22 Old Streets of London: Historic Roads You MUST Visit

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With a rich history stretching back over two thousand years, London is a living time capsule. Remnants of a Roman wall cosy up to steel and glass office buildings. Elegant Georgian terraces evoke visions of gentlemen sporting top hats and ladies wearing delicate chemise gowns. Echoes of London’s past can be found across the capital […]

16 Insider Tips for Visiting the Tower of London

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The Tower of London has been a fixture on London’s landscape for over a thousand years. With its rich – and often gory – history, it is a must-see attraction for Londoners and visitors alike. But how can you make the most of your Tower of London visit? This is where I can help you. […]

30 Famous Streets in London You’ll Love (by a Local)

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Discover the most famous streets in London, from the history of the East End to the café society of Soho My hometown of London has some of the most famous streets on the planet. Many of these streets will be very familiar. They are home to some of London’s most famous landmarks, have political or […]

Walking the Pymmes Brook Trail, London: A Cheat’s Guide

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One of the best things that you do on your own in London is to take a long walk. For my money, one of the most rewarding hikes is the under-the-radar Pymmes Brook Trail in North London. Named after William Pymme, a 14th Century landowner from Edmonton, this riverside trail runs through the London Boroughs of […]