8 of the best traditional and themed afternoon tea in London

Afternoon tea - table set with cakes and teacups

One of the top things to do in London for visitors (and Londoners too when celebrating a special occasion) is to have afternoon tea. With so many different experiences to choose from – from a themed afternoon tea in London (many based on famous books or films) to the more traditional afternoon tea at luxury […]

Best places to stay in London 2020 (+ area guide)

London skyline with the Shard showing best places to stay in london

One of the most common questions I am asked by members of my UK Travel Planning Group when organising their trip is where are the best places to stay in London (rapidly followed with a request for hotel recommendations). I always recommend staying as close as possible to central London and within Zone One of […]

Best travel and guide books about London

books about London - Westminster and Big Ben

Are you planning to visit London soon? As well as many articles which you can find on this website to help you plan your UK trip I have put together this guide to the best books about London. This focuses primarily on non-fiction books all about London. If you are looking for travel inspiration for […]

Eurostar travel tips – traveling from London to Paris by train

A question asked by many travellers is how to travel from London to Paris by train. This article explores the various options available for travelers wishing to visit Paris from London with detailed information and Eurostar travel tips for the those who wish to make the journey by train. Whilst there are various options to […]

Guide to the Best Musicals in London 2019/20

best musicals in London

If you are planning to visit London and want to know the best shows to see in London in 2020 then this guide is for you! In this article you will find out about the current London shows and top musicals to see in London including Wicked, the Kion King, Matilda and more. West End […]

Best kids books about London for all ages

kids books about London

Undoubtably one of the best ways to introduce children to the world is through books. If you are planning to visit London and want to teach your children /grandchildren about the city there are some fantastic books available for all ages.  In this selection of kid’s books about London you will find fiction and non-fiction […]

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