Trooping the Colour
Posted on 1st June, 2018

Trooping the Colour: The Queen’s Birthday Parade

Every year the Queen celebrates her official birthday with an impressive display of pageantry known as Trooping the Colour on Horse Guards Parade. The tradition dates back to the 17th Century and sees hundreds of officers, horses and musicians from the Household Division in their ceremonial uniforms to parade for the Sovereign. The Queen herself is always in attendance, along with various other members of the Royal Family. This year, the Trooping the Colour parade takes place on Saturday 9th June and this guide covers everything you need to know about the Queen’s Birthday Celebrations. Where to watch Trooping the...


museums at night
Posted on 3rd May, 2018

Museums at Night Festival

If art, history and heritage are your cup of tea then you are in for a real treat this May, as the Museums at Night festival will once again be coming to London and the rest of the UK. Between Wednesday 16th and Saturday 19th May 2018, museums, galleries and libraries across the country will come to life after dark to showcase their treasures in unique and exciting ways. Museums at Night Festival was the brainchild of Culture24, a not-for-profit cultural publisher, who have been running the popular event since 2009. Suffragette Gaming at LSE On the 16th May, head...


Posted on 16th April, 2018

London Marathon – Best Spots for Spectators

It’s that time of the year again, where it is socially acceptable to witness a parade of runners dressed in bizarre costumes to help fundraise for multiple charities. London’s very own world-famous marathon takes place on Sunday 22nd April 2018. Covering 26.2 miles across London, there will be a number of spots where you can show your support. Here are our top spots we recommend you head to if you want to catch a glimpse of the race. The Start: Greenwich The marathon will begin between Greenwich and Blackheath. Your support, whether general or specific, will probably be more valued...


Posted on 21st March, 2018

Best London gardens to visit this Easter Bank Holiday

Taking a stroll in London’s most beautiful gardens is something we have been missing during the recent winter weather, but with spring just around the corner we are keeping our fingers crossed for a bit of much needed sunshine. Escape the concrete jungle that is London and take the kids to play and explore the stunning gardens London has to offer. Here are our recommended gardens which we believe should not go to miss this Easter Holiday. Kew Gardens Explore the 300 acres which is home to more than 30,000 types of plants and a scientific research center of international...


Posted on 1st February, 2018

Valentine’s Day in London

It’s that romantic time of the year again. Whether you’re wonderfully in love or a happy singleton, London has lots to offer this Valentine’s Day. Here’s your guide to the city’s most romantic dining options, soppy spots, Valentine’s Day gift ideas and much more. Theatre shows No matter who you’re spending Valentine’s Day with this year, there’s a show for everyone.  If it’s a first date, why not cuddle up to your special someone while watching the thrilling ‘The Woman In Black’. Or if you want to catch something more romantic, follow the love story in the famous ‘Les Misérables’....


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