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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 […]

A great day out in London [Sponsored Post]



It’s been said for years that British cuisine doesn’t exactly compete with other cuisines you can find in Europe because…it’s terrible. But all jokes aside, London is an incredible city with plenty of good food choices. From eating in a pub to choosing a trendy restaurant, London doesn’t lack places to put hunger at bay. London is a multi-cultural city […]

What to Eat in London: Famous British Food


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 Itinerary: The Perfect 5 Days


The short “blink and you’ll miss it” British summer is getting closer and closer. Soon the grey clouds and cold winds will depart, making way for blue skies, hot sunshine and warm breezes. So try out some of the things on our list for a perfect summer visit to London. Visit London Zoo Whether you’re with your partner, some friends, […]

Things to Do on a Summer Visit to London



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 […]

3 Days in London: Itinerary Ideas


With such a great collection of accommodation in London, many tourists choose to extend their stay in the capital so they can explore the surrounding area by taking day trips from their London hotel. To enjoy the journey and miss the traffic, you can catch a train out to visit one of England’s most famous cathedral or university cities; enjoy […]

Top Day Trips from London by Train


When there is talk about some of the world’s great cities, London usually pops up somewhere near the top of the list. A massive city with tons of history and plenty of sites to see and things to do, London would be a great addition to any travel itinerary. While we all know the famous sites London has to offer, […]

Why You Should Add London to Your RTW Trip



Anyone you know dreaming of London this holiday season? Or at the very least, a holiday that celebrates the greatest city in merry old England? Well, here are my suggestions for great London gift ideas for the Anglophile in your life… …even if that Anglophile is you. London: The Novel A great big book full of answers to questions about London’s most […]

Holiday Gifts for the London Fan