Entries by Tom

15 Delicious Places for Brunch in Notting Hill

Notting Hill is one of London’s most colourful and vibrant districts. It’s an area known for both its affluence and multiculturalism. With a variety of different communities and a reputation for creativity, it’s no wonder there are some excellent restaurants and eateries located in Notting Hill. That creativity and diversity is passed onto those restaurants. […]

A Guide to the Best Neighbourhoods to Stay in London

London is a sprawling metropolis, a huge city that stretches for mile upon mile on either side of the River Thames, where millions of people live and many millions more tourists visit each year. London can be a challenge to navigate. Even if it’s not your first time visiting the capital, it can be difficult […]

Here Are the Best Places to See Live Music in Shoreditch

Shoreditch is London’s classic entertainment district, a historic part of the city that has been the domain of theatregoers and play lovers since the days when Shakespeare first began holding performances in the 16th century. These days the scene might be a little different, but the heart and soul of Shoreditch have never really changed. […]

These Are the Best Restaurants Near the London Eye

The London Eye is one of the British capital’s most enduring attractions. Built in the year 2000 to celebrate the start of the new millennium and to represent a modern London, in the two decades since it opened the London Eye has become an icon of the city’s skyline. It’s an unmistakable landmark, and it’s […]

These Are the Coolest Mazes in and around London

England has a long history when it comes to mazes. These mind-boggling attractions have for centuries amused, confused and baffled those brave enough to enter their twists and turns. A maze is designed to confuse and to entertain, and they became popular amongst royalty and the rich in the 16th century. Indeed, many of the […]

Fancy a Giggle? Here Are the Top Comedy Clubs in London

There’s nothing better than the live experience of comedy – guffawing with friends and family, cheeks and faces aching from all the laughing and smiling, then sharing those funny moments again afterwards together, because you ‘had to be there’. London’s comedy scene is thriving, so where better to enjoy a hysterical night out with a […]

The Ultimate Guide to St Paul’s Cathedral

St Paul’s Cathedral is easily one of the most recognisable landmarks on the London skyline, as the historic church and its iconic dome rise high in the centre of the city. The cathedral has been the focus of Christianity in London since the 6th century AD. However, St Paul’s went through many different designs and […]

These Are the Best Places for Fish and Chips in London

Since the 1930s when there were over 35,000 fish and chip shops in the UK, trends in takeaway food have definitely changed. Now, with about 10,500 chippies in the UK there are more opportunities to try other types of takeaway food. But, let’s be honest, nothing beats fish and chips. Even just reading about them […]

These Are the Best Places for Dim Sum in London

There’s not much that can beat a hot basket of fresh dim sum. Despite the fact that London is thousands of miles away from the south of China, where this iconic dish originates, the British capital can still serve up some of the most authentic dim sum outside of Asia. The capital’s rich, multicultural heritage […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Churchill War Rooms

World War II is an event that has remained in the memory of Londoners and within the mainstream consciousness of the capital, even several generations after the conflict ended in 1945. Across the city, you can find museums and memorials dedicated to the war, and it’s difficult to visit London without coming across at least […]