Best Of Londonist: 17 September 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

This Is What the Tube Map Looks Like in 3D

You can even see the trains passing through the tunnels


These Tenants Pay £15 Rent a Week... But Is It Worth It?

We speak to tenants who do.


Be Inspired by Harry Potter: A History of Magic and Explore the British Library Collections

Check out these courses at the British Library.


Are These London's Best Sam Smith's Pubs?

Ours is a pint of extra stout, thanks.


5 Secrets of Smithfield Market

The market with its own police station.


Guess How Many Cups of Tea Are Drunk in London Every Minute?

Check out this infographic.


Ever Been to This Little-Known Clerkenwell Museum?

A guided tour worth doing.


This Is How an American Would Have Solved London's Transport Problems

Ideas from the past.


One of London's Best Sculptures Finally Sees the Light

Knight of the Long Knives.


What Would Happen if North Korea Nuked London?

Hypothetically, of course


What's the Only Underground Station That Contains None of the Letters in Londonist?

If you get half marks, you're doing well


See the Final Bit of Crossrail Track Being Laid Into Place

We can't wait.


Ever Played the Finchley Central Game?

Anyone up for a game in the comments beneath?


London's Best Places for Drinking Sake

Exotic sake menus.


Learn How to Blend Whisky Like a Pro With This Chivas Regal Masterclass

One for the whisky-buffs out there.


Hear About the Whales That Lived in the Thames?

Time to unearth the treasure.


The 600 Year Old City of London Soundscape Is About to Come to Life

Enter The House of Sound at Guildhall.


Recognise Dalston in This Monster-Filled Graphic Novel?

Monsterzz. They're basically the new fixie bike.


A 200-Year-Old Hyperloop From Greenwich to India

It might happen.


See These Balloons Over the City?

Missed it? Put this in your diary for next year...


Wellcome Collection Does It Again With Another Great Exhibition

Free to visit


Boat + Beer + Quiz + Beefeater = ?

Totally Thames event.


Visiting Liverpool Street? Go See This Bonkers Sculpture

Modern art is full of hot air...


The Trivago Woman Has Been Spotted Defacing Her Own Posters on the Tube

Ad campaign extension or nervous breakdown?


Check Out These Stunning Wildlife Photographer of the Year Images

Wish we could take pictures as good as this.


How a Fake Lion Caused an Elephant Stampede in London

At the 1930 Lord Mayor's Show.


Got a Chai Craving? We've Tracked Down the Best

How do you feel about fudge chai?


This Quirky Art Installation Has Hatched in Elephant & Castle

Is it eggs-cellent or eggs-cruciating?


The Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming to London

Lots of household names in the making here.


Food Review: We Didn't Know Quinoa Could Actually Be Interesting

We didn't know quinoa could actually be interesting


Why Don’t You Come on Over Valerie? The Remarkable Lady Meux

Whisking Temple Bar off to Hertfordshire


Rachel Whiteread Takes Over Tate Britain With Her Casts

Cast of a chicken shed anyone?


The Scythians Have Ridden Into the British Museum

War, trade and diplomacy.


Thunderbirds Are Go, to Take Over the Cable Car

This is so going to backfire if the cable car breaks down.


There's Now a Wicked-Themed Afternoon Tea

Plenty of sand-witches


Finally, Someone's Made a Vegan Pizza That Actually Tastes Good

Firezza is worth a visit.


How Much Do You Really Know About Sherlock Holmes? Listen to This Podcast and Find Out

Did Conan Doyle actually invent the famous deerstalker?


The Museum of London Want Some of the Infamous 'Fatberg'

A delicious recipe of condensed nappies, wet wipes, fat and oil.