Posts By: Margaret

Cheap Afternoon Teas in London

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Affordable London Afternoon Tea

This post is about the great British tradition of Afternoon Tea and where to find affordable options. We explain what it is and what you can expect to eat and drink. You can even take Afternoon Tea on a sightseeing bus or boat.

Top 10 Things to Do on Brick Lane

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Things to Do on Brick Lane

This post covers the top 10 things to do in Brick Lane, a vibrant street in the East End in London. We include information on how to get here, what to do and where to eat.

Who Was Annie Chapman?

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Who Was She? Born Eliza Ann Smith in 1840, Annie came from a relatively respectable family. Her father was George Smith, of the 2nd regiment Life Guard, who later became a domestic servant. At age 27, Annie married John Chapman, a coachman, and together they had three children, although her eldest son had been born […]

The Albert Memorial

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London Prince Albert Memorial

This post is about visiting the Albert Memorial in Kensington Gardens, including directions, hours, and detail about what you will see there.

Camden Market London

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This post is a visitor’s guide to Camden Market, one of the most famous markets in the world. Camden Market is home to more than 1,000 shops, food stalls, cafes, pubs, and restaurants. Shopping, eating, and seeing the sites is a great way to spend an afternoon. If you are interested in more markets, read […]

Things to Do in Camden Town

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Once known as the Rock and Roll capital of the world, Camden Town is now a popular tourist destination offering many great things to do. From shopping at Camden Market to catching a live music gig, there’s always something to do, see, and eat in this neighborhood! This is our guide to the best places […]

The 8 Best Street Food Markets in London

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There are few cities around the world that rival London’s impressive food scene. Known for the wide variety of cuisines available at a moment’s notice, London is any foodies’ dream come true. However, though there are several pubs and restaurants worth visiting during your holiday, it’s important not to forget all the street food markets […]

London Bridge vs. Tower Bridge

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A mistake made the world over, confusing London Bridge and Tower Bridge is easily done. One of these bridges has a name famous across the globe, the other is a stunning symbol of London – but which one is which?! The best way to find out is to come along on one of our City […]