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  • Must-See Vogue Exhibition At The National Portrait Gallery

    Must-See Vogue Exhibition At The National Portrait Gallery

    British Vogue is celebrating its 100-year anniversary, and to mark this very special occasion the National Portrait Gallery are exhibiting some of Vogue’s most iconic images. You will get to see photos of the most celebrated models and artists of our time. This exhibition is on for a limited run only, so to ensure you get to see this exclusive exhibit, book your tickets now!

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  • Last-Minute Offers at the Gorgeous Christchurch Apartment!

    Last-Minute Offers at the Gorgeous Christchurch Apartment!

    We are thrilled to announce last-minute discounts on our stunning Christchurch apartment! This 2 bedroom property, located in the exclusive Chelsea neighborhood, could be your new home away from home during the beautiful spring months of May and June. The property is also close to the famous Chelsea Flower Show which is a must-visit during your vacation. Find out how to book your stay now!

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  • Be the First to See the Stunning New Wellington Rental!

    Be the First to See the Stunning New Wellington Rental!

    We are excited to announce the stunning new Wellington rental! This 3 bedroom property is located in historic Chelsea and has recently undergone a stunning renovation, complete with a delightful mix of both contemporary art and antiques. Close to some of the best attractions and restaurants in the city, the Wellington is a truly unique property. We look forward to welcoming you!

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  • What to Do in London When it’s Raining

    What to Do in London When it’s Raining

    It is a truth universally acknowledged that rain in London is always a possibility. Rather than being stuck inside your apartment rental peering out the windows wondering what to do, we’ve shared some ideas for how to transform a rainy day into an enjoyable one in London. There’s plenty to see and do inside if the weather turns drizzly. After all, it’s London!

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  • 5 Reasons to Come to London for the Holidays

    5 Reasons to Come to London for the Holidays

    If you’re thinking about spending the holidays away from home, London should be on the top of your list! The city comes to life during the winter season, with Christmas decorations lining the main shopping streets, ice rinks in historic settings and fabulous theatre shows on the schedule. It is the perfect time to celebrate all things merry and bright.

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  • Gourmet Dining with the Most Brilliant Backdrop in London!

    Gourmet Dining with the Most Brilliant Backdrop in London!

    When it comes to fine dining with a scenic ambiance in London, there’s no better venue in the city than a dinner cruise along the Thames. City Cruises offers an incredible collection of Thames cruises that combine sightseeing and gourmet dining into a simply delicious experience. Find out more about the dinner cruise you won’t want to miss in London!

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  • How to Make the Changing of the Guard a True London Vacation Highlight!

    How to Make the Changing of the Guard a True London Vacation Highlight!

    Want an incredible view of the Changing of the Guard ceremony that most travelers don’t get to enjoy? Curious about the history behind this ceremony and those curious fuzzy hats? Then you’ll want to sign up for a captivating and incredibly budget-friendly Changing of the Guard Walking Tour!

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  • London Perfect Sits Down With Charlie Marshall, Founder of Loaf in Notting Hill

    London Perfect Sits Down With Charlie Marshall, Founder of Loaf in Notting Hill

    Find out more about the design inspiration behind Loaf, one of London’s most charming furniture and home decor shops. We’ve asked founder Charlie Marshall to share about the spark for creating Loaf, as well as his insider tips for Notting Hill.

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  • The Hottest Homeware Designers in London

    The Hottest Homeware Designers in London

    London has always been a city that appreciates art, design and architecture, so it’s little wonder that it stands at the centre of homeware design in the UK. Whether you’re looking to restyle your home or for a few unique pieces to remember your time in London, be sure to check out these hot homeware designers!

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  • London’s Best Holiday Shopping Spots

    London’s Best Holiday Shopping Spots

    The holiday season in London is a truly special time of the year, especially for shoppers! The city’s most popular shopping areas all get swept up in the holiday spirit with beautiful light displays and decorations. If you’re lucky enough to find yourself in London this winter, here are the best places to visit for holiday shopping in the city.

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  • Where to Find the Best Flower Shops in London

    Where to Find the Best Flower Shops in London

    A beautiful bunch of flowers brightens up any room, and is that perfect finishing touch to made your London vacation rental feel just like home. Fortunately, there’s an abundance of tempting flower stalls to choose from around London. Our list of the top shops will help you make that perfect floral selection during your stay in London!

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  • London Inspiration – The Best Books to Read!

    London Inspiration – The Best Books to Read!

    London has too many personalities to count, but through the literature dedicated to this wonderful city we can begin to scratch the surface of the real London. Whether you’re planning a trip, have memories of your time here or are simply dreaming of buying that plane ticket one day, come visit London through literature. Here are some of our favourite books about or set in London!

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  • Interview with Rachel Vosper – London’s Finest Candle Maker

    Interview with Rachel Vosper – London’s Finest Candle Maker

    Nothing adds that perfect finishing touch to make a house feel like home better than a beautifully scented candle. London’s top candle maker, Rachel Vosper, chats to us about her luxury London-based candle business. Her delightful store in Belgravia is the perfect place to visit to find that special gift for friends and family – we know you will love the candles as much as we do!

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  • Top 5 Travel Tips to Get Around London

    Top 5 Travel Tips to Get Around London

    London is a beautiful city to visit, but getting around can be a little tricky for first-time visitors. To help you travel wisely while visiting all the hot spots, here are our top five tips to help you get around and navigate the Tube, buses and other transport options like a Londoner.

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  • Get Ready for 24 Hour Tube Travel in London

    Get Ready for 24 Hour Tube Travel in London

    Big news! Later this year the London Tube will have 24 hour service on Fridays and Saturdays. Perfect for catching that show in the West End and enjoying the night scene! Find out which lines and stations will be offering 24 hour service.

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  • Must-See Botticelli Exhibition At The Courtauld Gallery!

    Must-See Botticelli Exhibition At The Courtauld Gallery!

    It’s your last chance to see the must-visit art exhibition of the moment! Boticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection is currently exhibited at the famous Courtauld Gallery. This is your opportunity to see Botticelli’s drawings for Dante’s Divine Comedy, as well as a unique selection of the Renaissance illuminated manuscripts. This wonderful exhibition runs until May 15th so make sure you book your tickets now!

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  • Top 5 Ways to Enjoy a Romantic Valentine’s Day in London

    Top 5 Ways to Enjoy a Romantic Valentine’s Day in London

    We happen to think London is the most romantic city, and with good reason! Home to some of the world’s finest restaurants, exclusive boutique shopping and the most beautiful parks to take a stroll with that special someone, London has plenty of romantic corners to discover. Find out our favourite spots for the most romantic Valentine’s Day in London!

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  • Don’t Miss the Globe Theatre 2016 Season!

    Don’t Miss the Globe Theatre 2016 Season!

    A trip to the theater is a must while vacationing in London. What better way than with a visit to the world-famous Shakespeare’s Globe? From an enchanting candlelit performance of The Tempest to the classic Macbeth – and even the chance to see Jonathan Pryce on stage in The Merchant of Venice – here are the top shows during the 2016 season that you won’t want to miss!

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  • A Christmas Carol Not to Miss in London this Winter!

    A Christmas Carol Not to Miss in London this Winter!

    Attending a show in London’s West End is always an exciting experience, and this is especially true at Christmas time. Academy award winner Jim Broadbent comes to London’s West End this winter in a production of Dicken’s classic “A Christmas Carol.” Be sure to book your tickets early as they are expected to sell out fast!

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  • Sweet Treats at London’s Best Chocolate Shop

    Sweet Treats at London’s Best Chocolate Shop

    London based luxury chocolatier Rococo is a one-stop shop for all your chocolate needs! Their boutique stores located in fashionable Chelsea, Belgravia and Marylebone are filled with the most decadent sweet treats – among the best in London! From great gifts to unusual chocolate combinations, find out why you won’t want to miss this chocolate shop on your next London visit.

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  • Tempting Cheeses at La Fromagerie in Marylebone

    Tempting Cheeses at La Fromagerie in Marylebone

    The most tempting selection of cheeses in London can be found at artisan store La Fromagerie. For that perfect supper with friends and family, a well selected cheese board is the ultimate culinary highlight. We highly recommend this beloved Marylebone store for the finest cheeses in the capital.

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  • Recipe For Pear, Chocolate And Hazelnut Crumble

    Recipe For Pear, Chocolate And Hazelnut Crumble

    Pear and chocolate crumble is a truly classic after-dinner dessert! I’ve taken this recipe a little further with the addition of chocolate chunks providing little pockets of molten chocolate through the fruit as you dig in. The crumble topping is also made with quinoa flakes, adding that extra toasty flavor. We hope you love this dessert just as much as we do!

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  • Recipe for Hearty British Chicken, Leek & Smoked Ham Pies

    Recipe for Hearty British Chicken, Leek & Smoked Ham Pies

    A chill in the air and some drizzle coming down in London today is the perfect excuse to roll out the heavy-weight champion of comfort foods – the chicken pot pie. For a winter supper, there’s not much that can beat them. Here’s a personal favourite recipe that you can even prepare partially in advance for hearty evening meals after work!

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  • Exclusive Limited Time Offer for Vacations with Italy Perfect!

    Exclusive Limited Time Offer for Vacations with Italy Perfect!

    Make 2016 a year to remember with an unforgettable vacation to Italy! For a limited time our sister company Italy Perfect are offering an exclusive discount to all previous London Perfect guests. Book with Italy Perfect before March 31st, 2016 and you will receive a 10% discount for stays of 5+ nights during 2016. Now is the perfect time to discover “la bella vita” in Italy!

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  • London Perfect Makes the Exclusive WOW List for 2nd Year!

    London Perfect Makes the Exclusive WOW List for 2nd Year!

    We are honored to announce that London Perfect has made Wendy Perrin’s exclusive WOW List of Trusted Travel Experts for 2016! We were thrilled to receive this recognition for the second year running, and feel it is a testament to the passion we have for helping our guests not just find the perfect vacation rental but also help every step of the way to create truly unforgettable holidays in London.

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  • Absolutely Charming Kensington Home for Sale

    Absolutely Charming Kensington Home for Sale

    With Kensington Gardens and Holland Park, excellent shopping and loads of historic charm, Kensington is one of the most sought-after residential neighbourhoods in London. This 3 bedroom London home for sale is set on a cute little square with a very private feeling right in the heart of Kensington.

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  • Gorgeous Mews Home for Sale in Chelsea

    Gorgeous Mews Home for Sale in Chelsea

    We are often asked for our tips on buying property in London, and we’re pleased to share them with you! We’ve teamed up with an expert search agent to highlight the best London properties on the market. First up is a remarkable 2 bedroom mews home in Chelsea. Come along and take a look!

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  • What to Look for When Buying a Property in London

    What to Look for When Buying a Property in London

    Are you searching for the perfect apartment or home to buy in London? It can be tricky to find just the right one! Here are our tips for what to look for and a helpful comparison between two properties – one that seemed nearly perfect and one that truly was!

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  • Top 10 Tips for Buying an Apartment or Home in London

    Top 10 Tips for Buying an Apartment or Home in London

    We’re often asked by friends and guests to share our tips for buying an apartment or home in London. Perhaps they’ve already been searching for properties for sale in London or sometimes they just love London and are looking for the perfect apartment they could stay in when visiting and rent out for additional income while they’re away. We love helping people find just the right property in London!

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