29 Aug 2014

Explore the capital with The London Pass 0  

Wondering what to do with the kids for the October half-term? Why not come to London! With hundreds of venues, landmarks, museums and galleries to visit, you’re guaranteed to find something the kids will love – and what’s more, with our London Pass package you’ll be making a saving on both time and money. The…

21 Aug 2014

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition at Tate Modern 0  

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, we visited the extremely popular Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition at Tate Modern, London. The imposing gallery is only five minutes’ walk from Blackfriars tube station. Or you can walk across the Millenium Bridge (more commonly known as the ‘wobbly bridge’) from St Paul’s Cathedral. It’s a vibrant riverside area with…

29 May 2014

A Once-in-a-lifetime Modern Art Exhibition Comes To London 0  

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition runs from 17 April to 7 September 2014, at Tate Modern in London.   If you know your modern art, you’ll know that Matisse is one of the all-time giants of this world. Having started cutting into paper in his late sixties, he went on to establish this new technique…

09 Apr 2014

WIN Tickets to Handbagged Comments Off  

To celebrate the opening of Handbagged at the Vaudeville Theatre. we have a pair of tickets to giveaway to this fantastic show. The monarch – Liz.  Her most powerful subject – Maggie. Two enduring icons born six months apart. One destined to rule, the other elected to lead. But when the stiff upper lip softened…

22 Mar 2014

Museums at Night 0  

The UK offers the world’s best selection of museums, galleries and historic sites, or at least we like to think so. with so many museums to explore, however, the problem becomes finding the time to fit them all in! The good news is that for three days in May, 15th-17th, museums across the country are…

28 Feb 2014

The 5 Best Free Apps for Exploring London Comments Off  

Mobile technology certainly makes being a tourist a whole lot easier. Type in ‘London’ to your app store and you’ll likely get 100s-1000’s of results, many of which are really good and many more that are not so great. To save you time, we’ve listed just the best of the best for the activities that…

20 Feb 2014

WhatsOnStage Awards 2014 0  

This Sunday is the What’s On Stage London Theatre Awards. Voted for by the theatre-loving public from any profession London production that has opened in the past year, the awards celebrate the performance and production teams behind West End and non-West End productions.

30 Jan 2014

National Youth Orchestra Perform at The Barbican 0  

Towards the end of last year, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain recruited 77 new young musicians to join them for 2014.  Just a couple of months later these new recruits, who make up just under half of the 165 person orchestra, were performing with their more experienced peers at London’s Barbican Hall  -…

03 Jan 2014

Fashion Designers Create Cocktails 0  

On the other side of this weekend, the prestigious British Fashion Council event, London Collections: Men will commence. Today the mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has shown his support for both the event and the British Men’s Fashion industry, launching the London Home of Menswear competition to find the most stylish postcode in the capital. ‘As…

19 Dec 2013

Theatre Review: Coriolanus at the Donmar 0  

If you haven’t yet seen a play performed at the Donmar Warehouse, it’s time you did. If you have been before, you will know already why this intimate performance space offers such an immersive and somewhat confronting environment for enjoying fine performance. The Donmar is currently playing host to Corilanus. A lesser known play of…