27 Nov 2014

‘Tis the season to start shopping 0  

There’s no better place than the capital city for a weekend break away. Famous for its shopping, award-winning shows in the West End, beautiful parks, iconic landmarks and museums, it’s no wonder so many people choose to visit London. And there’s no better time than the lead up to Christmas when the lights are up,…

08 Oct 2014

Wedding Dresses 1775 – 2014 exhibition at Victoria and Albert Museum 0  

Autumn is here! We’ve reached October and peak wedding season is behind us. However, engagement season isn’t far off and the Wedding Dresses 1775 – 2014 exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum is as popular as ever.  On until March 2015, visitors can draw inspiration and get up close to beautiful creations of famous…

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  -…