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Discovering London with the Thames Clippers

Posted on 08. Jul, 2011 by .

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Tired of walking but still thirsty for more London discoveries? The London Thames Clippers might just have the perfect solution for you! When TakeTwo Books kindly offered me one of their books, I was ecstatic to find out I could use one of their offers to ride the famous clippers. I’ve always wanted to but somehow never [...]

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Finding Banksy Art in London

Posted on 29. Jun, 2011 by .

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Finding Banksy art in London is like trying to find a needle in a haystack - everyone knows it’s there, but very few people can actually point to it. Even though Banksy is certainly one of the most famous character of modern art, he definitely fancies the mystery around his work - meaning that despite [...]

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Next time I return to the UK, I will…

Posted on 15. Nov, 2010 by .

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I lived in London for about a year in 2008. And while I keep excellent memories from my time there, I can’t help but feel like I’ve missed out on some things because I wasn’t prepared enough, and I was too naive to keep in mind that I would be leaving eventually. If I had [...]

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8 unusual things to do in London

Posted on 13. Sep, 2010 by .

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Yet another list of things to do in London. I know. But you know what they say - one can never be over London… So in an attempt to stay original, I decided to list alternatives to obvious things to do in the city. The underground equivalent, the best kept secret, the unpopular cousin. They [...]

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10 quirky places in London

Posted on 23. Apr, 2010 by .

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I found this video the other way while I was trying to get my daily London fix. And I thought it was just too good not to share! This is just another proof that London was always, and will always be full of surprises. Here’s the rundown of the quirky places in London: Arcadia Works [...]

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5 Reasons Why I Love London Double Decker Bus

Posted on 07. Apr, 2010 by .

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Whenever I am in London, I find myself drawn to the double decker bus. Kind of hard to miss, right? While the reasons why I am so completely in love with London remain unclear, my love for its buses is actually pretty simple to explain. 1.   They’re just so freaking cool. I mean, it doesn’t get [...]

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The Legend of Castles Pubs in Camden

Posted on 24. Mar, 2010 by .

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There are many, many pubs named after a castle in Britain, but 4 of them, located in the Borough of Camden in London, caught my attention when I was there because of their “strategic” location. There are The Windsor Castle, The Dublin Castle, The Pembroke Castle and finally the Edinboro Castle. Ring a bell? A legend [...]

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Follow the Famous Dick Whittington Ale Trail in London

Posted on 15. Mar, 2010 by .

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Perhaps Britain’s most famous trait, the pub scene is to be experienced once (or many, many times)  in a lifetime. Several pub activities exist, but the most fun one is definitely the Ale Trail, otherwise known as a Pub Crawl, which is pretty self explanatory. The famous Dick Whittington Ale Trail is consisted of 6 routes, each [...]

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