Posts Tagged: getting around London

Best London Bus Tours

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London Bus Main Image

This post compares and reviews the various London bus tours, including hop-on-hop-off, night bus tours, day trips as well as do it yourself options.  Hop-On-Hop Off Night Bus Tours Unique Experiences Do It Yourself Day Trips from London Discounts     HOP-ON-HOP-OFF LONDON BUS TOURS The most popular kind of bus tour here in London […]

Jimi Hendrix’s London

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Although an American, Jimi Hendrix’s career was made here in London. He came to London, aged 24, in 1966 and took the city by storm. His first concerts in the UK sky-rocketed him to fame and when he returned home, he was already a qualified music idol. Hendrix would return to London and live here […]

David Bowie Sites in London

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David Bowie locations in London

In 2016 the world lost one of music’s biggest icons: David Bowie. However, even before his death, super-fans from all of the world would travel to London to seek out locations that were connected to the superstar. Then, in the aftermath of his death, fans began converging all over London to pay their respects at […]

The Best London Bike Tours

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This is a comparison of the various bike tour companies available in London. Known for its tiny winding streets and expansive parks, London is the ideal city to explore by bike. However, with so many different companies to choose from, it can be difficult to know which is the best. We’ve broken all of the […]

London Black Cab Tours

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London Black Cab

Famous the world over, London black cabs are iconic symbols of our city, right alongside red telephone boxes and Big Ben. It is estimated that today there are over 22,000 black cabs operating in London and, despite the name, they don’t necessarily need to be painted black and you will see cabs of different colours […]

London Oyster Card or Travel Card

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Oyster Card or Travel Card

When it comes to travelling around London, public transport is the easiest, cheapest, and most authentic way to go. To get the best value for your money when moving through the capital, it’s always worth checking out your options. No matter the length of time you will be in London, whereabouts you want to go, […]

Camden Market

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This post is a visitor’s guide to Camden Market, one of the most famous markets in the world. Filled with shops, stalls, cafes, stables, nooks, and crannies, Camden Market is a shoppers’ paradise and a great way to spend an eccentric afternoon.  Getting There Opening Hours History of Camden Market Camden Market Tours Nearby Attractions […]

The Millennium Bridge (a.k.a. the Wobbly Bridge) – Destroyed By Deatheaters?

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Millenium Bridge London St. Pauls

Known colloquially as the “wobbly bridge” the Millennium Bridge began its’ life in 1996 as the winning design of a competition held by Southwark council and the Royal Institute of British Architects which failed to be structurally sound and had pedestrians falling over as they tried to cross it! But today the bridge is more […]

How to avoid Jet Lag

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Airport departures arrivals

What is jet lag? Many of our tour guests who travel from afar or from overseas have trouble to adjust to the new time difference in their destination city. Here are some tips on how to avoid jet lag. When you travel to another time zone, your internal clock is off – that’s what you call jet […]

Tube Etiquette | Riding the London Underground

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London tube station

What is normal in one country can often be considered rude – or downright offensive – in another. Slang words, humour, hand gestures, and social interaction vary the world over. And so does behaviour on public transportation! To avoid a faux pas and keep from being marked out as a typical tourist, here are a […]