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City of London Police Museum – Law & social history

City of London Police Museum – Law & social history

The City of London Police Museum really is an unknown, hidden gem tucked away within the buildings of the Guildhall, where the City of London Corporation is based. Telling the story from when the force was founded in 1839, 10 years after the Metropolitan Police, it is not all about law and order here, with […]

Top Ten Things to See at the London Transport Museum

Top Ten Things to See at the London Transport Museum

Getting around London has been a big deal for centuries.  Going back to the beginning of the 1800s when horse-drawn buses transported everyday citizens and handsome cabs were available for those with more means, transporting Londoners from one point to another...

Signature Brew – Beers amongst the giant barrels

Signature Brew – Beers amongst the giant barrels

Continuing the theme of London breweries opening up on industrial estates, Signature Brew impressed me most on my first visit by its size. Another taproom where you can drink amongst the barrels but this time it is hall-like and to give an idea of the...

Hilarious UK Place Names That Are Actually Worth A Visit

Hilarious UK Place Names That Are Actually Worth A Visit

The UK is filled with fabulous and bizarrely named places and it was pretty difficult keeping this piece short. You might think the towns of Nasty, Booby Dingle and Twatt are only good for a laugh, but the places on this list will not only make you chuckle,...

London Bridge venue Omeara is doing a raffle to raise funds

London Bridge venue Omeara is doing a raffle to raise funds

Since it opened in 2016, Southwark venue Omeara has hosted an eclectic range of artists, from floppy-hatted Scientologist Beck to grime don Skepta, via Laura Marling and Sam Fender. The brainchild of Ben Lovett out of Mumford & Sons, Omeara bucked...

Cask Pub & Kitchen – Award-winning pub

Cask Pub & Kitchen – Award-winning pub

The experts love Cask Pub & Kitchen – southwest London pub of the year, pub of the year, one of the top places to have a beer in the world, the list is endless – and rightly so, for it has 25 taps of cask and keg beers along with four fridges of over 300...

Buckle up! A swanky new drive-in cinema is coming to London

Buckle up! A swanky new drive-in cinema is coming to London

Normally, this would be the time of year when you’d be weighing up which of London’s many star-canopied outdoor screenings to lob your blanket and Prosecco supply at over the summer months. Well, don’t give up those dreams of cinema under the stars just yet,...

10 Very Best Things To Do In Norwich

10 Very Best Things To Do In Norwich

Perched in East Anglia, Norwich is one of the totally gorgeous and historic cities in England to visit. The city is well over 1,000 years old and there’s a heap of the best things to do in Norwich that are nestled all across the city limits. This is exactly why...

Welcome to Rijeka, the European Capital of Culture!

Welcome to Rijeka, the European Capital of Culture!

Welcome to Rijeka, the European Capital of Culture, one of the most interesting European cities this year. This is a message from Rijeka! Opening of the European Capital of Culture Exactly two months ago the city of Rijeka became the first Croatian city to bear...

London Fiver: Five of London’s Strangest Annual Events

London Fiver: Five of London’s Strangest Annual Events

London certainly sees its share of annual parades, festivals, and events from its Carnival to the Lord Mayor’s Show.  Many of them highlight the history and cultural heritage of the city, though some are a little on the weird side.  Certain events in London...

3 London Bars Share Their Must Try Cocktails to Make at Home

3 London Bars Share Their Must Try Cocktails to Make at Home

World Cocktail Day has reared its bleary-eyed head again, and this year we’re going to have to improvise. With all our favourite bars, pubs and restaurants temporarily closed, we teamed up with three of London’s most exciting cocktail bars to get you...

23 Best Places In Scotland To Visit

23 Best Places In Scotland To Visit

Scotland is a stunner of a country to explore! It’s one of those places that you can visit and have totally different experiences, no matter what type of travel you love. This, on top of the fact that there’s a heap of the best places in Scotland that are...

Brockley Market – A perfectly curated weekly market

Brockley Market – A perfectly curated weekly market

Brockley Market is a Southeast London institution, bringing to life a usually uninviting gravel car park each and every Saturday. Standing out as a true gem amongst the myriad of markets in the capital, what sets Brockley Market apart is the expertly curated...

Lost Jungle London: Europe’s largest adventure golf

Lost Jungle London: Europe’s largest adventure golf

I have fond memories of playing crazy golf on weird and wonderful courses during my own childhood holidays, so with Lost Jungle London – Europe’s largest adventure golf course – practically on our doorstep, it was only a matter of... The post Lost Jungle...

The 5 Most Popular Tourist Attractions in London

The 5 Most Popular Tourist Attractions in London

London is filled with quirky and unusual things to see and do but if it’s your first visit to London then there are a few things you need to tick of your list. These are London’s main tourist attractions for a reason and it’s because they are the biggest, the...

Crystal Palace Park – Open-air fun with dinosaurs!

Crystal Palace Park – Open-air fun with dinosaurs!

When the sun in shining, I like taking the family to Crystal Palace Park – a vast open space that is not nearly as well known as the other Royal parks in London but is just as worthy of a visit. My son loves to look at the huge sculptures of dinosaurs and other...

12 Best Places In The Scottish Islands To Visit

12 Best Places In The Scottish Islands To Visit

The Hebrides are a totally stunning part of Scotland to visit; not least because of their unspoilt beauty. Now, there are loads of tiny little islands in Scotland to visit and each has its own charm (and long history) to discover. After all, that’s what makes...

30 things to do in Devon with kids

30 things to do in Devon with kids

Quite a few of my childhood memories come courtesy of Devon and it’s already one of the UK counties that my daughter has visited most – not surprising given just how much there is still for us to explore in... The post 30 things to do in Devon with kids...

10 Thing’s You Didn’t Know About London

10 Thing’s You Didn’t Know About London

London ranks high on everyone’s travel list, whether you’re from the UK or not. Incredible diversity, a long and fascinating history, great nightlife, an innovative food scene, and more famous monuments than you can count, London is the perfect weekend away....

Whitstable with kids: Family day out in Kent

Whitstable with kids: Family day out in Kent

Every now and then, the craving for the sea comes over me. Actually, the craving for tropical beaches is quite a regular one but there’s something about being by the coast which satisfies me whether a bracing day in the UK or... The post Whitstable with kids:...