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Like a local: 11 bits of London slang you should know
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It’s time to delve into the world of Cockney rhyming slang, my old China. There will be no porkies h...

5 best markets in London you absolutely shouldn’t miss
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You’ll never get bored of London’s eclectic range of markets – they represent of the coolest corners...

Where should I study? New York vs London
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Hot dogs vs crumpets, coffee vs tea, yellow taxis vs black cabs: It’s time to pit New York and Londo...

Tasty treats: 10 best street food stalls in London
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It’s time to take your taste buds on an epic adventure with our guide to the capital’s most scrumpti...

The Big Ben and beyond: London infographic
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It’s hard not to love London – it’s edgy, energetic and steeped in history and tradition all at the ...

11 things we bet you didn’t know about the London Eye
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The London Eye is one of the city’s most beloved (new) landmarks. It offers jaw-dropping views of th...

The power of a ‘cuppa’: A tea lover’s guide to London
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There’s nothing quite as British as a cup of tea, or as London as ‘taking afternoon tea’ at one of t...

Pose, snap, “smoast”: An Instagram guide to #London
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Smoasting is to boast about your life on social media, and no other platform does this quite as beau...

6 scary places in London you should visit on Halloween
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It’s no wonder London is known as the most haunted capital city in the world – it’s inspired some of...

Top 5 best student cities in the world
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If you are a university student, spending one or two semesters abroad has a whole lot of advantages ...

Movie Magic: Disaster Cities You Absolutely Have to Visit
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Have you always wanted to climb the Empire State Building? Well get your fix while you still can – t...

Hidden Gems, London edition: Kyoto Garden in Holland Park
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My hidden gem is not so hidden anymore, since it’s about to go viral through this blog. But sharing ...