Tips & Guides

Things to do in the Peak District with Kids

The Peak District is pretty much in the middle of England, and just off the M1. Close enough to be convenient but not too close that it doesn’t feel rural. It’s a wonderful place to visit with a family and here are 10 Things to do in the Peak District ... The...

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Chewing Gum Art – Pavement patterns

Muswell Hill is a leafy, well-to-do area of North London situated, unsurprisingly, at the top of a big hill. The centre feels more like a village than anything else, with boutique shops, cafes and restaurants lining the streets.  Whenever I’m in the area, I...

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Lyme Park at Christmas

We spent a day at Lyme Park in Cheshire (the setting for Colin Firth’s Pride & Prejudice) at Christmas so read on to find out what Lyme Park at Christmas is like. I had a quick look at the National Trust website before we set off to see what Christmas things...

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Scotland Q&A – Ask Me Anything

Scotland Travel Questions For this blog post I’m breaking from my norm and encouraging some audience participation. This week I asked my Instagram followers to pitch me any questions they wanted about Scotland, with my local expertise at their disposal. 6 years...

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10 Things to do in Northumberland with Kids

Northumberland is the perfect family destination for a UK holiday; it really does have it all. So we’ve put together 10 Things to do in Northumberland with Kids We have stayed in various locations on numerous occasions and thought we’d visited just about every...

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Look Mum No Hands – Quirky, cozy café

When I was a freelancer, cafe spotting was my life. I would travel to different parts of London just to find a cosy spot to drink my cup of tea with a fresh pastry and bum the wifi to get some graphic design work done. At one point, I was coming to this café...

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Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor to DJ at Time Out 50

There's only one way to celebrate Time Out’s 50th birthday – with an epic party on Saturday September 29 at Kings Cross' Granary Square. And because every epic party needs an endless succession of bangin' tunes, we’re excited to announce that Hot Chip’s Alexis...

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The 10 Best Christmas Lights in London

It’s that time of year again – glittering snowflakes adorn shop windows, red and white candy canes hang from shop doorways and mistletoe is hidden in places that we all try to avoid! But one thing that we have all come to look forward to is the Christmas light...

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Tottenham Green Market – Tasty produce

Tottenham Green is a small green area right outside the Bernie Grant Arts Centre (see other article), just a five minute walk from Seven Sisters underground towards Bruce Grove. Every Sunday, the Green comes alive with a tiny market offering food, drink and...

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One New Change – Rooftop view of St. Pauls

I’ve always been in awe of London and what it has to offer. I often look up at the beautiful buildings rich with history and just can’t get over the fact that I live here. One of my favourite moments though, was stumbling upon this breathtaking view of St....

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