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Open House Festival London 2022: Tips & What To Expect

Every September, hundreds of buildings across London throw open their doors for Open House to celebrate London’s architecture and neighbourhoods. So if you love to snoop around, this is the time to check them out. Also … it’s free to attend!

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O2 Academy Brixton: Everything You Need To Know Before Visiting

The iconic O2 Academy Brixton, also known as Brixton Academy, is a large Art Deco London concert venue in the South London neighbourhood of Brixton. With a capacity of up to 4,921, it attracts some of the world’s biggest bands, but still manages to retain a small venue feel – so should definitely be on any avid gig-goers must-see list of concert halls.

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The Best Coffee In London: 9 Favourite Coffee Shops in Central London


Best Coffee In Central London

There’s definitely no shortage when it comes to coffee places in central London, but with endless options, it can be a bit overwhelming! As I like to help the indecisive, I’ve tried & tested and put together a guide to my favourite caffeine spots in Covent Garden, covering everywhere from Holborn to Seven Dials and Soho.

Whether that’s a place for a quick morning coffee, a delicious lunch or a sit down with a nice pastry, I’ve got you covered.

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A Guide To Punchdrunk: What To Expect At The Burnt City

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There’s no way to fully describe The Burnt City, the latest immersive theater production by Punchdrunk Productions that just opened in London, other than to say that it’s unlike anything you’ve ever experienced before. Even if I give away everything I encountered, it would still be markedly different from what you’ll experience.

What you need to know before you go to Punchdrunk’s The Burnt City.

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My 22 For 2022 Update I

We’re already three months into 2022 – I’m not even going to ask where the time has gone!

At the start of the year I made a list of 22 things to do in 2022, consisting of some one-offs and others that will take a while to complete. As it’s always a good idea to celebrate the little things you’ve achieved and completed, I thought it’s a good time for an update. read more

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The Best Chain Restaurants In London

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While I often recommend places to eat and things to do, the downside is that you actually might not be anywhere near these places, or you might be fed up with too many shout outs to one-off ‘hip’ attractions (not my intention!)…so this time I am focusing on chains and franchises that you will find all around the city and that have the Tea stamp of approval. Chains have a bad name and ‘travellers’ often avoid them, but it’s a shame if you would skip these.

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