Guides to London

Guide to brunch in Covent Garden

Brunch in Covent Garden

Taking a break between bouts of shopping? Looking to catch up with your mates? Come to see what all the fuss is about? Hanging around until your matinée starts, or just feeling peckish? Whatever the reason, brunch in Covent Garden is sure to hit the spot. Finding the right place in an area wi...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to quirky restaurants in London

Quirky restaurants

Every restaurant has its own unique character but it’s fair to say that some have more character than others. If you’re looking for a dining experience unlike any other, you can take your pick from a variety of quirky and unusual restaurants in London. Whether you want dinner in a distin...
1 Dec 2023
Guide to the best dog-friendly restaurants in London

Dog-friendly restaurants

London’s urban jungle doesn’t make for the most dog-friendly of cities, but there are still plenty of pooches out and about with their owners at any given time. As a consequence, you can find dog-friendly pubs and restaurants all around the capital, with some even catering to their four-...
1 Nov 2023
Guide to a weekend in London for first-timers

London weekend for first-timers

London is undoubtedly one of the top urban destinations in the world, with the 9-million-strong metropolis offering countless things to see, do, buy, eat and drink. The city’s size and abundance of opportunities can work against it, however, and first-time visitors can easily feel overwhelmed...
15 Nov 2023
Where to find London's best secret bars

Secret bars

Sometimes, a door is just a door. And sometimes, it's the portal to a boozy haven where those in the know come to indulge in whispered secrets and mysterious potions. Those who take a look around the capital and think there can’t possibly be any more bars are in for a surprise, as the city hid...
9 Oct 2023
Guide to the best pubs in Soho

Pubs in Soho

Soho has long been a hotspot for fab nightlife in London. From glam bars, clubs, and theatres to cosy local pubs, there are plenty of places for a night out. You can check out one of the many pubs in Soho if you’re looking for a relaxed spot for a drink in the afternoon or a great place to go...
31 Oct 2023
Guide to the best cafés in Brixton

Cafés in Brixton

There’s always something going on in Brixton. The area is maybe best known for its bustling markets and lively nightlife but if you’re after something a bit calmer, why not head to a café in the local area? Brixton has a variety of cafés and coffee shops that are the ideal...
5 Sep 2023
The best kosher restaurants in London

Kosher restaurants

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to the best kosher restaurants in London! Whether you're a seasoned local or a first-time visitor to the city, this guide will take you on a culinary journey to some of the most tantalizing kosher dining experiences in the capital. From trendy cafes serving up cont...
5 Sep 2023
Guide to the best cafés in Shoreditch

Cafés in Shoreditch

With all the creative types running around Shoreditch, coffee is undoubtedly the lifeblood of this trendy neighbourhood, and cafés are a vital sanctuary for refuelling, exchanging ideas, getting some work done, or taking a load off. Speciality coffee culture has firmly established itself as p...
21 Nov 2023
The best catering companies in London


When it comes to event catering, it can be challenging to find a company that can meet your needs and deliver high-quality, delicious food that your guests will enjoy. That's why we've put together a guide to the best catering companies in London, highlighting those that have established themselves...
22 Nov 2023
The best hot dogs in London

Hot dogs

Whether you like yours Korean, German, American, Nordic, or loaded with gourmet toppings, there's no doubt that hot dogs are pretty popular in London. Around the city there are plenty of restaurants and street food spots that serve up these tasty sausages, all with their own unique character. When y...
24 Nov 2023
Guide to the best toy shops in London

Toy shops

Whether your kids have been saving up their pocket money or you need a great last-minute birthday gift for a child, London’s toy shops have fantastic toys and games for little ones of all ages. From educational toys to soft and fluffy ones and everything in between, there’s lots for kids...
19 Sep 2023
Guide to the best bars in London Bridge

Bars in London Bridge

London Bridge is brimming with cool and quirky bars tucked down unassuming streets; you just have to know where to go. After eating your way around every stall at Borough Market (no judgement here), head to one of these local bars where you can enjoy everything from fine wines and cocktails to craft...
8 Nov 2023
Guide to the best bars in Greenwich

Bars in Greenwich

When you picture a night out in Greenwich, you’re probably most likely to think about the area’s many traditional riverside pubs. If you’re heading out in the area and fancy a change from the pub scene, don’t fret. There are plenty of diverse bars in Greenwich that range from...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to the best brunch spots in Soho

Brunch in Soho

Brunch is always a popular way to relax and welcome in the weekend in style. Whether you’re full of beans or nursing a sore head, it’s a great opportunity to kick back, enjoy some tasty treats, and probably have a drink or two. When you’re in central London, brunch in Soho is full...
22 Nov 2023
The best yoga studios in London


Looking for a hobby that’s good for both body and mind? Yoga might be just what you need. Whether you can slide into a headstand with ease or you’re still getting to grips with downward facing dog, it’s a healthy activity that everyone can enjoy. If you want to join a yoga studio i...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to budget-friendly activities in London

Budget-friendly activities

If you're looking for things to do in London on a budget, you've come to the right place. The capital has a bit of a reputation for being expensive, and that's not wrong. But there are plenty of free and budget-friendly activities and experiences you can enjoy all over the city without worrying abou...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to things to do with teenagers in London

Things to do with teenagers

Teens can be notoriously challenging to impress, but with a city as varied and vibrant as London, there's plenty to offer the discerning teenager looking to fill their time with something they're passionate about. Whether or not your teen knows what sparks their interest, this guide covers all bases...
20 Nov 2023
Guide to free things to do in London

Free London activities

We’ll admit that the capital isn’t the cheapest place to hang out but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time. Whilst you might feel like you spend at least £10 every time you step outside, there are some great things to do in London for free. If you’re watch...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to vegan afternoon tea in London

Vegan afternoon tea

Afternoon tea is an English tradition so it only makes sense that everyone should be able to enjoy it. If you’re a vegan foodie, there are venues across London offering plant-based afternoon teas that are every bit as tempting as the traditional version. Get ready to indulge in tasty savouries...
20 Nov 2023
Work and study-friendly cafés in London

Work-friendly cafés

Sometimes working remotely can be a bit of a drag and you need to get out of the house. If you're a freelancer or remote worker and you're having one of those days, heading to one of London's work-friendly cafés can be an ideal way to switch up your work environment, feel less isolated, and enjoy ta...
17 Oct 2023
Guide to the best conveyor belt sushi in London

Sushi train

Conveyor belt sushi is a fun dining experience, offering a different approach to standard table service. Seated behind a conveyor belt around an open kitchen, you can select the freshly-prepared morsels as the sushi train comes by, with the different coloured plates corresponding to different prices...
28 Nov 2023
Guide to shopping in Camden

Stores in Camden

Camden is known as a great place to go shopping in London. The area is particularly well-known for its markets but you'll also discover a wide variety of independent Camden shops. If you're looking for records, distinctive fashion, or fun gifts, there's sure to be a store around here that's right up...
15 Nov 2023
The best food tours in London

Food tours

London is a thriving culinary hub that brings together flavours and culinary traditions from around the world. Foodies on a tight schedule, visitors trying to get their footing, or locals looking for a fun day out can join one of London's food tours for an entertaining and informative gastronomic ex...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Ealing

Restaurants in Ealing

Ealing is a bustling area of West London with a lively local community and great links to the rest of the city. Whether you live locally or you're just visiting, there are no shortage of fantastic places if you fancy a meal out. In Ealing you'll find restaurants serving a broad array of global cuisi...
22 Oct 2023
The best pizza in Shoreditch

Pizza in Shoreditch

Thanks to its lively urban vibe and creative energy, trendy Shoreditch is a foodie's paradise, with a diverse culinary scene that has something for everyone. This includes fans of pizza, who can choose from among classic Neapolitan-style or thin and crispy Roman-style pizzas, toppings that include m...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to shopping in Chelsea

Stores in Chelsea

Chelsea is one of the most prestigious neighbourhoods in London, and the shopping here reflects the affluent clientele. Known for its elegant streets and fashionable allure, Chelsea is home to upscale boutiques, world-class designers, luxury brands, and independent shops that cater to well-off patro...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to the best theme parks in and around London

Amusement parks

Whether you're an adrenaline junkie looking for heart-stopping rides, a family in search of kid-friendly ways to spend a weekend, or simply someone who wants to spend an afternoon trying your luck at funfair games with candy floss all over your face, there are worlds of fun waiting to be discovered...
10 Oct 2023
Guide to the best patisseries in London


You don't have to hop across the Channel to treat yourself at some of the finest patisseries that the world has to offer. Whether you're on the hunt for the best pastries London has to tantalise your tastebuds, the timeless elegance of a French patisserie, or the delicate intricacies of a Japanese p...
15 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants near Liverpool Street

Restaurants near Liverpool Street

There are plenty of awesome restaurants located around Liverpool Street, from grab-and-go sandwich spots to Michelin-starred sit-down eateries. However, there are also heaps of restaurants you should definitely avoid, and that's where this guide to eating in and around Liverpool Street comes in hand...
9 Oct 2023
Guide to where to go on a first date in London

Where to go on a first date

Planning a first date can be nerve-wracking – you want to make a great impression but without coming on too strong. Whether you met them on a dating app or you’ve been checking them out on Instagram and finally slid into their DMs, you can show them a good time thanks to the variety of a...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to budget-friendly restaurants in central London

Budget-friendly restaurants in central London

If you feel like it costs you money every time you step outside in London, don't worry – you're certainly not alone. The city can be expensive, including when it comes to eating out. If you're wondering how you'll ever afford a delicious meal in central London, you can rest assured that there are pl...
23 Nov 2023
Guide to the Jubilee line

Jubilee line guide

The Jubilee line is the deepest of all London Underground lines and yet miraculously it’s the only one that 4G works on. That’s not the only reason to hop on one of these trains – taking you from Stanmore to Stratford, the line stops at lots of interesting locations along the way.
1 Dec 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Shoreditch

Restaurants in Shoreditch

The hipster HQ of Shoreditch is firmly on the map as one of London’s culinary hot spots. Over the years, this buzzy area has seen a boom in the restaurant and street food scene like nowhere else in the city; it’s exciting, eclectic and constantly evolving. From street eats and fine dinin...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to London's best Italian restaurants

Italian restaurants

Who doesn’t love Italian food? Whether you’re a fan of comforting pizza and pasta, fresh and flavoursome antipasti, or some of the lesser-known Italian dishes, London is full of classic and inventive Italian restaurants that give you an authentic taste of the flavours of the country. If...
28 Nov 2023
Guide to afternoon tea in West London

Afternoon tea in West London

From elegant venues in Kensington to stylish tea rooms in Notting Hill, West London offers a diverse variety of settings to enjoy the classic British tradition of afternoon tea. Feast on tiered trays laden with delicate finger sandwiches, freshly-baked scones, and an assortment of sweet treats, or o...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to afternoon tea with a view in London

Guide to afternoon tea with a view in London

Afternoon tea has been a British tradition since Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, decided she needed a snack before her evening meal. We hear you, Anna. Since it's a quintessentially British tradition, why not enjoy it with epic views of the capital? From rooftop restaurants with panoramic...
24 Nov 2023
Guide to vegetarian afternoon tea in London

Vegetarian afternoon tea

Afternoon tea is a time-honoured treat that you can enjoy all over the city. Dietary requirements are no obstacle either, with many London venues offering a choice of tea menus to suit different needs. Vegetarian diners certainly aren't left out, with a great range of veggie-friendly afternoon tea m...
24 Nov 2023
Guide to the best Indian restaurants in Covent Garden

Indian restaurants in Covent Garden

Just like the rest of the UK, we love a good curry in London. Indian food offers lots of variety along with exciting flavours, and you can find authentic Indian restaurants throughout the capital, including in Covent Garden. If you’ve had a busy day of shopping or you’re about to see a s...
27 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Chinatown

Restaurants in Chinatown

Wander between Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus and you might spot an unexpected sight – red lanterns blowing in the wind, street signs in English and Chinese, a colourful and imposing Qing dynasty-style gate, and an abundance of Asian restaurants and stores. If you can see all that, you...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to the best street food in London

Street food

It's no secret that London is home to some of the best food in the world, and that definitely includes the street food vendors serving up tasty dishes all around the city. But with such a huge street food scene, there are countless stalls trying to make a break in the city, so knowing which ones are...
22 Nov 2023
Where to play board games in London

Board games

If you're looking for a fun activity to do at the pub but you're hopeless at quizzes, terrible at pool, and would clear the room with your karaoke skills, settling in somewhere for a few drinks over a board game is a great alternative. London has lots of places where you can play board games, includ...
8 Nov 2023
The best bike shops in London

Bike shops

Cycling is a fast and convenient way to get around the city and, whilst London certainly isn't the most bike-friendly place out there, it's still home to a vast number of keen cyclists. If you're looking for a new bike or you need parts or repairs for your trusted transport, there are plenty of bike...
16 Nov 2023
Guide to family-friendly hotels in London

Hotels for families

Whether you're flying long-haul to London or it's a staycation, getting the whole family away for a break can be a bumpy ride. Finding ways to keep the kids comfortable and entertained is a top priority for most parents, especially when it comes to your hotel. Whatever your budget and preferences fo...
28 Nov 2023
Guide to department stores in London

Department stores

Shopping can be a fun way to spend a day and when you visit a department store you can get everything you need under one roof. Even though online shopping is growing in popularity, there are still a number of fantastic department stores in London that are ideal for some retail therapy or just a litt...
20 Sep 2023
Guide to the best beer bars in London

Beer bars

What with the proud British ale tradition and the abundance of corner pubs and local boozers in London, there's certainly no shortage of places where you can get a cold beer after work in the capital. But those looking for a change from their usual pint, perhaps a bold new flavour or just a differen...
24 Nov 2023
Where to go ice skating in London

Ice skating

Ice skating is one of the best wintertime activities, regardless of whether you’re out with your kids, your significant other or your mates. During winter and the festive period in particular, many new ice rinks pop-up at scenic spots around London, but year-round indoor ice skating is availab...
10 Nov 2023
The guide to London's best markets


From farmer's markets and flower markets to street food and antiques, London's market scene is popping off all over the city. While away the weekend, rummaging through antique goodies at Alfie's Antiques or dine with an old restored church as your backdrop at Mercato Metropolitano in Mayfair. Swing...
5 Oct 2023
Guide to the best historic sights in London

Historic sights

With a past spanning more than two millennia, London has a wealth of interesting historic sites where visitors can find out more about the evolution of this major global city. From original Roman remains and medieval fortresses to royal palaces, Victorian cemeteries and memorials to battlefield vict...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Whitechapel

Restaurants in Whitechapel

Whitechapel is an exciting and well-known part of London that’s full of history. Probably best known as the stalking ground of Jack the Ripper, today it’s a creative hub with a thriving multicultural population. Plus, there are lots of great restaurants in Whitechapel to explore. It’...
18 Sep 2023