London bike hire scheme notches up one million journeys Mayor Johnson's costly (and criticized) plan to get Londoners and tourists on blue rental bikes has proved a smashing success in only 10 weeks. Art must-sees: October Gaugin's just arrived at the Tate Modern, but if you want a cultural day trip from the city, visit sculpture, painting and photography openings […]
One of the best possible tours of London is available for the price of a modest tip.
When it comes to European vacation spots, London really has something for everyone. It’s an incredibly popular destination for first-time travelers from the U.S. who want an easy place to get their feet wet in the foreign travel department: it’s the same language (more or less), the food isn’t really what you’d call exotic, and there are world-famous sights in […]
The Frugal Traveler: How to See London for Less From flat-out freebies to food, planning and parks, tips for how to save a few pounds in London Town. London Cocktail Week 11-17 October, it's time to get your (bespoke) drink on with seminars, classes and bar tours all over the city. Angry Eastenders accuse Lord Coe of betrayal over 2012 […]
Here’s a first-timers guide to finding and visiting pubs in London.