London Attractions

Picasso in London

Jan 26th, 2012 | By | Category: London Attractions

With long queues for the Leonardo Da Vinci museum at The National Gallery, and tickets changing hands on eBay for several times their original price; it would appear that art is enjoying yet another renaissance amongst museum goers. It takes a very historic name to draw so many enthusiasts, so you may want to book [...]



Trailing the 19th century London bodysnatchers

Jan 9th, 2011 | By | Category: London Attractions

The Old Operating Theatre in Southwark is Britain’s only surviving 19th century operating theatre -  offering events, talks, and walks that explore tales in the history of medicine. None of the tales match the horror of the nineteenth century corpse trade. In the early 1800s London’s cemeteries were never so busy; bodysnatchers plundered their graves [...]



Cirque du Soleil – Royal Albert Hall 2011

Dec 15th, 2010 | By | Category: London Attractions

Yes, its that time of the year again and the annual Cirque du Soleil extravaganza comes to town.  Running from January 6 until February 17 at the Royal Albert Hall, Totem is an essential visit.  The hotels of Kensington and South Kensington are very close by and being January, deals can be got!  Check out [...]



Rugby: Italy v England, Feb 14 2011

Dec 14th, 2010 | By | Category: London Attractions

Twickenham Stadium, 14th of February 2011, is the clash between the newly invigorated Italy rugby union side against Englands finest.  They clash in the RBS 6 nations series, this game being the first of the 2011 series at Twickenham. England will want a good score as they build towards the Rugby World Cup in New [...]



London: A first-timer’s guide

Jun 18th, 2009 | By | Category: London Attractions

A summary of an article that appeared in the 14th June online edition of the Los Angeles Times.



Film4 Summer Screen at Somerset House

Jun 10th, 2009 | By | Category: London Attractions

Each year Somerset House open-air cinema attracts thousands of film-lovers to view classic movies, old and new.



Cirque de Soleil photo exhibition

Jan 8th, 2009 | By | Category: London Attractions, London News

Cirque du Soleils Quidam: A photographic exhibition by Alexander Pestov Sunday 4 January – Sunday 15 February 2009 Enjoy a glimpse into the backstage world of Cirque du Soleil’s Quidam, part of the “reflect” series of exhibitions at the Royal Albert Hall in Kensington. Alexander Pestov joined Cirque du Soleil’s Quidam during creation 14 years [...]



Bike Tours in London

Aug 19th, 2008 | By | Category: London Attractions, London News

If you fancy seeing the major sights of London whilst keeping fit then the Fat Tire Bike Company has the solution. From August 16 until November 30th just turn up at Queensway tube station ( Bayswater) at 11 am any morning. The guide will take you through Hyde Park to Buckingham Palace and then on [...]



Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum London Piccadilly

Aug 18th, 2008 | By | Category: London Attractions

London’s newest attraction, Ripley’s “Believe it or not!” Museum, opens in London this Wednesday (18th August ’08).



Covent Garden Visitors Guide

Aug 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: London Attractions

Covent Garden continues to be high on the list of tourists essential things to see and quite right too. Shops, restaurants, bars, street entertainers and even opera means that this prime area of the West End of London has something for everyone. Located near to Leicester Square, The Strand, Drury Lane and Trafalgar Square, Covent [...]