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Traders’ trio: three of London’s unmissable markets

With its rich – and, frankly, legendary – retail reputation, London truly can deliver whatever shopping experience any visitor may be after. Big high-street names? Check. Global brand outlets? Check. Luxury department stores? Check. Cutting-edge fashion boutiques? Check. Old-fashioned, sprawling … Continue reading

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Fabulous February: what’s going on in London?

Featuring a very welcome half-time school holiday (great for visiting families, to say the least), February is a particularly good month to visit the UK capital – especially if you’re intent on making use of winter-based London hotel packages. So, … Continue reading

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Why Spend Your Winter in London?

London is one of the best cities in the world to spend the winter holidays, that is if you don’t mind the rain and cold. If Australia or LA is out of the question, then why not embrace the festive … Continue reading

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Making the Most of London’s Winter Sales

As soon as Christmas comes to an end, the winter sales take hold. These sales take advantage of old winter stock which wasn’t sold over the Christmas period, and is always popular with locals and tourists alike. With massive discounts … Continue reading

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What to Do in London This January

Whoever said January had to be dull? Even though the Christmas period is over and the bank balance is somewhat lower than usual, there’s plenty to keep you feeling excited over January, especially if you’re staying in London. Whether it’s … Continue reading

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Just the tonic this winter: enjoy a massage on your London break

Whatever the reason for your winter-time visit to the UK capital, why pass up the opportunity to enjoy a massage while you’re here – not least if the accommodation you’ve booked for your stay boasts a spa and massage treatment … Continue reading

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Seasonally sensational: London’s Christmas highlights to savour

If you thought that all that London’s about come the festive season is the illuminations that brighten up the streets of the West End and its stores’ windows and the traditionally giant Christmas tree in Trafalgar Square; think again. Yes, … Continue reading

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Keep the kids satisfied: London’s winter attractions for children

Winter city breaks look great on paper – rates are cheaper, the streets aren’t quite so busy and there’s always lots to do indoors when it’s cold and wet – but what about when it comes to truly child-proof, family-friendly … Continue reading

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What You Need For Your London Winter Survival Kit

The UK is unique to most of Western Europe in that it is probably one of the coldest parts of this specific continent segment. This paired with the fact that the weather is often erratic does not stop visitors from … Continue reading

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Why London Is A Honeymoon Hotspot

Many people would consider somewhere remote and exotic for their romantic getaway, a house in the country, a tropical beach or a dramatic, windswept wilderness. Often overlooked are the city getaways, swapping the countryside for the big city lights. London … Continue reading

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