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Cool London with the Hottest New Attractions

Many are familiar with the major attractions that London has to offer –Royal palaces, cathedrals, Houses of Parliament and tourist traps like Madame Tussauds, but for those who fancy something different or maybe a tad alternative, what are the coolest things to see and do in the capital right now? … Continue reading

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Going Underground – The Only Way to See Movies This Autumn

A bona fide hit with critics and motion picture-loving punters alike, Rooftop Cinema Club has become a hugely popular past-time pick in London’s summer months, so much so the ‘club’ has decided a chilly nip in the autumn air’s no reason to curtail its cinematic delights. So, instead of presenting … Continue reading

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A fantastic four-day plan for visiting London

For many people keen to explore the world, London is near the top of their must-see list. Why? Few other major metropolises can offer the historyand cultural vibrancy that the UK capital features. However, so diverse a destination teeming with choice for the traveller is London that a visit can … Continue reading

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London’s Best Free Things to Do

Known for its pricey attractions, London sometimes scares off visitors who want a more budget-friendly holiday. But you’d be surprised: for such an expensive city, London is actually very generous with its free attractions. So many locals understand the pressure of staying on a budget in this city, so they’ve … Continue reading

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Great London gigs to check out this October

There are few more exciting experiences that London, one of Western Europe’s most eclectic and dynamic cities, is renowned for than experiencing live music. Down through the decades, the UK capital has given the world an extraordinarily diverse roll-call of pop and rock talent – from The Rolling Stones to … Continue reading

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The Rugby World Cup 2015 is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park!

Built for the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Paralympics, the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is situated north of London City, near Stratford. The park was originally named the Olympic Park, but was then renamed as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II. … Continue reading

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Speak Your Mind at Speaker’s Corner

Located in the northeast corner of Hyde Park is the “Speaker’s Corner.” It is an area where open-air public speaking, debates, and discussion are allowed. The location in Hyde Park is the original Speaker’s Corner and is the most famous location for free speech in the world. The corner symbolizes … Continue reading

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The London Eye: the heart of London

Located on the South Bank of the River Thames in London, the London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel. Also known as the Millennium Wheel, the official name was originally given by British Airways, however it is now been branded as the Coca-Cola London Eye. It was opened by Tony … Continue reading

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The Fourth Plinth

Trafalgar Square is visually a historical setting with the iconic Nelson’s Column in the center. However, amongst all this Victorian architecture lies a contemporary art piece on top of the Fourth Plinth. Located in the west corner of the Square, this Fourth Plinth has been a pedestal for some of … Continue reading

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The London Underwriting Centre and Mincing Lane

One of London’s most familiar city landmarks, The London Underwriting Centre is located at Minster Court and is the centre for the world’s leading insurance and reinsurance companies. Opening in 1993, the building was commissioned as an international market building and accommodates multiple companies, as well as the International Underwriting … Continue reading

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