Category Archives: London Leisure

Chime, chime, chime goes Big Ben

Undoubtedly, Big Ben has to be one of London's most iconic attractions, standing majestically over the city, reminding us of its presence every hour as it bongs away. However, what many may not know is that the name given to this tower … Continue reading

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Modern art galleries in London

With London being one of the most forward-thinking and progressive cities on Earth, it should come as very little surprise to learn that it is home to many of the world's best modern art galleries, where the biggest names on … Continue reading

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Take a Sherlock-inspired trip around London

With the BBC's hit show Sherlock having pulled in more viewers than any other programme creared by the organisation for more than a decade, detective fever has well and truly gripped the nation. What's more, the show's star Benedict Cumberbatch … Continue reading

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See the world in a city when you visit London

London may be the British capital, but one of the things that makes the city unique is its cosmopolitan nature, with just about every nationality and culture on the planet represented in some way, shape or form here. So, if … Continue reading

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Another trendy nightspot opens in Hackney

If you're looking for somewhere trendy to spend an evening in London then you could certainly do worse than heading to Hackney, with this part of east London having gained a reputation as the place to be over recent years. … Continue reading

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London’s coolest cafes

While other major cities around the continent – such as Paris and Milan – may be more synonymous with the art of drinking coffee than London, one trip to the capital will quickly teach you that there is far more … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson gives his tips for a day out in London

The chances of being stuck for something fun or interesting to do when visiting the capital are somewhere around zero on any day of the year, although if you find yourself struggling for inspiration then you may want to seek … Continue reading

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Join the immersive cinema craze in London

With the Oscar nominees having just been announced, it's the perfect time to go to the cinema. As has become the norm, many of the films vying for the top gongs at the prestigious awards ceremony are currently on general … Continue reading

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Get active in London this year

January is now well underway and if you're still struggling with all the extra weight you put on over Christmas, or you've not yet made a start on your new year's resolution to get into shape, then taking a trip … Continue reading

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British Museum celebrates 255th birthday

Since opening its doors on January 15th 1759, the British Museum has gone on to become one of the most iconic and highly regarded exhibition centres in the world, and as the famous venue celebrates its 255th birthday, now is … Continue reading

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Where to find London’s top free galleries

With so many amazing museums and art galleries to explore in London, it's no wonder the city is held in such high regard by culture vultures around the world. What's even better is that so many of the capital's top … Continue reading

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Where to get the vintage look in London

London has always been at the forefront of the fashion world, and its inhabitants are always setting the global trends. Ironically, however, the capital's clothing pioneers have been displaying a tendency to look back rather than forward in recent times, … Continue reading

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