30 Famous London Landmarks That You Mustn’t Miss: A Local Expert’s Guide

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A Londoner born and bred, I never tire of the city’s iconic sights. Whether it’s pausing on Embankment Bridge to take in that timeless view along the river to the shimmering dome of St Paul’s Cathedral, or gazing in awe at the Victorian splendour of St. Pancras Station, London’s landmarks are always able to set […]

Visiting The Sky Garden, London: Essential Tips From a Local Expert

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My hometown of London is a famously expensive city to visit. However, not all of London’s best attractions come with a hefty price tag attached. You just have to do your homework. The Sky Garden, London, a lush leafy sanctuary wrapped around the top of the so-called Walkie Talkie building, is one of these attractions. […]

Easy Epping Forest Walks: The Best Autumn Hikes in London (+ Any Other Time of Year!)

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Epping Forest walks provide an opportunity to view nature at its best without leaving Greater London. Autumn is my favourite season. It brings respite from the often stifling summer heat, with cool and pleasant evenings but the whispered promise of further balmy days. Although the birds begin to depart for warmer climates, plants and trees […]

31 Best Places to Travel Alone in Europe: Solo Travel Guide

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Be inspired to plan your next solo trip with this list of the best places to travel alone in Europe   Are you itching to take your first solo travel trip but are unsure where to go? Given that there are so many options and considerations, choosing your solo travel destination can be a tough […]