The O2 Arena – A World Class Entertainment Destination

The O2 Arena, London

The O2 Arena – The First Purpose Built Music Venue Since the Royal Albert Hall in 1871: As far as world-class entertainment venues go, The O2 in London is one of largest entertainment complexes in Europe.  Under its white iconic Dome, the biggest of its type in the world, The O2 houses a state-of-the-art live […]

The Roundhouse – A Popular London Performing Arts Venue

Roundhouse Camden, London

The Roundhouse is Music and Theatre Venue in Camden, London: For live music, theatre, dance and other performing arts in London, the Roundhouse in Camden is one of the more popular venues with an international program of events. From rock concerts to classical music, stand-up comics to poetry slams, i-Tunes Festivals to the Camden Fringe, […]

Royal Opera House or Covent Garden

Covent Garden Opera House

London’s Royal Opera House is Commonly Referred to as Covent Garden: London’s world-famous Royal Opera House is more commonly referred to as ‘Covent Garden’ because of its location. For anyone interested in enjoying ballet or opera in London, the Royal Opera House is home of the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet and the ROH Orchestra. […]

Open House London 2011

Open House London - Daily Express Building

Open House London Lets You See Some Usually Inaccessible Buildings For Free: We have our friend Neil to thank for making us aware of Open House London, an annual London event when some 700 buildings are open to the public and admission is FREE. Open House London takes place on a weekend in September and […]

London for Free – Historic London Houses and Sites

London Wall

London for Free – Many of the Historic London Houses and Sites are Free: We often hear people complaining that London is an expensive city. But this does not have to be the case.  Apart from your accommodation and food, it is possible to have a great time in London without spending a penny…well, maybe […]

Art in London: The Best Art Galleries in London are Free

National Gallery, London

Art in London – The Top London Art Galleries are Free: London has some of the best art galleries in the world and the sheer amount of world-class artworks will keep art lovers quite busy during their London holidays. And the good news is that most of the city’s top art galleries in London are […]

Free London Museums – Part 1

Sealing the Bank of England Charter 1694

Free London Museums – Many of London’s World-Class Museums are Free: The best things in London are free, and this is certainly true of London’s world-class museums.   The British Museum, one of the capital’s top attractions, is one of the free London museums.   In the British Museum alone are some 1.5 million objects and it […]

Free London Museums – Part 2

Museum of London, Docklands

Free London Museums – Many of London’s World-Class Museums are Free: Part 2 of 3 Museum Description Museum of London The Museum of London traces the social history of London from 450,000BC to the present time.  Historic objects and exhibitions tell the story of the London’s turbulent past. Through its many galleries, visitors can discover […]

Free London Museums – Part 3

Science Museum

Free London Museums – Many of London’s World-Class Museums are Free: Part 3 of 3 Museum Description Science Museum At the London Science Museum you can see Stephenson’s Rocket, the Apollo 10 command module and loads of interactive exhibits for adults and children. Spread over seven floors of galleries, visitors can encounter the past, present […]

Museum of London – Explores Prehistoric London to Today

Museum of London

The Museum of London Covers London’s History From Prehistoric Times to the Present: History and heritage are the most influential reasons why people choose to visit London.  However, there is such a wealth of attractions in the City of London that visitors usually only scratch the surface of what there is to see here.  But, […]