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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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  • Long-Term Stays Now Available at the Stunning Gladstone Apartment!

    Long-Term Stays Now Available at the Stunning Gladstone Apartment!

    The beautiful Gladstone apartment is now available for long-term stays! With a special deal on the weekly rate, you’ll look forward to calling stylish 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom rental home in London. Set in the much sought-after Holland Park area, the Gladstone is conveniently located so you and your family can enjoy all that London has to offer!

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  • Outstanding Offer for Long-Term Stays at the Stylish Addington

    Outstanding Offer for Long-Term Stays at the Stylish Addington

    The stylish, 2 bedroom Addington apartment is now available for long-term rentals, and at an attractive special offer rate! Located in the much sought-after west Chelsea neighborhood, this beautiful rental is perfectly located to access the city’s business districts as well as the best sightseeing that the capital has to offer!

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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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  • 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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  • Interview with Laura Lee, Top London Jewelry Designer

    Interview with Laura Lee, Top London Jewelry Designer

    Jewelry designer, Laura Lee, shares her inspiration behind her gorgeous collections, as well as her suggestions for the best places to visit, and her perfect day out in London! Make sure you stop by her wonderful store along Monmouth Street in Covent Garden.

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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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  • The Top 10 London Art Exhibitions in 2016

    The Top 10 London Art Exhibitions in 2016

    With the New Year come new resolutions, promises, plans – and best of all – new art exhibitions in London! From the Impressionists to the Modernists, sculpture to fashion, London honors all forms of art, and this year’s upcoming exhibitions are guaranteed to impress. Here are the top 10 that we can’t wait to put in our calendars for 2016.

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  • Get into the Holiday Spirit at Somerset House this Winter

    Get into the Holiday Spirit at Somerset House this Winter

    Each year Somerset House in Central London provides a beautiful backdrop to one of the city’s most beloved annual winter events. Complete with an ice skating rink, a plethora of dining options and luxury Christmas shopping, Skate at Somerset House offers something for everyone this holiday season.

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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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  • Here’s How to Score Free Nights in London!

    Here’s How to Score Free Nights in London!

    You know what they say: The early bird catches the worm. Well, with our Early Bird Sale, you’ll catch more than worms – you’ll score free nights in a London Perfect apartment! Get all the details here to start planning – book a winter 2016 stay now and have something amazing to look forward to for the rest of the year.

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  • London Perfect Honored by Condé Nast Traveler

    London Perfect Honored by Condé Nast Traveler

    Condé Nast Traveler magazine has selected London Perfect for their “Experience Makers 2015” list, a carefully curated list of only best travel experts and vacation specialists around the world. Our team is truly passionate about making every stay perfect, and it’s an honor to be highlighted for what we love doing!

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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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