Celebrate London’s History At The Lord Mayor’s Show

Celebrate London’s History At The Lord Mayor’s Show

On November 12th, Londoners and visitors alike will take part in a celebrated tradition dating back hundreds of years: The Lord Mayor’s Show. This annual event attracts thousands of visitors who line the streets, come rain or shine. Make sure you don’t miss this historic, annual tradition! ... Read More

Spitalfields: A Dark History Of London’s Trendy Neighborhood

Spitalfields: A Dark History Of London’s Trendy Neighborhood

From being one of London’s most dangerous slums, to one of the city’s most interesting neighborhoods, the streets of Spitalfields are paved in blood, diverse cultures and some of the best places to shop and dine. Read on to discover more about this fantastic neighborhood and its world-famous history! ... Read More

Here’s Why You Want to Stay in a London Mews

Here’s Why You Want to Stay in a London Mews

A stay in one of our luxurious ‘mews’ properties is like taking a vacation into London’s historical past! Find out about the history of mews houses and how they have become some of the most desirable homes in all of London. ... Read More

Book Review | Mysterious London in “Dark Fire” by C.J. Sansom

Book Review | Mysterious London in “Dark Fire” by C.J. Sansom

If you enjoy reading about London, then C.J. Sansom book “Dark Fire” is a must read. From the history of London to present day discoveries in the City, we cover it all in our review of Sansom’s mystery. ... Read More

Benjamin Franklin House Museum

Benjamin Franklin House Museum

On a quiet street near Trafalgar Square lies a surprising secret. The Benjamin Franklin House is the sole surviving residence of one of the America’s great Founding Fathers. Find out more about this special museum in London! ... Read More

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. ... Read More

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! ... Read More

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