Cycle Challenge – London 2011

London Cycle Challenge

The London Cycle Challenge is One of the Cycle Events of London’s Cycle Revolution: If all of a sudden you’re noticing a lot of people cycling in London, it’s because the London Cycle Challenge 2011 is on. The Cycle Challenge is a cycling competition to see which team can cycle the most miles in a […]

A Chance to Visit the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace

Grand Staircase © Viator

You Can See the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace When the Queen is Away: Hot off the Royal Wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton, what a great time it is to visit Buckingham Palace. The Palace’s 19 State Rooms are usually open to the public for a limited time, between July to September, when […]

The Royal Wedding of William and Kate – A Short Film

Wedding couple

Royal Britain – A Short Film about William and Kate and The Royal Wedding: Since the November 2010 announcement that Prince William and Kate Middleton are getting married, there’s been much written and said about the Royal Wedding. By now, every angle of the wedding details has been discussed by social and royal commentators, royal […]

Festival of Britain – 60th Anniversary

Festival of Britain 1951

60 Years on, The Legacy and Influence of the Festival of Britain Lives On: The Festival of Britain is 60 years old this year and to commemorate its 60th anniversary, London’s Southbank Centre is holding a four-month long festival from April to September. Launched in 1951 on the South Bank of the Thames, the Festival […]

London Secret Gardens and Squares

Tavistock Square Garden © Courtesy VisitBritain

An Opportunity to Take a Peak into London’s Secret Gardens and Private Squares: For the gardening enthusiasts and those interested in discovering more about London, the London Open Garden Squares Weekend is an ideal opportunity to take a look into some of London’s private squares and secret gardens. Around 200 private squares and other hidden […]

Royal Philharmonic Goes Symphonic Rock at the Albert Hall

Symphonic Rock @ The Royal Albert

Rock Symphonies by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Albert Hall: Experience the thrill of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performing legendary rock anthems on the magnificent Royal Albert Hall stage. This very popular Royal Philharmonic meets legendary rock concert is now in its sixth sell-out year. Symphonic Rock 2011 features classic hits by Coldplay, Robbie Williams, […]

The Wimbledon Queue – A New Museum Exhibition

1934 Wimbledon Queue - Courtesy VisitBritain

Wimbledon Tennis Championships Have a Queueing Code of Conduct: With so many new talents each year, the Wimbledon Tennis Championships has never been more exciting. This Grand Slam tournament is an event that is keenly followed by millions around the world and every year, for more than a century, Wimbledon has attracted more spectators than […]

Tower of London – A New Permanent Exhibition

Tower of London - Courtesy VisitBritain

Tower of London – A New Exhibition Explores  The Building’s History: Having once served as a fortress, a palace, a prison, a base for royal power and now home to the Crown Jewels, the Tower of London is a building with a remarkable history. For over 900 years, it has been home to many British […]

Tickets for the 2012 Olympics – When and How to Buy?

Olympics Mascots - Photo Courtesy VisitBritain

When do the Tickets for the 2012 Olympics Go on Sale? The full sports competition schedule for the London Olympics has been published by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), IOC has rubber-stamped it, the venues have been decided, so when do the tickets for the 2012 Olympics go on […]

Dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum – London

Age of Dinosaurs © Natural History Museum

Age of Dinosaurs – Monsters from the Jurassic Age at the Natural History Museum: London it seems is full of dinosaurs this summer. First, Dinosaurs have been Unleashed at the O2 Arena, and now the London Natural History Museum is to hold a major exhibition about dinosaurs this summer. The ‘Age of the Dinosaur’ shows […]