Top Christmas Events in London

Christmas in London is truly magical with plenty of events to get you into the festive spirit! Strap on some skates and hit the open-air ice rinks dotted around central London – many in the shadow of London’s historic buildings. Whether you’re...

5 Alternative Christmas Markets

We love Christmas Markets – they’re perfect for a festive getaway, and make Christmas shopping much more fun!

Originating in Germany in the Middle Ages, the first winter markets were held in front of a local church, in the...

East vs West London: The Epic Battle

By Nick Huxsted As a Londoner I often take this marvellous city for granted. Long gone are the days I used to visit as a tourist (ok bewildered child) and marvel at the sheer scale, size and complexity of the...

Columbia Road Market

HostelBloggers recently recommended the East End Thrift Store down in Stepney Green, but it’s really just one in a series of exciting retail possibilities. When it comes to cheap shopping in London, East is very much...