5 Alternative European Cities you need to Visit at least Once
Jul08

5 Alternative European Cities you need to Visit at least Once

Europe is arguably the most diverse continent on the planet, in terms of culture, architecture, attractions and of course…the weather. If you’ve done a bit of travelling around Europe, you’ll have no doubt been to many of the cities that are regarded as ‘key’ spots – London, Paris, Rome, Dublin etc. However, there’s a whole world of cities on the continent that have so much to offer. To prove how great opting for alternative...

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Is London the new fashion capital of the world?
Jul08

Is London the new fashion capital of the world?

There is much debate regarding London’s status as the new fashion capital of the world. Here are a few things you need to know in order to determine for yourself if you should look to London for the latest looks and styles: Pop-up shops While many people look to tried and true brands such as Hermes, there are a growing number of fashion enthusiasts who are looking for the latest and greatest from the smaller up and coming...

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Touring London’s film heritage
Jul08

Touring London’s film heritage

As one of the world’s leading cities, London has a long and proud heritage when it comes to film-making and the heritage of the film industry. The city offers many opportunities to visit locations associated with film-making and places that have acted as the back-drop to famous films and related events. Famous film-making locations in London London has had a place in film-making since the early days, when moving pictures were...

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Ensuring Wheelchair Accessibility On Your Trip To London
Jul07

Ensuring Wheelchair Accessibility On Your Trip To London

Packed pavements, inaccessible historic monuments, and challenging hotel access points do not have to spoil your trip to the capital. Some careful planning and researching the sites and attractions that you intend to visit, as well as some open discussions with hotel staff can help ensure that you still enjoy a great day out or week away. In fact, a number of companies including some tour organisers, hotels, and even theatre companies...

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Hottest travel apps in 2015
Jul06

Hottest travel apps in 2015

If you are on holidays, travel apps are a great way of accessing the tourist and travel information you need on the go. There is no shortage of travel apps available, and some are proving particularly popular in 2015. Here is a brief overview of just four, with two specifically focused on London. London Official Events Guide: What’s On? This app has the official Visit London team backing it up, so you know you can rely on it for...

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