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5
(10 comments)
You can travel to Morocco from the UK or anywhere in Europe without the need to fly. This guide shows you how to do it from London in about two days... read more »
#2/36
Rating:
4.8
(6 comments)
Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Home to artists and intellectuals in the 1930s and the University of London today, Bloomsbury's Georgian garden squares, museums and galleries are well known, but there are hidden spots to discover... read more »
#3/36
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5
(2 comments)
Destination: London
Hoxton is the unofficial centre of contemporary art in London. Its bars, clubs, pool rooms and restaurants are also THE destination for Londoners on a big night out... read more »
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5
(4 comments)
Afternoon tea at the Ritz may be the ultimate London cliché. So, why not avoid the uptight dress code and head for an equally glamorous alternative to indulge in the epitome in English dining?... read more »
#5/36
Rating:
4.57143
(14 comments)
Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
London doesn’t have to be expensive - you just need to know where to look to find entertainment, shopping bargains and even spa treatments that are easy on your pocket... read more »
#6/36
Rating:
4.666665
(5 comments)
Destination: London
Yes, it is possible to eat great food at reasonable prices right in the vibrant beating heart of London’s West End... read more »
#7/36
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: London
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
If you only have a weekend to shop for an interior design project in London, read my guide on where to find the best boutiques and specialist stores. Make sure that you eat and stay in style too... read more »
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Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: London
It is one of the world's most expensive cities, but a holiday in London doesn't have to cost the earth. There are plenty of cheap ways to eat, drink, travel and absorb the culture of the UK capital... read more »
#9/36
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Cosmopolitan, cool and constantly eventful, London's South Bank is the place to be to get away from the Oxford Street crowds while taking in some culture... read more »
#10/36
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: London
Trip type: Family, Short Break
Camping in London in the colder months – you'd have to be mad, right? Well, no - give it a go, and you'll find it's actually quite a fun, cost-canny and convenient option... read more »
#11/36
Rating:
4.4
(6 comments)
Destination: London
For centuries the site of an important market Covent Garden has been transformed into a modern, major tourist attraction where street entertainers and musicians add to the bustling market atmosphere. ... read more »
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Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: London
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
You can buy anything in one of London's street markets, from antique paintings to red snappers and old car parts. But they're more than just markets – they're a living part of the city's culture... read more »
#13/36
Rating:
4.333335
(3 comments)
Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Worried that taking a short break in London could cost you a fortune? Check out these insider tips on where to go and what to do, and you can enjoy the capital to the full without breaking the bank... read more »
#14/36
Rating:
4.25
(8 comments)
London's Islington has a huge range of places to eat and drink to suit all tastes and budgets. Here are a few of my favourites, whether it's for a celebratory dinner, cocktails or just coffee and cake... read more »
#15/36
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: London
From metal to nu-rave, here are some of the top spots in London to catch hot new acts or find the loudest rock 'n' roll... read more »
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4
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Looking for a family-friendly hotel in England? Whether you're after grand, urban, fairytale, rural or coastal, you'll find one to suit here... read more »
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Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: London
Trip type: Shopping, Short Break
London has a well-earned reputation as one of the world’s greatest style capitals and, in particular, a leader in street fashion... read more »
#18/36
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: London
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Greenwich is a must for anyone with an interest in naval history - but this fascinating part of London offers fine architecture, fine art and fine food as well... read more »
#19/36
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: London, Kent
Trip type: Short Break
Day trips don't come any more decadent than this: watching the Kent countryside slip by as you enjoy a slap-up brunch in the glamorous surroundings of the Orient-Express... read more »
#20/36
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: London
Forget trying to fit the whole of London in to a weekend. Instead, think small to get the most out of your city break... read more »
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