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We all love summer, but every year it brings with it a dilemma. We want to be able to get outside and make the most of the sunshine, however, London is a busy city – it’s equally important to find the time to just veg out and relax. How does one enjoy the summer whilst still getting in that much-needed…

Ahh, London. Mysterious, singular, ageless and forever changing – once you live here, even for a short time, it becomes a part of you for life. One of the great things about being a Londoner is that you’re always learning new and interesting facts about London, from stories about the Tower of London to our black cab drivers’ encyclopedic knowledge…

Let’s face it, alcohol is expensive. Especially in the swankier parts of London. Everyone likes to swig down a cool glass of rose wine on an evening out. However, when one can cost you upwards of ten pounds a glass, one starts to consider whether alcohol in restaurants is an expense we’d much rather live without. Being the savvy financial…

Rising majestically above the historic town of Windsor set alongside the River Thames, Windsor Castle has been home to British monarchs for over 900 years – 40 of them, to be precise. The largest inhabited castle in the world, it is a favoured residential home of the current monarch, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, who often divides her time between…

Camden Town scene during nighttime

Did you ever have an experience that made you feel like Alice tumbling through the looking glass? If not, we’re willing to be that you’ve never visited Camden. Calling this bizarre microcosm of rebellion, consumerism and creativity ‘unique’ is like calling a sunset ‘quite pretty’ – the words just don’t do it justice. Camden is simply one of the coolest…

fancy gin and tonic selection drink alcohol cocktail craft fresh fruit spices mint glass bar

Everyone knows that us Brits love a good tipple every now and again. Well, who doesn’t, right? However, there are times when a relaxing drink or two gets a little bit out of hand. That’s exactly what happened during the infamous London gin craze of the 18th century. This bizarre series of events in the first half of the 18th…