The Best of Londonist This Week

A Naughty and Secret Short Cut in Central London

Secret snickleway.


Beautifully Presented Dishes Give Us a Taste of the Mediterranean at Omar's Place

Culinary experimentation done well.


Rooftop Bars and Terraces Which Are Open in London All Year Round

Booze with views, all year round.


The Tiny House With an Amazing Address

A little piece of history.


Here's How to Have a Great Week in London on a Budget.

Make a lego playground and amateur album art.


In Search of London's Little Italy

Any Roman remains left in Clerkenwell?


Fantastic Things to Do in London This Week: 23-29 April

Kraft a kokedama and visit a fancy car boot sale.


There's a Plaque to Another Sherlock Near Baker Street

There's a real Sherlock near Baker Street...


Find Out if Your Travel Moaning Is Justified With This List of London's Least Punctual Bus Routes

Where does your postcode rank?


Is This Mystery Stone Part of the Old Ludgate?

Bet you never noticed...


London's Never-Ending Glut of Memorials to Shakespeare

All the city's a stage for the Bard's memorials.


The Beauty and Sadness in the World Captured in Photographs

Stunning photographs from around the world.


A Spectacular Display of Sculpture Comes to the British Museum

Did you know The Kiss depicts an adulterous clinch?


Women-Only Work Spaces Are Springing Up in London but Are They a Good Thing?

We went inside London's latest female-only member's club to find out.


Things to Do This Weekend in London: 28-29 April 2018

Have a spellbinding weekend at Brompton Cemetery.


NE: The Lost Postal District That Lingers on in Street Signs

Ever noticed that there's no NE postcode?


Psst! There's a Secret Doctor Who Themed Museum in East London (And Yes, It's Hidden Through a Tardis)

Enter through the Tardis...


Here's How Londoners Are Turning Their Lunchtime Spending Into Saving

Saving? Easy.


Things to Do Today in London: Thursday 26 April 2018

Did somebody say free beer?


Descend Underground and Listen to Echoing Lamentations

Is this a step too far for Londoners?


Germany's Trialling Free Public Transport - Could London Ever Do the Same?

Is it as ridiculous as it sounds?


50% of Us Are Now Using Contactless on the Tube. Are You?

Are you a contactless or an Oyster person?


Visit the Secret West London Grotto That's Only Just Reopened to the Public

Eerie yet fascinating.


Discover London Through Its Stories With Cityread Festival, Back for Its Seventh Year

Events are taking place across 26 London boroughs


One of the Best Chinese Meals We've Ever Had

Great food, service and decor.


Ever Tried 'Regal Indian' Dishes? Now You Can...

Big, loud flavours.


Parents: Tried This Peter Rabbit-Themed Farm?

Know someone who loves Peter Rabbit?


TfL Launches Priority Seating Week

The anniversary of the Please Offer Me A Seat badge.


Get a Taste of Thailand With a £50 Voucher to One of London's Top Thai Restaurants

We're giving away eight £50 vouchers to some of London's top Thai restaurants


A First Look at Parliament Square's New Millicent Fawcett Statue

Also Parliament Square's first statue made BY a woman.


This Hand-Drawn Map Shows What Bermondsey Used to Smell Like

Thankfully many are resigned to the past.


Did This Creepy Victorian Story Influence Dickens?

This creeped us out.


We're All Abuzz Over This New Honey Bee Themed Afternoon Tea in Bloomsbury

Call that a sweet tooth?


V&A Impresses With This Nuanced Fashion Exhibition

Nothing says glamour like a pair of decapitated birds.


The Story of Tina Turner's Life Is Told in This New Musical

Simply the best.


This Royal Ballet Triple Bill Has All Emotions Covered

The evening may begin with a tear, but it'll end with laughter


Forget the Rainbow, Taste the Magic Instead at This Enchanting Cocktail Making Masterclass

Snape certainly wouldn't approve.


You’re Unlikely to Find the Comedy as Funny as It Finds Itself in These Nine One-Act Plays

Nine one-act plays in one night?


Blasting Off on London's South Bank: The Space-Themed Afternoon Tea With a View

Plus views over the Thames


Chicago Returns to the West End for One Hell of a Ride

Cuba Gooding Jr gives it the star treatment.


Theatre Review: There Ain't Nothing Like These Dire Dames

"An hour-long self-indulgent mess"


Chocolate-Stuffed Calzones Have Arrived in London and We Couldn't Be Happier About It

Reese's vs Kinder Bueno. Fight!


Theatre Review: 4.48 Psychosis

Sarah Kane's bleak masterpiece.