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A Guide To Harry Potter’s Platform 9 and ¾

‘But Hagrid, there must be a mistake. This says Platform nine and three quarters. There’s no such thing…is there?’ (Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone) Indeed there is, Harry. Platform 9 and ¾ is magically concealed through a wall that divides platforms 9 and 10 at Kings Cross Station in London. It’s where wizard students […]

The Ultimate Guide to the London Eye

There are few places in London that allow you far-reaching views across the vast, sprawling city and the winding curves of the River Thames. If you’re looking for the very best views over the capital and beyond, then a visit to the London Eye is unmissable. Here you’ll have a bird’s eye view of our […]

5 Great Places for Free Live Music in London

The live music scene in London is one that no other destination can rival. The city is brimming with pubs reverberating with the sound of guitars, underground clubs where the collective youth heaves to the sounds of local DJs and grime acts, lively jazz venues that transport you to a different time, and grand halls […]

57 Free Things to Do in London

London is one of the most fascinating cities in the world, and there certainly is plenty to do. It’s also one of the most expensive cities, so it is important to add some free attractions to your itinerary. You don’t need to max out your credit card to see the best of what our magnificent […]

7 Vintage Shops in London We Love

Unique, one-of-a-kind, a piece of history, and every item with its own story to tell: that’s the beauty of vintage clothing, and that’s why we love it so much. In London, where fashion and history blend seamlessly together, you’ll find some of the best vintage clothing stores in the world. If you’re looking for a […]

6 Great Spots for a Curry on Brick Lane

If you’re visiting London, make sure to complete your visit with an Indian curry at the iconic Brick Lane, the vibrant hub that’s full of colour, music and the unmistakable aromas of Indian spices. With so many eateries to choose from, it’s hard to know where to start. And, let’s face it, almost every restaurant […]

Here Are All the Harry Potter Filming Locations

If you are a Harry Potter fan visiting London, then spending a day at the Warner Bros. Studio is a must. However, if you have time, the whole of the UK is a treasure trove of Harry Potter hotspots. When the magical world of Harry Potter was brought to life on film, much of the […]

13 Facts About Stonehenge You Probably Don’t Know

Stonehenge is quite possibly the most mysterious and intriguing ancient monument in the world. The fact that there’s no documented evidence to explain why it was built only adds to its appeal. Each year the World Heritage UNESCO site attracts around 1 million visitors from around the world. Over the centuries it’s been the subject […]

7 Facts About Buckingham Palace That Will Probably Surprise You

Buckingham Palace, administrative headquarters and the official home of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, is one of the most magnificent and iconic symbols of Great Britain. From its humble beginnings as a mulberry garden and townhouse, it has been remodelled and extended over the centuries to become the most famous working palace in modern times. […]