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How do you live like a Londoner? Well, aside from visiting our Buying Property in London page, here you can find out more about what Londoners get up to. Find the best places to see autumn leaves, the first frost, spring flowers or where to find a place to cool down in the summer. We also take a particular interest in the very lovely Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, so we’ll pass any news on to you.

  • Wonderful London in 1924 & 2014

    Wonderful London in 1924 & 2014

    Take a step back in time to see the London of the 1920s blended seamlessly into the fabric of modern day London in this aptly named video “Wonderful London” by Simon Smith.

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  • Spring Blossoms in London

    Spring Blossoms in London

    We’re celebrating Earth Day by sharing the beautiful flowers and blossoms that we’ve seen this spring while strolling through Chelsea, South Kensington and Mayfair. Share your spring in London photos with us, too!

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  • Spring Blossoms in Kensington Gardens

    Spring Blossoms in Kensington Gardens

    Spring is the perfect time to enjoy the natural beauty of Kensington Gardens, one of London’s most loveliest green spaces. Come along on a springtime walk through Kensington Gardens to Kensington Palace!

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  • Fancy Seeing London in the 1920s?

    Fancy Seeing London in the 1920s?

    Ever wonder what London’s monuments used to look like? Here’s the earliest colour film footage of London made in the 1920s. It’s remarkable to see how little has changed, especially in the amazing video by Simon Smith recreating the journey through the London of today!

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  • A Royal Name: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge

    A Royal Name: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge

    What’s in a name? For the third in line to the throne, the selection of a name is no easy task as it’s one weighted with centuries of historical significance. Take a look at some of the family connections behind the name the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge selected for their son: Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge.

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  • A Royal Arrival … It’s a Boy!

    A Royal Arrival … It’s a Boy!

    All of us at London Perfect would like to share our happy wishes and congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the arrival of their son! William and Kate welcomed their son into the world on July 22, 2013 at 4:24PM. While the world eagerly awaits the news of the baby’s name, here are some ways to celebrate the arrival of the royal baby in London.

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  • Royal Baby Mania in London

    Royal Baby Mania in London

    As the world awaits the arrival of Prince William and Kate’s royal baby, there’s plenty of guessing as to whether it will be a girl or boy and what name will be selected. Historic Royal Palaces has created a fun and historic look at Kensington Palace and some of the famous royal babies that have called it home.

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  • An Interview with Linda Bloomfield, London Based Ceramic Artist

    An Interview with Linda Bloomfield, London Based Ceramic Artist

    To celebrate the opening of the new Cafe Bar at the Royal Albert Hall in London’s South Kensington neighbourhood, London Perfect interviews Linda Bloomfield who has created over 300 ceramic pieces for the new cafe. Take a peek inside and find out Linda’s favourite things to do in London!

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  • Christmas Crackers – A British Holiday Tradition

    Christmas Crackers – A British Holiday Tradition

    Our London based blogger Zoë F. Willis shares with us the history and fun behind Christmas Crackers – a very traditional part of the Christmas dinner table. And no … they’re not the type of crackers you enjoy with cheese! Celebrate Christmas with this fun British tradition this year!

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  • A Royal Baby – Congratulations to William & Kate!

    A Royal Baby – Congratulations to William & Kate!

    The world was surprised by the exciting news yesterday that William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their first baby! We would like to add our happy wishes for the royal couple – and especially our wishes for a good and speedy recovery for Kate who is in hospital now with acute morning sickness.

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