Entries by Tom

London in June: Everything You Need to Know

London is an amazing city to visit at any time of year. However, June is a month that has everything on offer, with (mostly) great weather and long evenings to enjoy. Whether you’re into foodie events, the natural or art worlds, or if you want to see some of London’s famous pomp and ceremony, June […]

23 Cute Cafes in London You Need to Try

As any Londoner will tell you, the café culture in London is one of the best in the world. Whether it’s a rose-coloured latte, a chunky slice of toast or a full-on bottomless brunch, London’s cutest cafes have them all. If you’re visiting the big smoke in the winter months, you might want to choose […]

Everything You Need To Know About Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey is one of the most historic and important places of worship in London, because for centuries this has been the site of the coronation of the country’s monarchs. The dramatic abbey has long held pride of place in Westminster, and every English King or Queen has been crowned inside its walls since William […]

London in October: All You Need to Know

The days might be getting shorter and the weather might be taking a turn for the worse, but London doesn’t slow down in October. The sun is fast disappearing, but there are plenty of activities and events scheduled throughout the month, although most of them have by now moved indoors. You can find food and […]

Castles Around London You Need to See

They say an Englishman’s home is his castle. Around London, you can find some of the most impressive castles built throughout the long history of England. Some, like the Tower of London, were built for kings and for power, while others, like Highclere Castle, were constructed by wealthy noble families looking to make grand statements. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Kensington Palace

Seventeenth century Kensington Palace is found at the heart of royal life in London. The historic residence is the home of many members of the extended monarchy, including William, Kate and their young family, and Harry and Meghan who are due to move to Frogmore Cottage in Windsor in the spring of 2019. Kensington Palace […]

London in September: The Complete Guide

September is the last chance to make the most of summer in London, and it’s a great time to get out and about in the city to visit great festivals and quirky events. There’s a lot going on in September, and a lot of it’s outside with the likes of Proms in the Park entertaining […]

London in August: The Complete Guide

Visiting London in August will see you in the capital to catch the last real month of summer. British summers are short but sweet, and August is a month of outdoor events and festivals that celebrate the diverse multicultural makeup of the city, while the sun is still shining. You’ll quickly realise that August is […]