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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Money-saving tips for London’s public transport

It’s a well-known fact that London is not the thriftiest of holiday destinations. If you weren’t aware – we apologise for crushing your dreams of sightseeing on £2 a day! But budget-conscious visitors shouldn’t despair. It’s still perfectly possible to have your dream vacation in London and have money left … Continue reading

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10 tips to save money when you visit London

Welcome to London, one of the most amazing places on Earth – and one of the most expensive. Yes, as a major tourist destination, London’s prices can be a little unreasonable. As a visitor, you may find yourself treading a thin line between making the most of your holiday and … Continue reading

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Five best free things to do in London

The saying “the best things in life are free” is surprisingly still true even in London – well known to be one of the most expensive cities you can visit. While you can save money by booking your Shaftesbury suites online and using an Oyster card to get around, the … Continue reading

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What’s Happening This September in London

The big event happening in London during September is The Rugby World Cup games. London will host several games at three different venues, The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, The Twickenham Stadium, and Wembley Stadium. The Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will host its very first rugby match, while also … 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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Stay Healthy and Energized Next Time You Travel

Traveling can definitely take its toll on your mind and body. However, here are a few tips and tricks to keep yourself feeling refreshed and energized during your trip. Let’s Start with Traveling on an Airplane. Possibly one of the most stressful parts of traveling, sometimes flying to your destination … 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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