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Things To Do This Week In London: 13-19 November 2017

<i>Things to do this week is sponsored by the Imperial War Museum.</i><p>All week<p><b>RADICAL BALLET:</b> Each of the ballets in this triple bill is as innovative as …


Six Chic Places To Skate In London

Somerset House<p>Hyde Park<p>Natural History Museum<p>Tower Of London<p>Hampton Court Palace<p>Skylight

Hyde Park

The Ultimate 3-day London Itinerary: Day 1

<i>With only $390, we flew roundtrip to London during Columbus Day weekend, and now I am back and ready to report on the ultimate 3-day London</i> …


Vixlet Community Guidelines

Vixlet Terms of Service<p><b>Terms of Service</b><p>This is the Terms of Service Agreement (the “<b>Terms of Service</b>” or “<b>Agreement</b>”) for all Web sites and mobile …

ATP World Tour

11 extraordinary places every child should visit before they grow up

1: Pompeii, Italy<p>One of the world’s best-preserved Roman towns, Pompeii is a wonderful place to take your children and show them history first-hand. …


The 9 best UK outdoor ice skating rinks to visit this winter

<b>Get your skates on because the outdoor ice rinks are opening around the country.</b><p>Ice skating has to be one of the best winter activities for all ages, …


On this day in 1618, Sir Walter Raleigh was executed in the Tower of London

Sir Walter Raleigh was an explorer, adventurer and favourite of Elizabeth I. He established two of the first colonies in North America, and although …


Ice skating in London: The best ice rinks across the capital

London might lack picturesque lakes and the requisite freezing temperatures for natural ice skating spots but where there's a will, there's a …


312 Catholic Martyrs & Confessors Under “Good Queen Bess”

<b>Queen Elizabeth (r. 1558-1603)</b><p>(2-8-08)<p>[biographical information was obtained in most cases from <i>Wikipedia</i> or the <i>Catholic Encyclopedia</i>. The martyrs are …


Artists Create Incredible London Landmarks From Paper

Artists from the Paper Artist Collective spent hours making these absolutely stunning paper sculptures of London landmarks!<p>Show Full Text<p>Its all made …

Royal Albert Hall

Beefeaters in revolt as Sadiq Khan hits them with new £10-a-day T-charge

For centuries they have guarded prisoners at the Tower of London and defended the Crown Jewels on behalf of the nation.<p>But now the Yeomen Warders of the Tower say they have another threat to face - the Mayor of London and his new tax on older vehicles.<p>The Yeomen, more commonly known as Beefeaters, …

Sadiq Khan

The right way to visit the Tower of London | Insider City Guides


Experience being a Londoner with London Connection

Shares 187<p>Are you planning to visit London soon? If your answer is yes, then this blog post is a must read for you!<p>What comes into your mind when you …


Is the Tower of London just for tourists?

<i>We look at London’s most popular landmarks and decide if they’re worth the cost and the crowds. This time, we stepped foot inside the city’s historic</i> …


The Tower of London

As the world’s oldest continually occupied fortress and palace, The Tower of London is an iconic building – and world UNESCO heritage side – drawing …

Royal Family

The UK's best city hotel is right here in the Square Mile

There's no point leaving the Square Mile this weekend, for one of its newest openings has just been named the UK's best city hotel. You might as well …


VIDEO: Five Things to Do in London

There are endless fun things to do in London for every type of traveler, whether you’re a history buff, a gourmand, or a thespian.<p>London may (<i>may</i>) be …


A Guide to Hop-On-Hop-Off in London

See London's many sights at your own pace with a hop-on-hop-off tour<p>There's no shortage of specialty bus tours in London, and tours include an …

European Travel

4 Day London Itinerary - Things to Do in London

Samuel Johnson once said when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford. Johnson may have lived …


101 things to do at night in London

London officially became a city that never sleeps after the arrival of the Night Tube last year. The 24-hour Tube operates on Friday and Saturday …


Traitors' Gate

The watery entrance for condemned prisoners heading to the Tower of London is still visible along the Thames.<p>For centuries, British prisoners accused …


London Itinerary Tips: A Family-Friendly Daily Guide to England’s Capital

We have put together a sample London itinerary full of fun, unique, and educational opportunities that will make it easy for parents to delight in …


Tower of London poppy artist turns to dance

One of the artists behind the poppy installation at the Tower of London has turned his sights to the stage.<p>Tom Piper has set designed Shobana Jeyasingh's production of Bayadere - The Ninth Life at The Lowry.<p><i>Video journalist: Sophie van Brugen</i><p><i>Produced by Claudia Redmond</i><p><i>Edited by Phoebe Frieze</i>


Where To Go Ice Skating In London At Christmas 2017

<i>London is a wonderful place to be at Christmas. Take a look at our guide to Christmas in London for inspiration on getting stuck into the festive</i> …


Six Secrets in London

1 place 199 days<p>A trip into London's clandestine<p>Paperboyo<p>September 15, 2017<p>A few years into having lived in London, I realised I'd only explored a fraction of the city. So I dived into the capital's clandestine to find out what else London offered beyond it's iconic skyline.<p>The ruins of St. …


The National Trust is right to bring gay history out of the closet

If you want to explore the history of Britain, you can't ignore its LGBT citizens.<p>Imagine seeing a monument to executed gay men and thinking …


Purple-clad Ravens fans flock to London's pubs, Picadilly and Parliament

Ravens fans have been checking out nightclubs in London this week, planning a “Purple Pub crawl” through Piccadilly Circus and heading to the Tower …


October 2017 in London

Tate Modern<p>Each year the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern has a new site-specific commission. This year’s Hyundai Commission is by Danish collective …


Global search launched to trace poppies from Tower of London installation

A new campaign aims to trace hundreds of thousands of poppies from the famed Tower of London art project marking the centenary of the First World War.<p>…


Hunt on for EVERY ceramic poppy from iconic World War 1 commemoration at Tower of London

The 888,246 poppies represent every British or Colonial serviceman killed in the war and organisers want owners all around the world to “pin” their …