Great Outdoors

Londonist's guide to  things to do in London including everything from the best parks to summer events, activities, open-air cinema, outdoor and more.

Nostalgic Video Compares 1970s Regent's Canal To Modern Day

Nostalgic Video Compares 1970s Regent's Canal To Modern Day

No Camden Market. | By M@
18 London Buses That Take You Beyond The M25

18 London Buses That Take You Beyond The M25

Get adventurous. | By Sam Cullen
Where (And When) To See Cherry Blossom In London

Where (And When) To See Cherry Blossom In London

The best spots for snapping sakura. | By Laura Reynolds
London's Saddest Statue... But Who Is He?

London's Saddest Statue... But Who Is He?

Let's see if we can cheer him up. | By M@
Big London Night Walk: Register Now, To Help Big Issue Vendors

Big London Night Walk: Register Now, To Help Big Issue Vendors

Walk through the night for charity. | By M@
A New Roof Garden Just Opened In The City Of London

A New Roof Garden Just Opened In The City Of London

And it's completely free. | By Harry Rosehill
London National Park City Is Happening, But Needs Your Help

London National Park City Is Happening, But Needs Your Help

Spread the green word. | By M@
In London On Wednesday? Prepare To Hear Some Very Loud Bangs

In London On Wednesday? Prepare To Hear Some Very Loud Bangs

103 of them, to be precise. | By Laura Reynolds
Let It Snow (drop)! London's Going Snowdrop Crazy This Month

Let It Snow (drop)! London's Going Snowdrop Crazy This Month

The flower that's about to take over your Instagram feed. | By Laura Reynolds
6 Of The Best Romantic London Days Out

6 Of The Best Romantic London Days Out

London day trips, for lovers. | By Zoe Craig
Dazzling Photos Of Canary Wharf Winter Lights 2019

Dazzling Photos Of Canary Wharf Winter Lights 2019

Dancing fountains, angel wings, and a light maze. | By Laura Reynolds
Illuminated River: What Is It, And When Will The Thames Bridges Be Lit Up?

Illuminated River: What Is It, And When Will The Thames Bridges Be Lit Up?

The River Thames is getting lit. | By Laura Reynolds
Is Bloomberg Mixing The World's Biggest G&T?

Is Bloomberg Mixing The World's Biggest G&T?

Huge ice blocks appear near Bank. | By Laura Reynolds
A Walk Along Fleet Street At 5am

A Walk Along Fleet Street At 5am

In search of news ghosts. | By Londonist
Christmas At Kew Gardens 2018: In Photos

Christmas At Kew Gardens 2018: In Photos

Over a million lights make it the best year yet. | By Laura Reynolds
After Dark At Chiswick House: A First Look At London's New Light Festival

After Dark At Chiswick House: A First Look At London's New Light Festival

Take a selfie beneath a supermoon. | By Laura Reynolds
Where To Find Hedgehogs In Central London

Where To Find Hedgehogs In Central London

Just one prickle of hedgehogs left. | By M@
The 10 Most Unlikely Bird Watching Spots In London

The 10 Most Unlikely Bird Watching Spots In London

Feathers in unexpected places. | By Londonist
What Does London Look Like If You're Homeless? Join An Unseen Tour And Find Out

What Does London Look Like If You're Homeless? Join An Unseen Tour And Find Out

Great quality, great value, great cause. | By Rami Abukalam
Where To Go Pumpkin Picking Near London

Where To Go Pumpkin Picking Near London

Pumpkin patches and farms ripe for the picking this Halloween. | By Laura Reynolds
Battersea Park First Thing In The Morning Is Absolutely Glorious

Battersea Park First Thing In The Morning Is Absolutely Glorious

Set your alarms, it's worth it. | By Rami Abukalam
Where To Watch Fireworks On Bonfire Night 2018 In London

Where To Watch Fireworks On Bonfire Night 2018 In London

Celebrate Guy Fawkes with a bang. | By Laura Reynolds
Anchors Away! Boat Down One Of The Most Scenic Stretches Of The Thames

Anchors Away! Boat Down One Of The Most Scenic Stretches Of The Thames

A million miles away from the city... | By Londonist Staff
Unique Chance To Touch A Dinosaur*

Unique Chance To Touch A Dinosaur*

Crystal Palace dinosaurs open to free tours. | By M@