Category Archives: London Getaways

London ideal for Valentine’s Day

Romantic London getaways could be the perfect Valentine's Day present for loved-up couples this year. With the big day just around the corner, the capital offers a whole host of romantic experiences. Many of London's key attractions are embracing Valentine's … Continue reading

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See the future at the Ideal Home Show

This year's Ideal Home Show will begin on March 15th. Held at one of the biggest event venues in London, Earl's Court, the show will include hundreds of exhibitors demonstrating the latest in interiors, home improvements, gardens, gadgets, food and … Continue reading

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London theatre to present Charlie and the Chocolate Factory production

A London theatre will host a new £10 million production of the famous Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tale. The new stage version of the Roald Dahl book is being directed by San Mendes and will be performed at London's … Continue reading

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Canary Wharf to host Ice Sculpting Festival

London's Canary Wharf is set to take on a chilly atmosphere this month as it hosts the annual London Ice Sculpting Festival. From January 11th to 13th, the festival will see artists from 12 countries compete to transform special two-metre … Continue reading

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The French Show heads to London

The French Show is again being held at London's Earl's Court in January. The annual event aims to showcase the very best of French culture with exhibitors gathering for three days at the central London venue. Tickets cost £13 per … Continue reading

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London Design Museum plans key exhibition

Beginning on January 30th, the exhibition will tell six different design stories in set areas of design including furniture, products, fashion, transport and architecture. It is a semi-permanent show that will remain open to visitors to central London hotels until … Continue reading

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London offers thrilling New Year celebrations

The capital is once again holding its annual New Year's Eve fireworks display. One of the largest in the country, the display is organised by the mayor of London and is free to attend. Many of the fireworks are launched … Continue reading

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Giant playgrounds to be erected in London

Two of London's commuter hotspots are to be turned into adult-sized playgrounds as part of an advertising campaign. Visitors staying in central London hotels will see two giant swings erected at Canary Wharf in the New Year and a see-saw … Continue reading

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Cirque du Soleil kicks off new European show

London will host the start of a new Cirque du Soleil on a European tour. KOOZA will be performed at London's Royal Albert Hall at the start of Janaury and is perfect for fans staying in central London hotels next … Continue reading

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London Art Fair celebrates quarter century

One of the most popular art sales in London will be celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Starting on January 16th, the five-day event brings together some of the world's top galleries to showcase the very best of the art … Continue reading

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Netil House presents Christmas Film Festival

A creative space in Hackney is presenting two weeks of Christmas-themed movies as part of a short festival. The event will run until December 19th and is ideal for families staying in central London hotels during December. All of the … Continue reading

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London to host New Year’s Day Parade

January 1st 2013 will see the 27th New Year's Day Parade take place in the centre of London amid a party atmosphere. It is expected that more than 500,000 people will line the streets to see the procession pass by … Continue reading

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