In Love With London

By Tawanna Browne Smith | It's crowded, congested, expensive and complicated but there's an allure about London that Americans love which draws us to travel there every year.

Unexpectedly Beautiful Photographs of Catholic Confessionals

Michael Kenna's series about the most secret spaces of northern Italian churches is on display in London now, and it's completely …

Rome

Hidden Victorian reservoir revealed in Nottingham

The BBC has been given a rare glimpse inside a Victorian reservoir that has been hidden from public view for more than 160 years.<p>Belle Vue reservoir, which lies under a mound in Mapperley, Nottingham, was built by Thomas Hawksley in 1851.<p>The underground complex, which has been drained for …

Nottingham

Princess Diana's Belongings Are Going on Display at Buckingham Palace

Diana's cassette collection and a pair of her ballet shoes are among the treasured items featured in the exhibition.<p>A collection of rarely seen personal items belonging to Diana, Princess of Wales will go on display at Buckingham Palace this summer.<p>The tribute to the late princess marks the 20th …

Royal Family

7 ridiculously cheap places for a family holiday near Bristol

As the school year draws to a close, many parents up and down the country are frantically looking online for a cheap place to take the kids away for …

England

LONDON, ENGLAND Green Day Crowd Singing Bohemian Rhapsody - Hyde Park July 1st, 2017

Green Day

Opinion: 101 things to do in London for $20 or less

If you think you have to spend a fortune to vacation in Europe, think again.<p>The post-Brexit pound is so weak against the dollar that even pricey London can be surprisingly cheap for those visiting from the U.S.<p>And that’s especially true if you avoid the usual tourist money pits, and use some savvy …

London

Hello Canary Wharf, you're so pretty at sunset with @thamesclippers and @mumhad1ofthose #sailingatsunset #eveningskies #lifeasasiren

40 Trips Based on 40 of the Greatest Movies Ever Made

Film is renowned for its power to transport us to anywhere in the world. But sometimes it’s better just to board a plane and transport …

Martha's Vineyard

A new £10 note is following the new fiver into circulation... here's all you need to know

THE Bank of England is issuing a new £10 polymer note later this year, following the release of the plastic fiver.<p>Here’s the lowdown on the new …

Literature

London commuters travel to work in horse and carriage as part of Jane Austen-inspired trip

IT is a truth universally acknowledged that commuting through London is a nightmare.<p>But these lucky commuters were able to travel in style today, …

Jane Austen

Flying across London – on the new South Bank zip wire ride

Close to Waterloo, Zip World Southbank takes riders above the treetops and slides them across a city park at more than 30mph. Guardian Travel’s white-knuckle hero Will Coldwell tried it out<p>I’m pretty certain the last time Londoners paid any attention to a zip wire was in 2012, when Boris Johnson …

London Eye

Top 10: the best spa breaks for couples in the UK

An insider's guide to the most romantic spa breaks for couples in the UK, featuring the top places to stay for massages, couples' spa suites, hot tubs, hammams, saunas, steam rooms and swimming pools, along with Michelin-starred restaurants and luxurious rooms, in locations including the New …

Three New London Spas That Will Make You Say Ahhh

These spas are taking London wellness to the next level.<p>In a city as distinctive as London, you have to be truly special to stand out—and three new …

Hotels

Travelling trends: Delhi prefers London, Mumbai likes Bali

By: IANS | New Delhi |<p>Solo travellers and young couples choose to be close to the nightlife, and larger groups choose the city’s outskirts or …

Travel

Grenfell Tower firefighters, survivors offered free vacations by strangers in homes across Europe

Hundreds of strangers have offered the Grenfell Tower firefighters and survivors free vacations across Spain, France, Cyprus and Britain.<p>Kind hearted members of the public have donated more than 370 holiday homes to those affected by the tragedy, the Evening Standard reports.<p>The Grenfell Tower …

West Yorkshire

Modern Timeshare : The Savvy Traveller’s Key To Luxury London

<b>Discover London Timeshare Ownership: Luxury at its Finest</b><p>The term “timeshare” has gotten a bad reputation over the years. Often times people purchase …

Real Estate

Fergie - London Bridge

London Bridge

The Top 10 Hotels in London

In a city teeming with luxury hotels — including recent openings from a number of boldfaced brands — what does it take for a London property to truly …

Hotels

Striking London Mural by Graffiti Artist Mr Cenz

0 Comments<p>London based graffiti artist Mr Cenz makes a welcome return to the streets of East London with a striking new mural. As with many London …

Street Art

The best cheap UK locations for an exciting family day out this summer

There's nothing like a fun-filled day out for some proper quality time - and during the school summer holidays it's an easy way to keep the kids …

Travel

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New tube map helps make London’s Underground easier for people with claustrophobia

A new map aims to make travel on London Underground easier for people with claustrophobia. The map, created by Transport for London, shows which sections of the tube network are underground.<p>It hopes to help people with anxiety and claustrophobia avoid routes with large stretches of tunnels – …

London

A policeman in the Spitalfields area of #London regulates the crossing of a herd of pigs as they head to market. C.1930 https://t.co/ZbJkSx4Zh5

Post Office tunnels buried more than 70ft under Britain's streets are set to open to the public for the first time ever. Known as the 'Mail Rail', the sprawling network of underground tracks were built in 1927 and had the capacity to

Post Office tunnels buried more than 70ft under Britain's streets are set to open to the public for the first time ever.<p>Known as the 'Mail Rail', the …

London

Merrily-Go Round in more ways than one at @southbanklondon @visitlondon @se1 @ThePhotoHour #London #LoveLondon https://t.co/3IwEamaVCe

25 amazing rooftop bars in London you must visit this summer

Waking up in pink #StreetArt in #London by Ant Carver https://t.co/nwNRdvN9hu