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London, cultural icon and one of the busiest cities on Earth. Immersed in history, rich in architecture, and positively packed with things to do and see.

The capital city attracts almost 20 million visitors a year, and for just reason. From top bars and restaurants, to some of the nation’s most popular tourist attractions, London remains one of the most attractive cities in the world.

Here are our favourite things to do in the capital:

A Brief History of Chelsea

High fashion, affluent twenty-somethings, and Frank Lampard. Chelsea conjures up a fair few cultural associations. This swanky corner of South-West London may be stacked with mega-money townhouses, quaint boutiques and folk with triple-barrelled surnames nowadays, but...

10 Best Places for Rum in London

The UK's happening capital is awash with great places to grab a cocktail. For an exotic taste of the Caribbean on the streets of London, check out these raucous rum bars in the Big Smoke. Trailer Happiness Kitted out with a decor that resembles a blend of tiki bar and...

A Brief History of Camden

The hustle and bustle of Camden Town is an unmistakable icon of London life. Elegant townhouses rub shoulders with brash market tradesmen, a heady mix of Bohemia and Britishness; tradition and modernity. Any history of Camden must, by virtue of its central cultural...

A Brief History of London’s West End

The West End, synonymous with the glitz and glamour of the stage and free and frivolous bohemia. Long a centre of fashion and culture, the West End of London is the city's entertainment centre. From the blinding lights of Piccadilly Circus to the suit shops of Savile...

Best Cheap Eats in London

Cutting your cash needn't mean cutting out good food. With these great London eateries, you can enjoy a delicious meal for less than a tenner. Lucky Chip Having spread across London from humble pop-up beginnings, Lucky Chip has become synonymous with mountainous...

10 Best Unusual Museums in London

London boasts some of the best museums in the world. The likes of the British Museum and NHM attract millions of visitors a year. Away from the busy crowds, boisterous school trips and iPad wielding tourists, the capital city is home to plenty of interesting...

Top Museums In London

London's museums are amongst the most famous on the planet. Attracting millions of visitors a year from across the globe, they are the perfect celebration of history and heritage. In the capital, there is a museum for almost anything and what's more, they're all free!...

A Brief History Of Soho

Soho. World-famous as a district of dark style and seedy revelry. One of the capital's most iconic areas, Soho's reputation as the premier destination of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll precedes it. A place of vibrancy and culture, the history of Soho is synonymous with...

Brilliant Burgers: Where to Eat in Shoreditch

The traditional beefburger; humble, wholesome, the saviour of many a night out.  Shoreditch is positively stacked with local joints and grilling experts offering some of the best tasting patties around. Swing by some of these places for the best burgers in Shoreditch:...

Great Gin Bars in Shoreditch

Shoreditch has some of the trendiest gin bars in town. From Whitechapel style street haunts to experimental menus worthy of a Heston Blumenthal restaurant. Head to these hip cocktail joints to sample some of the weirdest and most wonderful gin spots in town: Worship...

The Best Places for Craft Beer in Mayfair

Classic, beer-filled watering holes are something of a rarity in ultra-stylish Mayfair, but in amidst the upmarket cocktails bars and gin joints, you can still find a few good places for a good old pint. Here are our favourite places for craft beer in Mayfair: ...

Amazing East-Asian Food in Mayfair

Ultra-hip Mayfair has some of the trendiest East Asian restaurants in London.  So, next time you're craving sushi, or keen for a helping of tempura prawns, check out one of these spots for East Asian food in Mayfair: China Tang Priding themselves on authentic...

Brilliant Burgers in London’s West-End

The humble burger, a cornerstone of the British diet. Super easy, and super tasty, there's nothing quite like them. Finding a good one can be a bit of a task, however, so we've rounded up some of the best burgers in London's West End for you to enjoy:   Honest Burgers...

Classic Cocktails in London’s West End

The West-End has long been the beating heart of London's cultural scene. Trendy bars, hip haunts and restaurants serving cuisine you've never heard of - it's all here.  Start your night at some of these fantastic bars for some of the best cocktails in London's West...

Essential Live Music Venues in Soho

You'd be hard-pressed to not find some live music somewhere in Soho on any given night. The ultra-trendy London suburb goes hand-in-hand with venues sporting all types of genres. If you're on the lookout for something live, head to one of these essential haunts: The...

Best Places for Craft Beer in Chelsea

This famously upmarket borough is renowned for having some of the best boozers in the capital. With such a range of quality watering holes, it can be a hard task knowing where's best for craft beer in Chelsea. Handily, we've helped you out with some of our favourites...

Interesting Independent Shops in Chelsea

Russian oligarchs, reality TV, and some of the best shopping in the capital. There's plenty to draw you to the fashionable borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Independent stores abound, so next time you're out on a weekend shopping trip, swing by one of these...

Three Fabulous Fashion Boutiques in Chelsea

Chelsea, synonymous with fashionistas, glitz and glamour. You'll be keen on looking your best in London's trendiest borough, so head over to these fabulous boutiques to get your new streetwear outfit: Salt Resort Wear This cosy Chelsea boutique is your first stop...

Essential Live Music Venues in Camden

If there’s one thing Camden does well, it’s live music. This corner of London’s association with rockers and rollers is the stuff of legend. Some of the most iconic names in the business have strutted their stuff here, from Hendrix to Winehouse. The traditions...

Great Gin Bars in Camden

Camden is awash with trendy bars to grab a tasty cocktail in. If gin is your vice, you'll be wanting to head to one of these gin-friendly joints for a few beverages of choice: Half Hitch Gin Micro-Distillery Once upon a time, Camden Lock was the epicentre of London's...

Cracking Places for Coffee in Central London

Whether you're after a work-break caffeine hit or a quiet Sunday sipper, London is positively packed with coffeehouses and cafes for every occasion. Central London alone is stacked with places to savour a great cup of coffee, and here we've lined up some of our...

Three Fabulous Fashion Boutiques in Camden

Staying fashionable in Camden is a hard task. The ultra-hip London borough has been at the forefront of British youth culture for decades. Handily, there is a glut of trendy independent stores to keep you dressed in your best.  Here are a few of the best of fashion...

London’s Craziest Urban Legends

One of the oldest cities in the world, it's no surprise London has picked up a few urban legends along its journey through history. The mighty city of London is something of a myth in itself. From the hard grind of Dickens' streets to the illuminated spires of Canary...

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