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.

Roof East Is Smashing Summer Out Of The Park With Booze, Views And Games Aplenty

Roof East Is Smashing Summer Out Of The Park With Booze, Views And Games Aplenty

This Stratford car park has never looked so good. | By Eleana Overett
North London's Best Beer Gardens

North London's Best Beer Gardens

Al fresco up north. | By M@
Take A Walk Through The City Of London's Pocket Parks

Take A Walk Through The City Of London's Pocket Parks

Oases in the city. | By M@
How To Visit 30 Towns In One Afternoon

How To Visit 30 Towns In One Afternoon

Marvellous museum, just off the M25. | By M@
Secret Gardens, Private Islands And Wildlife Aplenty... All At The End Of A TfL Bus Route

Secret Gardens, Private Islands And Wildlife Aplenty... All At The End Of A TfL Bus Route

Stunning views over the Kent countryside. | By Laura Reynolds
Six Ways The Return Of Floating Walkways Would Improve London

Six Ways The Return Of Floating Walkways Would Improve London

We're peddling pedways. | By Harry Rosehill
How To Queue For Wimbledon

How To Queue For Wimbledon

There are rules. Lots of them. Thank goodness. | By Londonist Staff
TfL Wants Londoners To Get Off The Tube And Walk

TfL Wants Londoners To Get Off The Tube And Walk

Anyone up for a self-proclaimed odyssey? | By Harry Rosehill
See A Spitfire And Typhoon In Guildhall Yard, Right Now

See A Spitfire And Typhoon In Guildhall Yard, Right Now

Chocks away! | By M@
Sensational Butterflies Has Landed In Kensington And It's Absolutely Magical

Sensational Butterflies Has Landed In Kensington And It's Absolutely Magical

Get up close to the winged wonders. | By Laura Reynolds
This Giant, Inflatable Obstacle Course Is Coming To London And It Looks Epic

This Giant, Inflatable Obstacle Course Is Coming To London And It Looks Epic

300m of bouncy fun. | By Londonist Staff
A Guide To London's Outdoor Cinemas 2018

A Guide To London's Outdoor Cinemas 2018

Ditch the multiplex. | By Laura Reynolds
Fancy A Whizz Around And Under The Thames Inside A Killer Whale?

Fancy A Whizz Around And Under The Thames Inside A Killer Whale?

Dive four metres deep, jump six metres high. | By Robert Greene
Get Lost In The Multi-Level Labyrinth That Is The Barbican Estate

Get Lost In The Multi-Level Labyrinth That Is The Barbican Estate

Follow the golden line... | By M@
Top 10 Things To Do In And Around Euston Station

Top 10 Things To Do In And Around Euston Station

Waiting for your train needn't be dull. | By M@
10 Stunning Trees To Enjoy In London While You're Having A Pint

10 Stunning Trees To Enjoy In London While You're Having A Pint

Good boozer + beautiful trees = bliss. | By Londonist
This Is Why You Should Put London Wetland Centre On Your Spring/Summer To Do List

This Is Why You Should Put London Wetland Centre On Your Spring/Summer To Do List

Escape the city. | By Londonist Staff
Behind The Tourist Trap: 10 Secrets Of Tower Bridge

Behind The Tourist Trap: 10 Secrets Of Tower Bridge

Prepare to be riveted... | By Londonist Staff
Would You Jump 160ft From A Giant Crane Next To The O2 Arena?

Would You Jump 160ft From A Giant Crane Next To The O2 Arena?

One for the daredevils. | By Robert Greene
Are These London's Most Instagrammable Houses?

Are These London's Most Instagrammable Houses?

The vibrant streets of Primrose Hill. | By Londonist Staff
Watch The Snow Sweep Into London In This Beautiful Timelapse Footage

Watch The Snow Sweep Into London In This Beautiful Timelapse Footage

And a marvellous sunset to boot. | By Londonist Staff
Behind England's Largest Listed Building: The Alexandra And Ainsworth Estate

Behind England's Largest Listed Building: The Alexandra And Ainsworth Estate

A brutalist masterpiece. | By Harry Rosehill
Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Never Been To Hampstead Heath? This Is What You're Missing Out On

Make some memories. | By Londonist Staff
The Singing Grave In Islington You're Actually Invited To Dance On

The Singing Grave In Islington You're Actually Invited To Dance On

Most fitting for a clown. | By Londonist Staff