The Best of Londonist This Week

Struggling to Come Up With Cheap Summer Holiday Plans? We've Got It Covered.

How does a free entry cider festival sound?


Things to Do This Week in London: 16-22 July 2018

Ever heard of neon naked life drawing?


Thrilling Things to Do This Weekend in London: 21-22 July

Food, blues, and botanical drawing.


What's Your Commute? Romford to Tring

Here's an unenviable commute of epic proportions


The Party Is on as StrEATlife Festival Returns to Ally Pally

Including a free DJ set from the Scratch Perverts


In Pictures: The Best Banners From London's Trump Protest

"You are a very very bad man Donald".


Worldwide Street Art Tour the Power of 5 Is Coming to Shoreditch

We'll raise a (whisky) glass to that.


London as It Might Have Been.

The city that might have been.


Ride on a 1930s Tube Train This September

Dust off your finest Rayon tea dress.


This Article Explains How Having a £70K Job in London Is Still Basically Like Being in a Ray Mears Show

Bloody hell.


Jinjuu's Brunch Is a Feast for the Eyes and the Stomach

Eat your heat out.


Why I'll Miss TfL Rail

Farewell, fleeting friend.


This Frida Kahlo Afternoon Tea Pairs English Tradition With Mexican Tastes Beautifully

Not a single dud note.


A Look Into Shoreditch's Future With Its New Midnight Curfew

Can you imagine an empty Shoreditch on a Saturday night?


Singing Sculptures and a Fallen Pope: These Are the Biggest Exhibitions in London Right Now

East, North or Central London?


How Much Do You Really Know About Fortnum & Mason?

Four centuries of historical tidbits.


How English Cities Got Their Names

What's the only city named after a woman?


25ft Half Naked Jeff Goldblum Appears in Front of Tower Bridge

This is more terrifying than any velociraptor...


Tube Maps + Minecraft = Genius. Why Did We Never Think of Mixing the Two?

Now we feel like we wasted our childhood...


Things to Do Today in London: Friday 20 July 2018

From the sounds of Colombia to Columbia Road.


Ride the Old Central Line in a Steam Train, Thanks to the Epping Ongar Railway

Vintage buses, too.


Don't Miss the Smørrebrød at This City Scandi Spot

Summer food, Scandi style


This Instagram Account Documents London's Launderettes

Soapy scenes from around the capital


What's Happening With London's Transport Over the August Bank Holiday 2018?

What's closed, what's diverted, and where to avoid.


The Best Pubs With Live Irish Music

For those in need of a session.


Alan Bennett’s Sprightly New Play Champions Care for the Elderly

Another excellent output from Alan Bennett and Nicholas Hytner.


Crab Gets a Carb Makeover at Claw

Cheesy, rich comfort food


The Cable Car Is the Least Used Emoji on Twitter. But That Can't Be Right

How could London's most necessary transport link get so little emoji love?


You'll Soon Be Hearing a New Announcement on TfL Services

Necessary or patronising?


Cruise the Canals on Board the Wood's Navy Rum Boat

Cocktails galore.


A Monster Calls Is So Much Better Than It Has Any Right to Be

A monstrous yew tree comes to life and it's incredible


Fulham Gets a Kick of Heat With the Arrival of Dip in Brilliant

Bold name. A little too bold.


5 Things We Learnt From Trump's Visit

He'll probably sue London.


Three Puppies Dumped in a Bin Bag Were Rescued by Battersea and Named After Harry Potter Characters

An adorable end to a sad story.


It Happened in Key West Is a Polished New Musical Toeing the Line Between Comedy and Horror

An intrinsically likeable musical


Lovely Levantine Mezze Means We're Spoilt for Choice at Ceru

Step aside houmous, we've found a new favourite dip.


Is London Just Becoming One Giant Ruddy Playground?

For some of us, Fun House never ended.


Selfridges Are Now Selling Jet Suits

Man filmed flying round back of store.


Move Over Ultimate Frisbee, Disc Golf Has Arrived in London and It's Blimmin' Addictive

There's an entire course to get stuck into.


Did You Know That Parliament Puts on Special Tours Just for Families?

Budding politician in the ranks? They'll love this...


Historical Cocktail Recipes to Try Yourself: Admiral Edward Russell Punch

Best served from a fountain.


Go to a Music Festival... On Top of the O2

Warm scrumpy not provided.


Vote Now: Which of These Murals Should Grace Walthamstow?

Votes needed in this new memorial mural in Walthamstow


Euston Station to Close for Three Weekends This Summer

That trip to Coventry will have to wait.


How Commuters Reacted to the Latest Thameslink Timetable Changes

A mixed bag.


Theatre Review: End of the Pier at Park Theatre

The dark side of the comedy world.


Men Children? How DARE This Oxford Street Store Call Us Men Children?!

The nerve.


Live: Trump Baby Has Lift-Off!

Guardian's video feed.


Which Songs Earn the Most Money for Buskers on the Underground?

A scientific breakdown of where and what to busk on the tube


Parliament Celebrates 100 Years of Women's Suffrage With a Major New Exhibition and Tours

Step inside Westminster Hall, and discover the story of women in Parliament


London's Dullest Plaque?

Try reading it without yawning.


Where to Watch England vs Belgium in the 3rd Place Playoff

One last push.


The Library That Lends Out Telescopes

In Leicester Square, of all places.