“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.” Dr. Johnson’s famous quote is as true today as it was 200 years ago, and one could spend years trying to decide which of the city’s ever-expanding sights are top of the heap. While there’s probably a different list for every interest imaginable, here are five London attractions […]
This post is brought to you by Sykes Cottages. For more information on sponsored posts read here. London is a wonderful place to visit. From cosmopolitan shopping areas to fascinating history and stunning architecture, there really is something for everyone. You don’t have to stay in London to make the most out of the city though, here’s how: So easy […]
London is an incredible city, filled with sights to explore, museums to visit and things to do. While you can capture the essence of the city during a 3-day stay, 5 days in London gives you a chance to get to know the city better and even plan a day trip out of London. However, London has never been a […]
London is one of the most fascinating cities in the world. It’s a place filled with culture, history, excellent nightlife and a lot of things to do. The following itinerary is based on my 5-days stay in London (back in March 2011). Among the sites visited are: British Museum, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Bucking Palace, Trafalgar Square, St. Paul’s […]
The Dorchester in London is one of the most luxurious places to stay in the world. This Mayfair hotel embodies the best in traditional quality, with spacious rooms, charming suites, an indulgent spa, and fantastic dining and entertainment. The hotel established its fine reputation shortly after its opening in 1931, leading the way in London accommodation. The combination of elegance, […]
One of the quirks of London is that every year there’s a huge parade through the streets of the City and I’m guessing about 99.5% of people couldn’t tell you the name of the person all the attention is for. Sure its the Lord Mayor’s Show and the new Lord Mayor is the centre of it but what’s his or […]
This time of year is boom time for anyone selling fireworks, people celebrating Diwali were firing them off for about two weeks and this weekend is Guy Fawkes Night when the rest of the UK build’s bonfires and lights up the night sky.