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Going to London to See the Queen?

Going to London to See the Queen? May 25, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
When you return home from a holiday to London, surprise the smarty pants who quips, “Did you see the Queen?” With these suggested Queen-spotting venues and events, you will even have photographic proof. Best Places to Catch Sight of Her Majesty In & Around London Buckingham Palace -...

Master the Chelsea Flower Show

Master the Chelsea Flower Show May 20, 2011 | Events | Read More
The annual Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show returns 24-28 May, 2011. Maneuver through the maze of displays, tents and the sea of fellow horticulturalists, as quickly as a master gardener prunes a patch of petunias, with these top tips: Download the show’s insider’s...

Rise Early for the Billingsgate Fish Market

Rise Early for the Billingsgate Fish Market May 18, 2011 | Food | Read More
Trading over 25,000 tons of fish a year, Billingsgate Fish Market is the UK’s busiest fish market. It may be hidden away from central London on the Isle of Dogs in East London, yet well worth an early morning schlep to buy the freshest catch of the day and witness London’s friendly fishmongers...

Time for Pimm’s!

Time for Pimm’s! May 16, 2011 | What's New | Read More
PIMM’S No.1 Cup is Britain’s favorite summer beverage and resurrects itself each May with the opening of the seasonal social scene. One whiff of the fruity tonic will have you asking in your best plumby accent, “Anyone for PIMM’s?” flickr image: Mike Fleming In 1823 London...