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Megan Donnelly

Megan Donnelly is a writer and former Londoner, currently residing at London-by-Sea, or Brighton as it’s otherwise known. You can read more about her travels at: www.postcardstomysister.wordpress.com.

Website: https://postcardstomysister.wordpress.com/


Posts by Megan Donnelly:

Taking the Tube: Eight Tips For Riding the London Underground

Taking the Tube: Eight Tips For Riding the London Underground

The London Underground is both famous and infamous. Stretching far and wide across London and connecting with stations nationally and internationally, it’s truly comprehensive, but it can also be jam packed and chaotic. And who really enjoys the Underground and its masses of commuters? Despite the Tube’s faults, it truly is the fastest and most economical way to get around London. ... Read More

Movie Locations To Look Out For In London

Movie Locations To Look Out For In London

Remember the stunning London backdrop in Love Actually? Just don’t forget Hugh Grant’s dapper dancing moves in his office. If you’re a movie-buff, London has been the destination for some of the most memorable movies in cinematic history. From Harry Potter to James Bond, Notting Hill to Bridget Jones’s Diary. Read on as we reveal some of the most famous filming locations around London! ... Read More

Stanfords: The World’s Largest Map Store

Stanfords: The World’s Largest Map Store

For the travel enthusiast, a visit to Stanfords, the world’s largest map store, is a must while on your London vacation. Located in the heart of Covent Garden, this store has a wealth of inspirational travel books, maps and globe-themed items. The amazing staff will have you coming back if only just for their expertise. A day out shopping in Covent Garden is simply not complete without a visit to Stanfords! ... Read More

Top 5 Cinemas To Visit In London

Top 5 Cinemas To Visit In London

You can discover the best of contemporary and classic film culture at London’s top cinemas! Whether you’re looking for the latest action-flick, a romantic comedy, or a much-loved cultural gem, London’s movie-scene has it all. We have selected our top 5 favorite cinemas for you and your family to enjoy. So, grab yourself a bag of popcorn, sit back and enjoy an afternoon at the movies. ... Read More

Taste of London 2015: The Festive Edition

Taste of London 2015: The Festive Edition

If you’re thinking London tastes like a fried breakfast, an Indian takeaway and perhaps few chips, then think on. London is bursting with different flavours from across the globe, and there’s no better way to excite your taste buds and learn a little about the London food scene then by taking a trip to the Taste of London Festival. ... Read More

Party Through London with the Lord Mayor’s Show!

Party Through London with the Lord Mayor’s Show!

How often can you join in with an event that has been running for 800 years? The Lord Mayor’s Show officially marks the election of the new Lord Mayor of London, an annually elected ambassador for the City of London. This year why not watch the celebration itself, taking place in central London on November 14th? ... Read More

Catch Sensational Butterflies at the Natural History Museum!

Catch Sensational Butterflies at the Natural History Museum!

Excite your senses at the Sensational Butterfly exhibition at the Natural History Museum! See caterpillars from across the globe grow, change and take flight as stunning butterflies at this beautiful exhibition. ... Read More

Keen for Green? Visit Kew Gardens for a Spicy Festival!

Keen for Green? Visit Kew Gardens for a Spicy Festival!

Running until September 6th, Kew Garden’s Full of Spice exhibition delivers a feast of colour, smell and taste for you to enjoy. With steamy, tropical greenhouses bursting with plants from across the globe as well as wide-open spaces to picnic, Kew Gardens is the perfect city escape. ... Read More

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. ... Read More

Seaside Fun & The Brighton Festival – A Lovely Day Trip from London!

Seaside Fun & The Brighton Festival – A Lovely Day Trip from London!

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside! Especially, when there is a festival to enjoy. The Brighton Festival 2015 runs from May 2nd – 24th this year and offers a host of fun and fascinating events. ... Read More

Attention Harry Potter Fans: Hop Aboard the Hogwarts Express!

Attention Harry Potter Fans: Hop Aboard the Hogwarts Express!

Want to travel into the world of Harry Potter? Then it’s time to step aboard the Hogwarts Express! The Harry Potter Studio Tour now includes access to completely recreated Platform 9 and 3/4s featuring the original Hogwarts Express steam engine. All aboard! ... Read More

Why You Need to Visit London’s Design Museum Now

Why You Need to Visit London’s Design Museum Now

Design lovers: This is your last year to visit London’s excellent Design Museum in its current historic warehouse home before it closes for a big move to Kensington in 2016. Check out the iconic setting near the Thames while you can! ... Read More

Buy a SIM Card to Save Big on Roaming Charges!

Buy a SIM Card to Save Big on Roaming Charges!

Planning to make calls or use travel apps on your smartphone while in London? It’s the best way to keep in touch with family or work while traveling, too. Check out our tips for where to buy a SIM card when you arrive to save big on roaming charges! ... Read More

Happy Birthday Tower Bridge!

Happy Birthday Tower Bridge!

To celebrate 120 years since Tower Bridge first opened for traffic, the London Guildhall Art Gallery has a free exhibition celebrating London’s most iconic bridge open now until April 26th. A fascinating and fun glimpse into the past! ... Read More

Beware the Jabberwocky!

Beware the Jabberwocky!

The Little Angel Theatre Company has brought to life Lewis Carroll’s delightful nonsense poem The Jabberwocky. If you’re coming to London later in the year, then look out for Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and other puppet treats for a fun and unique London theatre experience! ... Read More

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