that are always worth checking out when you're in town, and Covent Garden certainly ranks among the … Continue reading

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Pick up your summer wardrobe in London

May is finally here, which means it's time to start looking forward to summer. Of course, while this is obviously very good news, that doesn't mean you don't have to do anything to prepare for the arrival of the warmer … Continue reading

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Beyonce and Jay Z are crazy in love with London

Residents of London are pretty used to rubbing shoulders with celebrities these days, with the British capital being home to many of the most famous people in the world. However, the city could be about to receive its most glamorous … Continue reading

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Book of Mormon cleans up at the Oliviers

If you're into musicals, comedy or drama then you'll find no better city in the world than London, with the capital's famous West End being known for its incredible array of stage shows. Among those currently playing in Theatreland is … Continue reading

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Relive the glory of 2012 with a visit to the Olympic Park

The London 2012 Olympic Games may now be fading into people's memories, although if you want to live the excitement of what was one of the most spectacular summers in recent times then you'll be pleased to hear that the … Continue reading

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What to do in London on Mother’s Day

With Mother's Day coming up this weekend (March 30th), now is the time to start thinking about how you're going to show your mum just how much you care, and if you're planning on celebrating in the capital, you'll find … Continue reading

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