London

‘When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life’, wrote the city’s finest wit Samuel Johnson in the 18th century – back when they didn’t even have the London Eye to boast of, not to mention the Tate Modern or the London Dungeons.

The UK’s capital city remains one of the most exciting destinations in the world, full of history, culture and entertainment. It’s worth 1000 visits, and we hope the following posts will be testament to such a claim…

Do London like a local
Big Smoke resident September Withers takes us on a jaunt around her favourite hangouts, revealing how the natives spend their weekends in the capital. more >
10th June 2019
London’s biggest beer garden
The Prince in London’s Earl’s Court is gearing up for another knockout summer of al fresco dining and party vibes. Book your train tickets to London Paddington to see what all the fuss is about at this awesome pub. more >
22nd May 2019
Two new London spa treatments
Escape writer Gaby Lane tries out two new spa treatments at top destinations Rosewood London and Akasha in Hotel Café Royal. more >
25th April 2019
Flower power: five florid markets in London
Channel your inner flower power this spring at these London markets and shops, selling fresh bouquets that are, quite simply, the best of the bunch. Make these fab floral destinations a feature of your travel itinerary when you take a train to London Paddington station this season. more >
23rd April 2019
From cult hero to England’s bard: explore the London destinations that made Shakespeare
Every 23 April the world celebrates William Shakespeare’s birth, and to help mark the occasion, we explore the bard’s life as it was lived in the country’s capital, visiting some of the places and objects that helped define him. more >
15th April 2019