Andrea Wessel

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Underground London: adventures in the secret city beneath our feet

At 2am on a cold winter’s night in London last year I was loitering in the shadows on Furnival Street near Chancery Lane tube station with a veteran urban explorer called Lucy Sparrow. Across the street was a six-storey building with scaffolding haphazardly arranged on its facade, pinioned by a …

The Best James Bond Scenes Set In London

The title of the new James Bond film has been announced — it's called Spectre. To celebrate, we've picked some of our favourite moments of 007 at …

Editor’s Find: The Secrets of St. James’s, London

Sandwiched between Piccadilly and The Mall in London’s West End, St. James’s may be the most-traveled-through but least-known neighborhood in London. …

Have You Ever Explored London's Silver Vaults?

Behind this unassuming door lies the capital's most lustrous catacomb. The London Silver Vaults occupy a sprawling Victorian storage facility beneath …

How The London Boroughs Got Their Names

More than fifty years ago, the London Government Act 1963 received Royal Assent. It paved the way, two years later, for radical changes in London's …

London up close: 10 great facts about The Shard – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:30 pm, January 17, 2015 in Fun London<p>It doesn’t all just happen by magic, y’know. From lakes of fine wine to mountains of animal poop, …

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Camden Town’s legendary pubs: my fond memories

The Good Mixer, Enterprise, Lock Tavern and Barfly<p>In the early 1990s the Good Mixer pub in Camden Town was a quiet, back street pub mostly frequented …

9 Of London’s Cosiest Pubs With Open Fires

<b>Updated October 2017</b><p>It’s winter, embrace it. London’s not short of cosy pubs if you know where to go, so here’s our pick of where to snuggle up and …

Gizmodo - We come from the future.

Not long ago, on-demand package pickup Shyp closed its doors, saying it had failed to achieve critical mass for its explosive growth strategy and a …

Leicester Square's Odeon cinema to be demolished

<b>Plans to knock down one of Leicester Square's oldest cinemas to make way for a hotel have been approved.</b><p>The Edwardian Group will replace the Odeon Cinema West End with a ten-storey block comprising a hotel, spa and a two-screen cinema.<p>Objectors had claimed the scheme would damage the "cherished …

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London Fake Underground Signs

In London trieben sie einst Schabernack mit gefakten U-Bahn Schildern, die allesamt ziemlich großartig sind und gerade wieder die Runde machen. Hier …

9 Of London’s Most Authentic Restaurants

<i>It has become quite a cliché for a restaurant to describe itself as authentic. Even if it isn’t. We suggest some places that won’t disappoint. Almost</i> …

cool stuff we've done and seen • Someone has made fake London Underground signs,...

Top shopping destinations in London

London has several distinct shopping areas and shopping streets, many of which have their own themes or specialities. Shopping in London is exciting …

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Just my type of London: the capitals's 20 best bloggers, from fashion to dating to mental health and being a widower bringing up a two-year-old

<b>1. Arched Eyebrow</b><p><b>Bethany Rutter, 24</b><p>This self-styled “fatshion” blogger gives you a look at her plus-sized wardrobe and her beauty style. Prepare for …

London’s best rooftop bars

As much as we love London's dark and dingy pubs, there are occasions when tatty banquettes and yellowed walls don't quite cut it. For a classier …

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London? Zauberhaftes Oxford!

Großbritanniens Haupstadt ist ein Touristenmagnet - ein guter Grund, nicht hinzufahren. Die Alternative ist Oxford. Auch hier gibt es ehrwürdige …

The ultimate guide to tube etiquette: 20 things you need to know to be a good commuter – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:45 pm, July 31, 2014 in Fun London, Transport<p>© Robbie Khan<p>Riding the tube: it’s harder than you’d think. There are mistakes to be made on …

Zu schön für London

Die Themse wird zur Auenlandschaft, im botanischen Garten wuchert der Dschungel - kein Wunder, dass es Stars wie Mick Jagger und Keira Knightley nach …

Stoffläden in London - Berwick Street

Jeder Ort in London strotzt nur so vor Inspiration und Energie! Verirr dich in eine Straße und du wirst tausend neue Dinge entdecken. Drei Monate …

Little Venice London – ein idyllischer Ort

London muss nicht immer hektisch sein – den wohl besten Beweis hierfür findet man in Little Venice. Dieser Ort erinnert, wie der Name bereits sagt, …

East End: Foodtour in London

„Bei England denken viele an schlichtes Essen ohne viel Geschmack. Dabei hat sich in den letzten Jahren viel getan und es gibt eine riesige …

The Best Pubs In Soho

<b>Visit Londonist's Best Pubs In London site for hundreds of other top drinking dens.</b><p>We asked you to vote for the best pubs in Soho. According to …

London from the sky: Flying high with the air ambulance

<b>London's skyline has been transformed in recent decades - with the Shard, the Walkie Talkie and the Gherkin now among the capital's iconic skyscrapers. The pilots of London's Air Ambulance service have witnessed that change. As the charity marks its 25th anniversary, BBC News took to the skies to</b> …

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The Best Times To Visit London's Attractions

One of the great things about living in London is easy access to all its amazing museums, galleries and other attractions — plus, of course many are …